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Gratavid: Using Tech to Transform Fundraising

Gratavid: Using Tech to Transform Fundraising

Gratavid and founder Will Trapp is looking to change organizations fundraise, helping increase donor retention through the use of personalized videos showing gratitude to donors and where exactly their donated dollars are going.

Gratavid (think gratitude video) is a platform that allows companies, schools, and organizations to connect and stay connected to their networks of clients and donors through customized videos set via email and text message.

The Blade Solution Aims to Transform Mowing Safety

The Blade Solution Aims to Transform Mowing Safety

Some of the best startups are born out of necessity. Innovative individuals set out to solve a problem, and as a result, a new company is created. That was certainly the case for retired cowboy and security consultant Richard Nevels.

A few years back, Nevels bought a ranch in Northwest Arkansas and quickly realized that mowing his nearly two-acre yard would be a challenge given the number of rocks and roots. “One of things we grow the best in Northwest Arkansas is rocks,” he joked.