The Recovery Station, 2013 Startup Weekend Lexington winners, continue to move forward with their idea by submitting the concept to the Global Startup Challenge.

As part of the Winner’s Circle, The Recovery Station team submitted the following video as part of the global competition, setting up a head-to-head competition against the winners and second place teams from over 150 Startup Weekends around the globe.

The prize package includes:

  • $20,000 in match funding for Indiegogo crowd funding campaign
  • Google Headquarters visit including flight and lodging
  • Google+ Hangout sessions with an entrepreneur celebrity
  • Other prizes yet to be announced

Voting opens on Wednesday, November 27, 2013 and concludes on Friday, December 6, 2013.  Please cast your vote for The Recovery Station by any of the following:

  • Option 1
  • Option 2
  • Option 3

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