Gordal Group’s founding partners made their Chicago debut at Techweek Chicago 2016. Mingling and listening to renowned tech leaders and innovators such as Dr. Jennifer Jones, a specialist in in industry based psychology and neuroscience, and Sam Yagas, CEO of OkCupid and, gave the partners an opportunity to discuss their future plans for Gordal Group and meet with new clients.

With a high influx of exposure to tech innovators in all fields such as healthcare, EdTech, and FinTech, Gordal Groups founders found collaborations that have turned into long lasting business relationships within these fields. Gordal Group would like to give a big thanks to Techweek Chicago for being a great host and bringing together so many great people.

Gordal Group’s founding partners expanded their horizons and explored the healthcare world in New Jersey by visiting the the New Jersey Health and Wellness Expo 2016. When asked about the expo, Gordal Group responded “We were extremely happy we attended an event that makes such a wonderful impact on society by promoting good health practices and products.” Gordal Group discovered a wealth of healthcare knowledge from an integrative medicine perspective and connected with over 100 exhibitors showcasing their latest and greatest health and wellness products and services.

Learning from the Keynote Speaker Series featuring Derrick DeSilva, Jr.,M.D., Kerry Gelb, O.D., Minal Vazirani, M.D. made a strong impact on the executive team and their thought process regarding a need for their company and  expertise to help the healthcare field. Gordal Group has been finding new ways to progress the healthcare field in growing in aspects of efficiency and usability and will continue to contribute to the betterment of society.

Gordal Group had the pleasure of competing in the Amazon Launch competition at TechWeek New York 2016. TechWeek’s annual LAUNCH competition for startups aims to identify and celebrate tech entrepreneurs, with 750+ businesses applying from around the world for the chance to demo and pitch to judges and investors.

They were 1 out of 40 companies competing to have most innovative product. Gordal Group was selected into the semifinals where they went head to head with some of the most innovative companies that New York has seen. Although Gordal Group did not win, they wanted to extend a big congratulations to Cucumber Tony, a company that aims to provides a simple, intuitive way to deploy WiFi networks. There were many an experience learned at TechWeek, as always and Gordal Group looks forward to participating in future TechWeek events and competitions.

We had the privilege of co-sponsoring this incredible event which joined hundreds of businesses at the New York City Chamber of Commerce Business Expo. Gordal Group had the pleasure of forging strong connections with other local and national businesses which have lead to new and exciting endeavors yet to come. We were pleased to see so many businesses come together to support the forever evolving business community in the Tri-State area. Additionally, we also had the rare opportunity to sit down with advisers from various fields and talk with some of the other industry leaders and entrepreneurs.