M2M startup 75F is the 2014 Minnesota Cup Grand Prize Winner


75FM2M Startup 75 Fahrenheit (aka 75F) has been crowned the winner of this years Minnesota Cup statewide business competition, announced this evening.

75F startup emerged from the Clean Tech division to pass many compelling peers, including High Tech favorite Elevate.

Regular readers will recognize the name from last months feature — Mankato M2M startup 75F tackles commercial climates — where CEO Deepinder Singh discussed his product benefits for HVAC in commercial zones through a temperature regulation system that combines hardware + software.

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Between Google/Nest & Samsung/SmartThings, this space is clearly red hot, a trend the judges must have been acutely aware of.  In addition to the $30k earned through their division lead, 75F banks another $50k in cash with this accomplishment.