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Silicon Valley Spring 2013
Applications: Mar 17, '13
Sessions: Apr 01, '13 - Jul 09, '13
Our vision is to Globalize Silicon Valley by creating and fostering local startup ecosystems in promising markets across the globe. We aim to help launch 1,000 technology companies per year in over 50 cities worldwide.
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati is the premier legal advisor to technology and growth enterprises worldwide, as well as the investment banks and venture capital firms that finance them. Over the past four decades, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati has established its reputation by having an unmatched knowledge of its clients' industries and deep and long-standing contacts throughout the technology sector. The firm's legal expertise serves clients at all stages of growth, from venture-backed start-up companies to multibillion-dollar global enterprises. The firm's clients include some of the most recognized names in the technology, retail, life sciences, venture capital, and finance sectors. The firm has offices in Austin, Palo Alto, New York, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle, Shanghai, and Washington, D.C.
First Republic Bank and its subsidiaries provide private banking, private business banking and the full range of wealth management services with an emphasis on exceptional relationship-based service and a solid commitment to responsiveness and action.
Ravix Group - Ravix Group Inc.provides seasoned consulting expertise to outsource the finance, human resources, and facilities functions of early-stage and middle market companies so that management can focus on their priorities to increase the value of their company.
Purplepatch Services is a strategy consulting firm offering technology firms Marketing Communications and User Experience Design solutions.
How to Win a Pitch Competition: Watch these Founder Showcase-Winning Pitch Videos
The Founder Showcase, an event hosted by the Founder Institute's Adeo Ressi, has helped seed-stage startups raise over $75 million since 2009. While over 850 startups have competed in the competition, just 109 have competed on stage, and we have crowned only 13 champions. Here are videos of the last ten pitches that won the event.
Applications to the next Founder Showcase Pitch Competition are due this Friday, June 14th. The pitch competition is completely free, and open to any company less than two years old, with less than $250,000 in funding. Click here to apply for your chance to pitch on stage in front of hundreds of investors and press.
13th Founder Showcase Champion Pitch: Realty Mogul (www.realtymogul.com)
12th Founder Showcase Champion Pitch: Spikes (www.spikes.com)
11th Founder Showcase Champion Pitch: Selligy (www.selligy.com)
10th Founder Showcase Champion Pitch: Itembase (www.itembase.com)
9th Founder Showcase Champion Pitch: Spinnakr (www.spinnakr.com)
8th Founder Showcase Champion Pitch: Neo (www.myneoloan.com)
7th Founder Showcase Champion Pitch: Kaggle (www.kaggle.com)
6th Founder Showcase Champion Pitch: Topicmarks (www.topicmarks.com)
5th Founder Showcase Champion Pitch: Breezy (www.breezy.com)
4th Founder Showcase Champion Pitch: SeePort (www.myseeport.com)
3rd Founder Showcase Champion Pitch: eVenues (www.evenues.com)
For more videos, including talks by Elon Musk, Mark Suster, and more, visit http://foundershowcase.com/videos/.
To see other notable Founder Showcase contestants, visit the Founder Showcase Hall of Fame.