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After Shipt’s success, Birmingham innovators look for next big thing

APEX Pro, a Birmingham startup company that developed software for auto racers to track and monitor their performance, was the big winner in the EDPA’s annual Alabama Launchpad pitch competition. The company landed both the $100,000 top prize in the seed category, and the $1,000 audience choice award, voted by an online survey.

BBJ – Birmingham, AL: Tour DEFT Dynamics’ new ‘Venture Studio’

Birmingham, AL — Fresh off the heels of Birmingham’s annual Innovation Week, the city is making news for its burgeoning startup scene. Auto racing software startup APEX Pro took home the $100K seed prize, as well as the $1,000 audience choice award, at EDPA’s Alabama Launchpad imerge 2018 startup competition.