Sea Systems Group, the developer of the MitiGator Cushioning System, has been awarded a grant of $60,000 by Genedge Alliance, a consulting services company that promotes and creates manufacturing jobs by providing business solutions to over 149,000 businesses across the country.
The grant is part of the Genedge Alliance Innovation Grant that assists technology businesses within the Virginia Tobacco Commission Region. This grant is a great opportunity for Seas Group to develop new and exciting products revolving around the MitiGator Cushioning System.
The MitiGator has been applied to a number of applications including offshore vehicles, sports equipment, as well as military technology. The MitiGator is a proven cushioning system that is trusted by most branches of the armed services and is undoubtedly ready for the consumer market. Please click here if you would like to read the press release on businesswire.
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The MitiGator™ Technology is an engineered cushioning system designed to protect people and equipment from these assaults and to allow them to continue to perform their jobs or enjoy their leisure time. The MitiGator™ uses patented air control technology working with over 4,000 surfaces per square foot to dissipate energy before it is transmitted to the body and thus help alleviate the problems. For more information on the MitiGator Cushioning System email MediaRelations@MitiGatorinc.com
On December 11, 2009, Sea Systems Group was awarded from the Clarksville Chamber of Commerce the Business of the Year Award “demonstrating the epitome of entrepreneurial spirit that creates jobs in communities like our town all across the State” Rick and Barbara McKinney started the company back in 1995 after tyring to come up with a way to create jobs and opportunities in an area that needed Companies and People like this to continue on with the drive of Small Business owners.
Over the years, they have turned the “Mitigator” into a well engineered product that is heavily used in Military vehicles today in all aspect of combat. The Mitigator is designed to dissapate a blast thus protecting the troops from death. In addition, the company is looking at other applications that can use the same technology thus cutting down on the “everyday worker” and eliminate common aches and pains associated with sitting and/or repeated shock in heavy equipment.
You can read the story here and lets all congradulate Rick and Barb for a job well done, and for many more years to come of continuing on with helping Troops in need get home safe and sound to their familes.