Florida’s Kalogon raises money from Orlando investors to enhance its smart wheelchair cushion

Kalogon Inc. recently hauled in millions of dollars in new funds and was named a winner of an Orlando Tech Council startup competition — all in less than 24 hours.

The Melbourne-based maker of a high-tech wheelchair cushion has raised $1.9 million in seed funds from a group of Orlando investment groups, led by SeedfundersOrlando.

Orlando-based Deepwork Capital LLC, Orlando-based VenVelo LLC and Sawmill Angels, an investment group connected to the Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in Indiana,…