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Big Data Startup Profitero Named IBM Global Entrepreneur of the Year

August 29, 2015 Rich 0

This week Big Data Startup Profitero won the SmartCamp competition and became IBM Global Entrepreneur of the Year. We are honored to be named the IBM Global Entrepreneur of the Year,” said Volodymyr Pigrukh, chief executive officer and co-founder, Profitero. “Our solution is a natural complement to IBM’s smarter commerce […]

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Startup Crowdsources Your New Slogan

July 6, 2015 Rich 0

Do you lack the funds to hire an agency to make your company sparkle? A new Startup called Slogan Slingers pits professional writers against each other to create catchy slogans and taglines for small businesses. Now businesses small and large can have a pool of exclusively crafted slogans and taglines […]

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ExtremeTechChallenge Offers Grand Prize Time with Richard Branson

April 6, 2014 Rich 0

  While there are all kinds of Startup contests out there, few can offer a prize as compelling as time with Billionaire Richard Branson. That’s the tempting prize being offered by the ExtremeTechChallenge. The ExtremeTechChallenge aims to bring out the best entrepreneurs and provide them with cash, infrastructure and world-class […]

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Win a Free Ad During the Superbowl from Intuit

August 4, 2013 Rich 0

  Intuit has announced a contest for small businesses where the winner will receive a free ad during the Super Bowl. Better yet, all you have to do is tell the story of your business. We hope this is a life changer,” said Brad Smith, Intuit’s president and chief executive, […]

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Video: Finalists Pitch at the Thinking Digital Startup Competition

July 25, 2013 Rich 0

In this video, YPlan & Bubblepix pitch during the finals of the from the Thinking Digital Startup Competition. Thinking Digital is a 2.5 day conference on technology, ideas and our future. Described as a UK version of the highly prestigious TED Conference, the next Thinking Digital takes place 20 -22 […]

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How Optensity Helps Analysts Make Sense of Big Data

July 20, 2013 Rich 0

Over at CNN Money, By JP Mangalindan writes that while many organizations continue to struggle to make sense of Big Data, a new Startup called Optensity has built a system that assists decision-making without worrying about where the data is located, how it’s formatted, and how it’s changing. One thing […]

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Portland Entreprenuers Pitch Ironstone

May 14, 2013 Rich 0

In this video, entrepreneurs compete for funds through Starve Ups, where they made 30-second pitches and 30-minute presentations to billionaire investor Bill Hambrecht and his Ironstone Group Venture Capital. The technology, the opportunities they’re taking with the internet space and the ability to develop sound business models around their business, […]

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Finalists Announced for Seattle and Portland Entrepreneur of the Year

May 6, 2013 Rich 0

Ernst & Young LLP today announced the finalists for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year 2013 Award in the Pacific Northwest. The awards program recognizes high-growth entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. […]

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Nvidia’s Emerging Companies Summit Coming to San Jose March 20

March 16, 2013 Rich 0

This week Nvidia announced that 16 Startups using the massive computing power of GPU technology will participate in the Emerging Companies Summit. The event takes place March 20 in San Jose, California. A highlight of the GPU Technology Conference (GTC), ECS will feature 16 companies from around the world. This […]