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New Startups in the Pacific Northwest

  • Wednesday, September 30, 2020
  • 4:00 PM
  • Online (Links will be sent prior to event)


  • Free Registration for JASSW members and current members of other Japan-America Societies.
  • Registration with a $10 donation to support the Society.
  • Registration with a $20 donation to support the Society.

Registration is closed

Exciting new companies to invest in! 

New Startups in the Pacific Northwest

Revolutionary Wireless, Environmental Innovation, Sustainable Seafood Chain

In less than an hour you'll learn about three exciting new companies with revolutionary approaches and technologies. 

One for Neptune

 Neptune is filling a growing need for sustainable food supply chains with their fish jerky. The product line focuses on seafood jerky made from quality 3 and underutilized whitefish completely traceable to both small and large-scale US West Coast fisheries.

Presenter: Nicholas Mendoza, CEO and Co-Founder

Website URL:

 Jeeva Wireless

Jeeva has pioneered a revolutionary new wireless technology that costs 100x less and consumes 1000x less power than any existing radio network.  Jeeva’s battery-free, disposable wireless sensor platform automates supply chain responsiveness for fast-moving consumable, replenish-able, and perishable product lines.  Jeeva’s full-stack solution helps manufactures and distributors build more efficient distribution systems by gathering real-time, item-level intelligence on parameters such as product consumption rate, environmental conditions, inventory location and velocity.

Presenter: Scott Bright, CEO / Website URL:       


 Greasweep is a completely natural, fast, and effective absorbent used to clean up a variety of messes including oils, paints, food, chemicals, etc. Its easy use makes it ideal for both small spills for consumers and large spills produced through industrial, commercial, or governmental means. Because of its non-toxic properties, used Greasweep can be disposed of normally and safely. Greasweep is 100% plant based absorbent  that will save the environment, Less in the landfill. Greasweep will clean up all disasters and is capable of filtering toxins out of water. Greasweep works like MAGIC. We are in all the walmart stores. ( There is no competition ).

Presenter: Robert Gonzales / Website URL:  


Jim Reed, is an experienced Managing Partner with a demonstrated history of working in the financial services industry.  Skilled in Equity Research Asset Management, Equities, Capital Markets and Venture Capital. Managing Partner, Swan Venture Group LLC from Swan Venture Group 



  • Dan Rosen: Angel Investor Extraordinaire and Photographer
  • Gary R Ritner: Owner of Ritner & Company and Venture Capital & Private
  • Richard Samuelson: Venture Capital & Investment Banking Professional 

Promote your Company!

Fall Membership Campaign Event
New corporate members!  Opportunities to introduce your company with a 45-second presentation or video at our Annual Meeting.  Please call at 206-374-0180 for more details.


Sponsorship Levels:

$500.00 level

  • Sponsors at this level will have their logos displayed in all promotional materials as well as, at the beginning and end of the event.

$1000.00 level

  • Sponsors at this level will have their logos displayed in all promotional materials as well as, at the beginning and end of the event. 
  • Sponsors will be able to submit 1 minute video to show during the event (promotional video or commercial) or a 1 minute welcome address to showcase their company. 

If you would like to consider becoming a sponsor, please E-MAIL us.

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