Launch New York (Launch NY), Upstate New York’s first and only venture development organization (VDO) to provide pro bono mentoring and capital access to high-growth potential startup businesses in the 27 westernmost counties of New York State, announced it has invested in Syracuse based, tuzag. The co-investment totaling $100,000 is a partnership between Launch NY and CenterState Corporation for Economic Opportunity (CenterState CEO).
Tuzag is a behavior optimization company focused on helping health plans and employers increase individual engagement and satisfaction with health management programs. They have created a chat-driven application that empowers individuals to improve their health via relationships with trusted advisors who can guide them to the support they need. They are focused on companies within the healthcare industry who are interested in personal health management, treatment adherence, optimized resource utilization, and enhanced payer-provider-patient relationships.
*Tuzag is a Tech Garden member.
Read the official press release here