Spiegel Sohmer
Spiegel Sohmer is a firm of attorneys offering state-of-the-art expertise to a diversified business clientele seeking solutions that are innovative, concrete, and pragmatic. Our firm groups some forty five attorneys who concentrate principally within three broad specialties: business law (including Intellectual Property), tax law and litigation. Spiegel Sohmer has extensive experience representing companies at all stages of their life cycle, from start up through to exit, and also represents a wide array of investors: www.spiegelsohmer.com

Richter
Richter is, above all, a financial consulting services firm offering strategic support and has been a recognized member of the business community since 1926. Richter entire team consists of more than 450 partners, experts, high-level professionals and administrative employees. Because of this collective expertise, our firm has an unrivalled reputation and has earned the respect of the business community: www.richter.ca

Futurpreneur
Futurpreneur Canada is the only national, non-profit organization to provide financing, mentoring, and support tools for every business stage to aspiring business owners and startup founders: www.futurpreneur.ca

La Gare
La Gare is a collaborative workspace. A place to work, connect and learn in the heart of the Mile End. It is a rallying point for the community. It is a welcoming and collaborative workspace for entrepreneurs, designers, artists, freelancers, social entrepreneurs, small teams and entrepreneurially-minded employees. It also offers close proximity to a dense network of clients, suppliers, partners and collaborators.

Update: The Winner of the 14th Founder Showcase CrowdPitch Competition is: Knightscope

Posted by Jonathan Greechan on 2013-07-16

With the CrowdPitch Competition, anyone who purchases a Founder/CEO or table ticket to the Founder Showcase has an opportunity to pitch on stage in front of hundreds of investors, founders, and press.

No other event gives attendees access to so much.


UPDATE: 

The winner of the 14th Founder Showcase CrowdPitch Competiton is Knightscope. Here is their winning one-sentence pitch; 

 

My company Knightscope is developing self-driving robots to help organizations reduce costs and fight crime more effectively with automated alerts of suspicious behavior.


Congratulations to William Santana Li and Knightscope, who will get to pitch for 3 minutes onstage to a panel of experts at tomorrow's event!

 

There were several great pitches, so this was a hard decision. Honorable mentions include; 

My company, Folkzy, is an online service that lets families post life moments to a shared household account and keeps followers up-to-date via periodic email summaries of what's new.

My company, SmartMeal, is an Android application that suggests the user's favorite meal. This application is based on a smart search engine that knows the user's favorite tastes and dishes regarding past dietary choices.


The 14th Founder Showcase event is on Wednesday, March 27th in Mountain View, and will feature Phil Libin (Evernote), Nir Eyal (Acclaimed Author and Speaker), and Joe Abraham (BOSI Global) as speakers. Get your tickets today.

Update: The Winner of the 14th Founder Showcase CrowdPitch Competition is: Knightscope

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