Meet Aarik Gomez, winner of the 2017 DSA 8-12 BIZNOVATOR Kamp for Kids
After the week-long BIZNOVATOR Kamp for Kids, 12 year old Aarik Gomez won first place with his innovative company: SILIGRIP.
SILIGRIP is, as he describes it: “a sole proprietor company that likes to help people. If you or one of your loved ones has bad joints this product can help with your pain. You can also play with SILIGRIP in any stressful, scary, or even a funny situation.”.
The Company is specialized in providing relief for people who suffer from joint pain, individuals with special needs. However, their product can also be used as a toy. SILIGRIP wants to innovate therapy with more affordable alternative that has results.
For now, SILIGRIP sells a little handheld silicon based item. It has been created to help people with joint pains but it can also cure boredom. People can find peace in squeezing a handheld item, if they have trouble focusing, reading, even sleeping.
Aarik intends to sell his product for $7.50 either online or physically for an expected annual profit of $6,840.
Here is his homemade commercial: