With the software programmed, Chris Dudick, owner and founder of tech startup Small Factory Productions, steps inside the virtual reality world he’s created, and hoping to sell.
“I’m a school teacher, but I’m also an entrepreneur. I started a business 10 years ago teaching technology to students,” Dudick said.
Dudick founded Silas Solutions, an avatar-based social skills software platform to help kids on the autism spectrum. He’s one of several entrepreneurs at the new Fort Monmouth offices of Vi Hubs, a co-working space for budding startups. His company is one of the startups showing off its digs during Startup Day Across America.
“It’s very difficult to just take a lease on for a year or two and find something that’s not too expensive, especially around this area,” he said.