Company Showcase with SprainGo LLC
RSVP here: usfconnect80.eventbrite.comLearn how one TBTI startup is restoring pain-free livingAbout this EventSprainGo LLC, is a value-driven, multicultural company, offering innovative pain relief, and topically administered products. Their mission is to help pain sufferers regain their freedom of movement by developing a line of products that deliver natural pain relief. https://www.2relieveit.comAbout the Speaker:W. Caleb Williams, President and CEO of SprainGo Mr. Williams is a senior executive with 15 years of financial service experience with Citibank. His last role within financial services was Head of Optimization and Change Programs for Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia (EMEA). He was responsible for implementing standardization and expanding the accounts payable footprint of ERP systems and other expense management tools across the respective geographies. Before that, he led global initiatives that spanned 60+ countries and managed teams of data miners responsible for generating corporate spend analytics. Mr. Williams’ meticulous attention to detail and organization leaves no stone unturned in the development from inception of this company.In 2013, Mr. Williams left Citi to launch SprainGo LLC, after he rediscovered a family remedy that was created by his grandmother in the late 1800’s, and used in Trinidad as a treatment for pain.In 2018, SprainGo LLC joined the Tampa Bay Technology Incubator at the University of South Florida (USF), where a study commenced under the guidance of scientists at the Center for Drug Discovery & Innovation (CDDI) to isolate and identify the active component in the remedy.One year later in May 2019, the active component was identified and confirmed as a new plant-derived drug discovery. This is the first plant-derived drug discovery credited to a black owned company in the history of the United States.USF is an Equal Opportunity/ Equal Access/ Affirmative Action Institution. Please notify USF CONNECT, 3802 Spectrum Blvd., Suite 100, Tampa, FL, 33612, call 813-974-1082, or email Alissa Costabile firstname.lastname@example.org, a minimum of five (5) working days in advance, if an accommodation for a disability is required.Disclaimer: The University of South Florida and USF Research Foundation, Inc. are committed to the free exchange of ideas, reasoned debate and intellectual dialogue. Speakers and scholars with a diversity of opinions, perspectives and professional experiences are invited to the campus to provide the community with important or differing points of view, some of which may be deemed controversial. The views, opinions and conclusions of those invited to speak on the campus do not necessarily reflect the views of the university administration or any other segment of the university community. Nor are those invited to speak on campus necessarily authorized agents or representatives of the University or Research Foundation. The use of University or Research Foundation facilities for an event or presentation does not constitute an endorsement by the University or Research Foundation of the views, opinions and conclusions of those invited to speak.