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From Nearly Drowning to Successful Startup

Posted by Runway on Dec 1, 2016 10:05:00 AM

Runway Startup Restube Launches its Life-saving Products on Kickstarter

 

“Ten years ago I nearly drowned kitesurfing. It took me almost an hour to get to shore through powerful waves and a strong riptide,” said Christopher Fuhrhop, CEO and Founder of Restube. This near-death experience was the catalyst for the creation of Restube, a startup with the mission to create innovative water safety products for watersports and recreational enthusiasts worldwide.

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ToneUpTuesdays: A Healthy Work Environment

Posted by Runway Incubator on Nov 20, 2015 12:05:05 PM

Runway's Approach to a Healthy Work Environment

In business, a healthy work environment has proven to pay off in numerous ways. One study found that workers who took an exercise break at lunch showed an overall performance boost of 15%. Additionally, 60% of employees reported that their productivity and ability to meet deadlines improved. Workers were also less likely to succumb to afternoon energy dips after exercising. Endorphins released during exercise give people more self-confidence and energy, resulting in more positivity and less stress.

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