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Through the Startup Weekend Fellowship, members of the Startup Weekend Community who want to start a technology company can apply to the Silicon Valley Founder Institute chapter for free, and the best overall applicant will be invited to participate in the Founder Institute's step-by-step startup launch program for free as well.

Eligibility: In order to be eligible for the Startup Weekend Fellowship for the upcoming semester, you must complete your application and admissions test by Sunday, December 11th, 2016, using this link.

Grant: The recipient of the Startup Weekend Fellowship will be awarded within 5 days after the deadline.

Click here to apply for the Startup Weekend Fellowship.

Shaping The Future of Retail, brought to you by ReadyPulse

Posted by Daniel Thompson on 2015-04-14

ReadyPulse, an enterprise software platform towards Inspirational Marketing for Aspirational Brands, is a proud sponsor of the 2015 Demandware XChange Conference. The conference brings together the extended Demandware community for a dynamic exchange of strategies, information and ideas for driving innovation and accelerating growth in the evolving retail marketplace, where connected consumers increasingly dictate the terms of engagement. The report was originally delivered in a Press Release titled, “ReadyPulse to Sponsor Demandware XChange Conference”. More than 1,200 attendees are expected to attend the invitation-only Conference, which takes place on April 13-15 at the ARIA Las Vegas.

ReadyPulse and its founders Srinivas Penumaka and T Vinod Gupta are graduates of the Seattle Founder Institute. ReadyPulse is an enterprise software platform using patented tech to surface high quality, authorized social content from brand ambassadors.

ReadyPulse is changing the face of digital marketing by providing Inspirational Marketing for Aspirational Brands. The award winning and patented technology platform, Pulse Marketing Suite, is powering social ambassador programs and social content displays for over 100 of the world’s leading brands including, Nike, Red Bull, Twitter, The North Face, Adidas. ReadyPulse customers see significant increases in brand impressions, content engagement, and online revenue, often exceeding a 10X ROI for their investment.

For more information on ReadyPulse’s unique service visit their official website.

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