"Seeing a business opportunity, Bradoo founded BlueOak. BlueOak is an electronics recycling firm that harvests the valuable precious metals out of old smartphones and TVs.
"BlueOak is building low-cost and environmentally friendly refineries to recycle critical metals from e-waste. Their flagship refinery is located in Osceola, Arkansas," the White House said. With over 25 years of experience and 120 scientific publications, Ms Sastry, whose father migrated from India, is a leading materials science researcher. "Sakti is using materials science to develop the next generation of solid state lithium batteries that will power mobile phones, computers, and even cars," White House said.
Ms Reddy's Waddle is a mobile, friend-to-friend discovery platform to help find the best places to go by using friends' ratings, reviews and recommendations. She is co-founder of Waddle and decided to go into tech over a year ago, with a goal to develop a fun and useful product that would allow friends to help each other discover great places to go, the White House said.