Stories of Technology, Innovation, & Entrepreneurship in the Southeast

November 20, 2013 | Tom Ballard

Top winners announced in “Will This Float?” competition

CO.LABKnoxville-based gludi took third place in Tuesday night’s “Will This Float?” competition in Chattanooga that was organized by the CO.LAB.

According to posts on Twitter, first place went to Granola, a start-up focused on handcrafted, locally made, high-quality products for climbing and outdoor use. The company also was the audience favorite. Second place winner was Temperate, focused on American clothing for the intentional style seeker.

Gludi, previously profiled on, is developing an app to help individuals manage their diabetes.