Elance, the world’s leading platform for online employment, helps startups hire and manage in the cloud. For businesses looking to staff-up a team on an hourly or project basis, Elance offers instant access to qualified professionals who work online. Elance is faster and more cost-effective than job boards, staffing firms and traditional outsourcing.



With 3,500 lawyers located in 29 countries and 71 offices throughout Asia, Europe, the Middle East and the US, DLA Piper is positioned to help companies with their legal needs anywhere in the world.




We are a collaborative loftspace for coworking and events in the SoMa district of San Francisco. We host diverse and captivating events for entrepreneurs, startups and independent professionals as well as providing an innovative coworking space with wifi, coffee, work stations and a conference room. We promote the growth of collective intelligence through five core values – community, collaboration, innovation, openness and sustainability.

Mentor Idea Review

Spring 2011 San Francisco Semester

Can you pitch your idea in three minutes and survive the scrutiny of seasoned CEOs? How viable is the idea itself? Can you present the idea in a meaningful and articulate way? Have you done the research necessary to understand the market and prove that the idea is valid?

Review your idea with Mentors.

2011-03-29, 06:30 PM


Bubba Murarka
Partner, DFJ
Russ Fradin
Chairman & CEO, Dynamic Signal
Phil Libin
CEO, Evernote
Jim Kaskade
CEO & Serial Entrepreneur, PARC, Xerox Company
David Weekly
Product Manager, internet.org @ facebook
Garrett Camp
CEO, Stumbleupon
Jared Goralnick
Founder & CEO, AwayFind
Bob Rosin
VP Business Development, LinkedIn
Ron Palmeri
Founder/CEO , Minor Ventures
Jason Johnson
Managing Partner

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