LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Wicked Sheets has been selected by Startup Grind, powered by Google for Startups, for exhibition in the Grind category at the 2019 Startup Grind Global Conference held Feb. 12-13 in Redwood City, Calif.
Flush with angel investors, potential partners, and Silicon Valley level tech, the 2019 Startup Grind is the perfect next stop for Wicked Sheets on its way to total world bedroom domination. The news came shortly after founder Alli Truttmann applied and was interviewed by a member of the Startup Grind selection committee.
To date, over 5,000 global applications were submitted and only 212 companies were selected. Wicked Sheets is the only company to represent the commonwealth of Kentucky.
Wicked Sheets provides advanced wicking and cooling technology that helps sleepers stay 2-3 degrees cooler at night. As the world’s first Certified by the Asthma & Allergy Friendly association, Wicked Sheets are hypoallergenic and free of harmful chemicals and dye.
Founded in 2008, in Louisville by female entrepreneur and Bellarmine University professor, Alli Truttmann, Wicked Sheets has grown from a one-bedroom apartment operation to an international sleep brand. Wicked Sheets was recently featured on QVC and will now participate in the Global Startup Grind. Learn more at WickedSheets.com.
About Startup Grind
Startup Grind is the largest independent startup community, actively educating, inspiring, and connecting 2,000,000 founders in more than 600 chapters globally. Founded in Silicon Valley, we nurture startup ecosystems in 130-plus countries through events, media, and partnerships with organizations such as Google for Startups. Our local monthly events feature successful local founders, innovators, educators and investors who share lessons learned on the road to building great companies. Startup Grind also hosts two flagship conferences annually — the Global Conference and Europe Conference. To date, Startup Grind has helped millions of entrepreneurs find mentorship, connect to partners and hires, pursue funding, and reach new users. Learn more at StartupGrind.com.