Frank and Ellen Daveler Entrepreneurship Program

2016 Award Winners

Niharika Baviriseaty

Niharika Baviriseaty
Niharika is a junior in Biomedical Sciences & Information Technology at the University of South Florida and is the owner of Diabetas. Diabetas is a mobile app that improves self-management adherence for diabetic patients using a coaching and commitment system.


Emma Donahue

Emma Donahue
Emma is a junior in Public Health at the University of South Florida and is the owner of Sugar Sitters. Sugar Sitters is a website / mobile app that provides a platform for specialized babysitting service to families with children who are affected by Type 1 diabetes.


Bijen Patel

Bijen Patel
Bijen is a junior in Finance & Entrepreneurship at the University of Tampa and is the owner of SeedLance. SeedLance is an integrated mobile SMS platform designed to replace agencies by provide fair income and employee benefits to slum dwellers in India.


Nicholas Pavlakis

Nicholas Pavlakis
Nicholas is a junior in Business Management at the University of South Florida and is the owner of Project Kraken. Project Kraken is a pressure release clip designed to reverse an anchors director to solve a snagging problem.


Matt Phillips

Matt Phillips
Matt is a junior in Entrepreneurship at the University of Tampa and is the owner of LiftSync. LiftSync is a duel wristband workout system that uses weight attached RFID tags to track the power and speed of lifts on a mobile application.


Tina Piracci

Tina Piracci
Tina is a junior in Studio Art and Engineering at the University of South Florida and is the owner of 3D Print Studio. 3D Print Studio is a fun, creative space tailored to teach new users how to personalize and utilize 3D Prints in project-based classes.


Christopher Wagner

Christopher Wagner
Christopher is a junior in Economics at the Florida State University and is the owner of MyLocalHome. MyLocalHome is an online platform that facilitates the customer-vendor relationship for key, recurring home services.