Katie Solley ’18 named to Maryland Inno Under 25 list

September 22, 2021

Katie Solley ’18 has been named to the Maryland Inno Under 25 list, which features five entrepreneurs age 25 or younger who are building ventures in Maryland through innovation and tech-enabled business strategies.

Solley is the co-founder and CEO of Eyedea Medical Inc., a start-up company originally formed in the Johns Hopkins Center for Bioengineering Innovation and Design. The company is developing tools that can reduce costs and improve the capacity and effectiveness of eye banks and corneal surgeons around the world. It has raised over $350,000 in non-dilutive funding to date, and recently launched paid pilots with early customers for its first product, a preparation device for a graft procedure called Descemet’s Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty (DMEK).

Read more about Solley and Eyedea Medical on the Baltimore Business Journal.

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Johns Hopkins University, Whiting School of Engineering

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