March 14th, 2023
ROCHESTER, MN – QoL Devices Inc. has been named a Top 5 Finalist in the Ignite Cup Innovation Competition. The Ignite Cup is a pitch competition, sponsored by Red Wing Ignite and Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation. It was created to elevate entrepreneurs and emerging startups. Finalists present their idea/business to a panel of judges made up of entrepreneurs, investors, business/regional leaders, and an MN Cup representative. The competition focuses on ideas and businesses that are innovative, important, easily scaleable and have teams that are able to execute.
According to Richard Hinds, Registered Respiratory Therapist and CEO of QoL Devices, the recognition highlights the need for respiratory devices that are backed by science and also fit into the daily lives of clients. “We appreciate this recognition that improving respiratory strength is more important now than it ever has been. It is further affirmation of the critical and difficult work our team has undertaken to improve the quality of life for our clients.”
The Alvio® Respiratory Training System is an all-in-one respiratory muscle trainer, bluetooth game controller, and symptom tracker that lets you Play Your Way to Better Breathing!™. Alvio® turns your phone or tablet into workout for your lungs. Alvio® is a non-pharmacological adjunct to a healthy lifestyle that encourages respiratory muscle training through the use of fun and engaging games. Alvio® games not only help individualize training programs with easily adjusted resistance, but also track symptoms as well. Alvio® Respiratory Muscle Training Systems are assembled in the USA by ADM Tronics. Sign up for our newsletter to receive information about exclusive pre-order discounts as well as stay up-to-date on other QoL products and services.