June 22, 2018 (El Segundo, CA) - Vartega was chosen as the top ranked start-up at the Starburst Aerospace US Pitch event at Cross Campus in El Segundo, CA on June 21. Ten startups presented their innovations to the Starburst ecosystem of industry experts.
The event aims to connect early stage companies related to aviation and aerospace with potential partners and customers. Representatives from several major aerospace contractors, suppliers, and OEMs including Boeing, Lockheed Martin, Northrup Grumman, Daher, and Sojitz were in attendance at the event.
With a focus on innovation in the aviation and aerospace sector, Starburst provides support for its portfolio companies by leveraging its worldwide network of aerospace innovation ecosystems and experts to provide coaching, mentoring, corporate introductions, public relations, and networking events. Its world-class team also guides startups through market sizing, business case and go-to-market strategy development based on the “innovation engine” model.