Category Archives: inventors

Gulf Coast MakerCon 2016 Program Now Online!

Our 2016 Gulf Coast MakerCon event program is now available for your browsing – and downloading – pleasure! See the event layout, and check out our great list of exhibitors by booth number in the program or in this separate … Continue reading

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Meet the Maker: Rocket Burns

Here at Gulf Coast MakerCon, we get excited about all of our makers… but we really get fired up about our amazing youth makers!! It is our pleasure to introduce you to a wonderful, intelligent and inspiring young man, Rocket … Continue reading

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Welcoming a Special Guest: Inventor & Entrepreneur Ron Klein

We’re happy to be joined by AlligatorZone™ at Gulf Coast MakerCon this year, bringing entrepreneurial inventors on stage to share with makers of all ages an enjoyable way to participate in local innovation. AlligatorZone™ will be kicking things off on event day, April 9, … Continue reading

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Meet the Maker: Allyn Kahn, Inventor of the Mentagy Puzzle

Allyn Kahn is a long time Chess coach turned award winning game maker, best known for the Mentagy Puzzle. Allyn has exhibited at Gulf Coast MakerCon previously, and we’re happy he’s joining us again this year. You can check out this … Continue reading

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Meet the Maker: Roseanne Clementi, Inventor of Pad Go Round

We’re happy to have Roseanne Clementi returning to Gulf Coast MakerCon again this year, showcasing her invention, the Pad Go Round. The Pad Go Round is a tablet holder that puts 2 to 4 ergonomic handles on electronic tablets, to … Continue reading

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Meet the Maker: Vittorio Senerchia, of Napolitanos Ovens

Vittorio Senerchia , of Napolitanos Pizza, reached out to us in the early planning stages of Gulf Coast MakerCon 2016, originally interested in bringing out his homemade mobile oven to sell pizzas at Gulf Coast MakerCon. Due to Fairgrounds restrictions, he’s … Continue reading

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