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September 26, 2019

Founder Mina Yoo and Heroclip among Title 9 Pitchfest Winners

Hold on to your butts... our very own badass female founder, Mina Yoo, Ph.D., just won a pitchfest on behalf of Heroclip! If you haven't already heard, Title 9 is one of the oldest organizations out there supporting women-led businesses, and their Movers and Makers Pitchfest gives these entrepreneurial women a chance to share their experiences and knowledge with one another while also pitching their company and product. And we won! Along with two other companies, Mina Yoo and Heroclip were announced as this year's pitchfest winners, and we are honored! Check out the original article for all the details,...

November 14, 2018

Health Magazine Includes Heroclip for December 2018

Spoiler alert: Health Magazine's December 2018 issue has a gift guide for the modern camper, and Heroclip is in! Heroclip's ability to hang pretty much anything from pretty much anything else makes it a new, exciting and essential piece of kit for savvy outdoor enthusiasts and beyond. Coincidentally, the December issue features America Ferrera on the cover, and Heroclip was also just seen on America's NBC sitcom, Superstore! We've got a link to the episode, for the curious ;) Thanks, Health Magazine! Spoiler alert: Health Magazine's December 2018 issue has a gift guide for the modern camper, and Heroclip is...

July 09, 2018

Heroclip vs. Qliplet: The Evolution of a Pretty Special Clip

Every invention has a story, in fact, the original carabiner (which comes from the German term Karabinerhaken, meaning ‘carabineer’s hook’) wasn’t initially invented for climbing. It was initially a type of lightly armored calvaryman mid-1600s France. They carried a special type of rifle known as a ‘carbine’ (carabine in French), and used a strap with special hooks to carry them, but the hooks didn’t really have a special name at the time. It wasn’t until 1910 when German mountaineer Otto Herzog (whose nickname was “Rambo”) saw members of a fire brigade wearing oblong clips on their belts and decided it...

June 21, 2018

Meet the Finalist - Our CEO Mina Yoo!

Mina Yoo is a Camber Pitchfest 2018 Finalist! What's in a Pitchfest Entrepreneur? Meet the finalists over at camberoutdoors.org! Pitchfest is a program designed to promote and accelerate the growth of the most innovative, women-led teams in the active-outdoor industry. Learn more about Pitchfest right here! Check out the recent article on our wonderful and fearless leader, Mina Yoo, inventor of Heroclip! Courtesy of Camber:  "Behind every great idea is an inspired leader and a story—one that speaks of unique experiences, backgrounds, and paths. As Pitchfest 2018 nears, we’re diving in with our finalists to learn what drives them and what has shaped each...

June 15, 2018

Heroclip Highly Commended in Carryology's Sixth Carry Awards!

A huge thanks to Carryology for including Heroclip in their sixth annual Carry Awards! The competition this year was stiff, with a host of great bags, everyday carry items and accessories in the running for awards and placement. Heroclip missed the top accessory spot by a hair, but are thrilled to have placed in the Highly Commended category! From Carryology: "Some designs make you stop and think “Huh, why have we never done it this way before?” The Heroclip is one of them. Simple but genius, the design combines a hook and clip in one. And for even better adaptability,...


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