Get Started Omaha
A premier startup event for entrepreneurs, investors, business executives and community members.

Get Started Omaha presented by Husch Blackwell highlighted 30 startups during a Startup Showcase (see companies below). These startups represent five industry tracks that include healthcare and education; manufacturing, transportation and logistics; food and agriculture; energy, natural resources and real estate; and technology and financial services. 

Business executives and community members selected a winner from each industry track and event attendees selected a People’s Choice Award winner, to include:

  • AuditMiner which allows 401k auditors to download standardized audit packages and pre-populated testing tempaltes for use during their audit fieldwork, no matter where the retirement plan assets are located.
  • Diversity Telehealth, a platform that solves the real problem of no-shows for both patients and physicians. 
  • EventVest, a platform for finding and promoting local events.
  • Leash Pet Transportation, a pet-only ride-share service that connects pet owners, pet care businesses and trusted drivers via a web platform, creating greater convenience for pet owners.
  • Sentinel Fertigation, an agricultural technology company that is leveraging multispectral imagery to anticiatpe crop nitrogen needs and provie proactive fertigation recommendations to farmers and their trusted advisors.
  • Swishboom, a mobile app that allows parents to book babysitters using trusted networks. 

These six startups then pitched for a grand prize of $25,000, awarded live during the event based on scores from a panel of venture capital judges.

Congratulations to Get Started Omaha Winner Swishboom!

Startup Showcase