ALUMNI & SBIR/STTR WINNERS

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Babel analytics

Tulsa, OK

Catherine Ha, Co-founder & CEO

William Booker, Co-Founder & CTO

Tech: A handheld medical decision support tool that allows primary care physicians to rapidly assess retinal health using AI. 

BabelAnalytics.net

Tony Weedn, Founder & CEO

base connect

Enid, OK

Tech: Cutting-edge software applications built for military operators by military operators. Connecting troops, communities, and businesses to save lives, time, and resources.

BaseConnect.com

EMBEDDETECH

Tulsa, OK

Jonathon Torkelson

Founder & CEO

Tech: Embedded systems design workflow and content platform that allows custom embedded application hardware to be effortlessly virtualized. 

Embeddetech.com

excitant therepeutics

Oklahoma City, OK

Younghwa "Henry" Shin, Ph.D.

Founder & CEO

Tech: Pre-clinical ophthalmic research to enhance the current standard of care for ophthalmic diseases.

Excithera.com

GHOST DISPLAY

Tulsa, OK

DoYoung Kim, Ph.D., Founder 

Tech: OLED displays without rigid, fragile, and opaque TFT backplanes for real-flexible and high-transparent display screens. 

LinkedIn.com

ITTYBAM

OKC, OK

Daniel France, Founder

Tech: A web and mobile application that streamlines the process of connecting foster parents with children in need.

Ittybam.com

MITO MATERIALS

Indianapolis, IN

Haley Keith, Co-founder & CEO

Kevin Keith, Co-founder & Head of Product

Tech: A proprietary graphene functionalization technique that allows the development of hybrid polymer modifiers for use in all industries. 

MitoMaterials.com

next frontier

Norman, OK

Prakash Vedula

Founder & CEO

Tech: Software suite of novel computational tools for fast, efficient, and reliable prediction of complex hypersonic flows relevant to high-speed ISR missions.

LinkedIn.com

ocupath

OKC, OK

Greg Hallman

Founder & CEO

Tech: Virtual reality-enhanced training to create realistic workplace experiences and allow employees to take risks while working in demanding environments. 

Ocupath.com

raven 3d

Norman, OK

Blake Herren, Co-founder & Director of R&D

Ryan Cowdery, Co-founder

Tech: Direct ink writing technology to significantly improve layer stacking and allow for rapid microwave-curing.

LinkedIn.com

vertiprime

Duncan, OK

Michael Morford, Founder & CEO

Tech: Technology procurement framework to help solve issues around part obsolescence, the absence of technical data packages, and outdated manufacturing methods.

VertiPrime.com

weatherdeep

Norman, OK

Ashton Robinson Cook, Ph.D., Founder

Tech: A long-range weather forecasting model for tornados, hailstorms, and severe winds.

LinkedIn.com

xworks

Tulsa, OK

Brian Meier, Founder 

Tech: A Robotic Docking and Interchange Station that can link the global market of drones into a truly autonomous unit.

XWorkshd.com

"Thanks to OK Catalyst, the awards I've gotten through the SBIR program have helped me not just professionally, but personally as well. I'm able to be at a table and part of a conversation most people like me normally wouldn't be a part of. I've been given a seat at the table and a voice."

GREG HALMAN・ FOUNDER & CEO, OCUPATH