SafeWhistle™ Wins First Place in at the First TusStar China Business Challenge!

March 25, 2018 – SafeWhistle™, a Farmington Hills-based startup providing an encrypted and anonymous whistleblowing solution, designed to address various industry standards, won the $10K pitch competition in the first China Business Challenge hosted by Michigan China Forum at the University of Michigan Ross School of Business.

Co-hosted by TusStar Ann Arbor, Michigan China Forum 2018 (MCF2018), and China Entrepreneur Network (CEN) this year, the TusStar China Business Challenge is a pitch competition that connects entrepreneurs with international capital and resources.

Aiming to help those who wish to create an impact on the world to implement their projects on a global scale. Participants of the competition pitch their business solutions to a panel of experienced investors and then engage in a series of Q&A. The winner of the competition was to be selected by the investors and rewarded with a cash prize of $10,000, one year of complimentary TusStar office space, and an opportunity to visit the most influential corporations in China.

SafeWhistle™ was awarded this prize due to the immediate need for a solution addressing whistleblowing reports and management for the private and public sectors based on recent events taking place.

The distinguished panel of judges includes Caroline Fu - MD of Sequoia Capital China, Xueyong Lu - TUS Fangxin Managing Partner, Zhiqiang Tai - CEO of Mali Venture Capital, Kunlun Hong – Chairman & CEO of Arbor Lake Capital, and Jingyuan Wang – Founder of New Ventures.

“Being selected by an amazing panel of judges and winning the challenge is a great validation for our team, we are all truly honored. Moving forward, we are excited to continue our journey to impact and innovate how organizations and companies will manage and handle employee reporting - helping shift the corporate mindset from Damage Control to Damage Prevention.”  – Kevin Yang - Co-Founder of SafeWhistle™

About SafeWhistle™

How does SafeWhistle™ work for your organization?

SafeWhistle™ offers an innovative and highly secure two-way communication platform to collect, investigate, and manage all employee reports. It gives companies worldwide the unique ability to facilitate a cultural shift from Damage Control to Damage Prevention.

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