Thursday, November 5, 2015

Be a Part of the 2016 DEW Startup Competition

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February 9-11, 2016 // Hyatt Regency Century Plaza // Los Angeles, CA
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DEW Startup Competition 2016
Submissions are now underway for the 3rd annual DEW Startup Pitch and Competition. If your business is a startup with technologies and services contributing to the ecosystem for creating, distributing, marketing and monetizing digital content - this is the competition for you. 12 innovative startups will be selected to compete in a live pitch faceoff before a panel of top digital investors, and will all have the opportunity to win a prize package that will help grow your business.
The 2016 judges include
Chirag Chotalia, Vice President, Pritzker Group Venture Capital
Sunny Dhillon, Principal & Co-Founder, Signia Venture Partners
Clinton Foy, General Partner, CrossCut Ventures
Richard Jun, Managing Partner, Bam Ventures
Jason Kay, Venture Partner, AID Partners
Pat Kenealy, Managing Director, IDG Ventures USA
Mike Lee, General Partner, Rogers Venture Partners
Bernard Moon, Co-founder & Partner, SparkLabs Global Ventures
David Siemer, Managing Director, Siemer & Associates / Managing Partner, Wavemaker Partners / Wavemaker Labs
Cody Simms, Managing Director, Techstars
Robyn Ward, Head of New Media Ventures, United Talent Agency
Prize packages
All 12 finalists will receive:
Two (2) all-access registrations to 2016 DEW ($2,590 value) | An exhibit booth next to the Innovation Stage ($3,500 value) | $1,000 per month in free hosting service for 12 months on Rackspace ($12,000 value)
The winner of the 2016 prize package will also receive a year of free premium hosting service on Rackspace ($24,000 value), and an invitation to the San Francisco office of IDG Ventures for a two-hour consultation with senior partners of the firm. We also expect the prize package to include a cash and services component as in past years. TBA in December. NOTE: The 2015 prize included $25,000 investment in the company in the form of a convertible note and another $25,000 in business consulting and legal services.
To apply for the 2016 DEW Startup Pitch and Competition, click here.
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IDG Ventures USA
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