Seed Spot prepares for Fall 2016 Demo Day with 14 ventures
Nov28

Seed Spot prepares for Fall 2016 Demo Day with 14 ventures

Seed Spot, a Phoenix nonprofit that educates, accelerates, and invests in businesses that solve social problems, is preparing for its fall 2016 Demo Day. Demo Day is an exciting part of Arizona entrepreneurial tradition. There, fourteen startup owners pitch their ideas in front of a diverse audience. After pitches are over, entrepreneurs and members of the audience can mingle to exchange thoughts and contact information. Seed Spot’s...

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Phoenix Rising: A Rise of the Rest Recap
Oct12

Phoenix Rising: A Rise of the Rest Recap

Before we dive into our Rise of the Rest recap, congratulations to NeoLight, winner of Steve Case’s $100,000 award! Vivek Kopparthi delivered a passionate pitch and handled the follow-up questions with ease. Vivek, you + Neolight just won $100k from @SteveCase @RiseOfRest, what are you going to do? "Let's go save some babies!" #yesphx #RiseOfRest pic.twitter.com/QlTCPSpicH — EntrepreneurshipASU (@EntrepreneurASU)...

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Looking for a way to connect with other Phoenix entrepreneurs? Connect #yesphx may be your answer
Sep18

Looking for a way to connect with other Phoenix entrepreneurs? Connect #yesphx may be your answer

The entrepreneurial community in Phoenix is extensive—so extensive, in fact, that it can sometimes feel impossible to make meaningful connections. There’s the occasional networking event or mixer, sure, but how do you pick the right people out of a crowd? Mat Sherman, CEO of the software company Schmooz, may have come up with the perfect solution. He’s named it Connect #yesphx after the Phoenix entrepreneurial community, who uses the...

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