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Meet the graduates of the Prepare 4 VC Accelerator program's cohort 5 as they present their startups to investors and community members.

About the event

Prepare 4 VC operates a 12 week accelerator program to get early stage startups investment-ready for their pre-seed and seed rounds of capital. Join us in hearing 4 presentations from our graduating cohort and connect with each of the founders to learn more about their ventures. We will be hosting in person at Venture Cafe in Cambridge as well as streaming to virtual attendees.

About the Startups

Coils To Locs led by Dianne Austin and Pamela Shaddock- There is a healthcare gap in the medical hair loss space where diverse wigs for curly-haired patients are not readily available. Coils to Locs solves this need by selling custom wigs wholesale into hospitals in addition to their own eCommerce direct to consumer platform.

PerniMed led by Mike Reyes- Partnering with the State of Rhode Island and Brown University, Pernimed is building a platform to digitize medical health records via blockchain protocols to serve the growing population of travelers, frequent movers and digital nomads.

Arro Social led by Phil Simpkins- Arro social's blockchain-based social network enables up and coming influencers a larger income opportunity than traditional platforms while servicing their followers with great content.


AO Planner led by Alisha Overton- Designed by administrative professionals for administrative professionals, the AO planner is a physical planner with digital tools to come that enables customers to experience organized bliss among all of the chaos of daily life.


Prepare 4 VC Accelerator Demo Day and Community Celebration

April 19 at 5 PM EST at Venture Cafe and streamed below

Join us in person at Venture Cafe Cambridge

In addition to the virtual event streamed above, we will be hosting this session live at Venture Cafe in Cambridge for all attendees to come out and watch the panel and network with each other.

A Startup Spring Event

Startup Spring summit powered by Prepare 4 VC

This is a Startup Spring event powered by Prepare 4 VC, in partnership with Boston New Technology, Startup Grind Boston and the TechCrunch Early Stage conference. Check out all of the weeks featured events at

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