Techstars is global ecosystem that helps entrepreneurs build great businesses, including 762 startups, with over $2.04B in total funding and a $5.0B market cap.
My responsibilities as team lead for Demo Day involved all aspects of event management: scheduling, catering, recruiting volunteers, promotion, etc.
Result: 500+ attendees + $20M in total venture capital funding for our batch startups in the following months.
BentoBox -- responsive websites for restaurants.
Cartesian -- rapid electronics prototyping (3D printing).
DataCamp -- an online data science school.
Stefan’s Head – text-message driven retail brand.
irisVR -- share, edit, & visualize 3D models in VR.
Keymetrics -- real-time NodeJS monitoring (PM2).
Localize -- website translation with one line of code.
LSQ -- develop and deploy microservices.
Pilot -- gigabit internet provider for businesses.
Spoon University -- a food network for millennials.
Stream -- build, scale and personalize feeds.
Unique Sound -- a marketplace for composers.
NewCo's festival platform celebrates new kinds of businesses across 16+ diverse cities and tens of thousands of participants.
The festival has focus of a business conference, feel of a music festival, and model of an artist open studio.
Thesis: Innovation thrives on the diverse, interwoven fabric of today's modern metropolis.
My Role: Volunteer Event Coordinator & Press Liaison
SaaStr Annual is an opportunity to join over 5000 SaaS founders, execs and investors who learn how to do better, more quickly, and with less stress.
My Role: Volunteer Event Coordinator (2016)