Skai Ventures Wins Business Innovation Showcase

APEC HOST COMMITTEE SELECTS SKAI VENTURES AS THE STATEWIDE AWARDEE OF THE HAWAII BUSINESS INNOVATION SHOWCASE

Statement from Hank C. K. Wuh, MD., MPH, Founder and CEO of SKAI Ventures:

“We are extremely humbled and grateful for this recognition. It is a great honor to be among so many amazing Hawaii companies who we highly respect as leaders of their respective industries. SKAI Ventures, together with the other winners from Hawaii Island, Maui, Kauai and Oahu, will do our very best to showcase Hawaii as a place where technology and innovation can impact the world.

Many talented and dedicated individuals have worked extremely hard over the years to help us fulfill the mission of SKAI Ventures – which is to invent the future, disrupt the status quo and inspire hope. We’d like to thank all these individuals and the APEC Host Committee for providing this wonderful opportunity to introduce Hawaii’s businesses to such a unique and influential audience.”

About SKAI Ventures

SKAI Ventures is a “venture accelerator,” a hybrid of venture capital and a technology accelerator focused on transforming novel, ingenious ideas into disruptive technologies and high-growth companies with profound global impact. SKAI Ventures portfolio companies include Eyegenix, TruTag Technologies, CBI Polymers, SKAI Vision Institute, and the Eye Surgery Center of Hawaii.

Headquartered in Honolulu, Hawaii, SKAI scours the world to find the most creative and inventive minds, in order to transform ingenious ideas into disruptive technologies and develop economically viable companies that will impact the world.

“SKAI” is a portmanteau that combines the phonetic sound of “sky” with “kai”, the Hawaiian word for ocean; where the ocean joins the sky is the horizon, which represents infinite reach and possibilities. At SKAI Ventures, we are driven by the power of unlimited possibilities.

Our motto is Invent. Disrupt. Inspire.

www.skaiventures.com