Announcing New Technology Company that Increases Mental Health

April 26, 2017 at 3:51 pm

What: Official announcement of a new start-up company, Sharpen, located in The GreenHouse Business Incubator at The George in Spartanburg, S.C. In coordination with the Sharpen launch, the company is announcing a partnership with Upstate Warrior Solution to develop a custom app called, Sharpen Warrior.

Who: Sharpen is a new mental health technology company delivering award-winning, research-focused content through a variety of avenues from sophisticated mobile applications and analytic platforms to on-site training programs to books and seminars. Sharpen is partnering with Upstate Warrior Solution to provide a custom educational resource to increase mental health among the veteran community.

Why: The event is to announce the launch of Sharpen and the custom app Sharpen is developing for Upstate Warrior Solution. The GreenHouse, located on the third floor of the George Dean Johnson, Jr. College of Business and Economics at The George, is a home where start-ups are nurtured in their fragile early stages in order for them to grow and thrive. Executives from Sharpen, Upstate Warrior Solution and The GreenHouse Business Incubator will be available for interviews following the announcement.

Who Should Attend:  The press and anyone in the Upstate community that is interested in learning more about improving mental health or how this new product will help to support our veteran community.

When: Thursday, April 27, 2017, at 4pm. Reception to follow.

Where: The GreenHouse Business Incubator at The George; 160 East St. John Street, Spartanburg, S.C. 29306
Interview Opportunities:
Tim & Roybn Farrell, Sharpen Founders
TJ Rumler, Volunteer, Sharpen
Dr. Brendan Kelly, Chancellor, USC Upstate
Dr. Frank Rudisill, Dean, USC Upstate
Brian Brady, Director, The GreenHouse Business Incubator
Charlie Hall, Executive Director, Upstate Warrior Solution
John Fix, Director of Spartanburg Office, Upstate Warrior Solution
Dr. Craig Burnette, Senior Advisor & Volunteer, Upstate Warrior Solution

Media Contact:  To schedule interviews with executives at Sharpen, Upstate Warrior Solution or The GreenHouse Business Incubator, contact Charner Creecy, BRIGHT+CO, or 864-735-5445.