At the TiE Oregon PitchFest on Tue Dec 10th, startups will pitch to a panel of investors, get constructive feedback and win awards. The following companies have been selected to pitch:
Concept Stage: - Forget MNot - EcoValuate - StoryBulbs - Bubblr - iConduct Seed/Bootstrap Stage: - Rescue Datum - TheDigits - Pacific NorthWest Kale Chips Mature/Growth Stage: - Syndical - Drink Tanks Corporation
The program starts at 6:00pm with a mixer, followed by the keynote, pitches, and winner announcements.
Alan Wizemann will be the keynote speaker As Executive Product Leader and Mentor and a consultant for Target, Alan has led several select social media and mobile efforts to help Target save millions of dollars in operating expenses while driving significant sales and revenue across Target's retail channels. Alan has helped launch several products including Cartwheel, Target's innovative savings application. Alan is a serial entrepreneur who is the Founder of ShopIgniter, EventSpace, LoftRent, BandBuzz and Media Works.
Our expert judging panel will consist of:
Bruce Cleveland, General Partner at InterWest Partners; Jim Huston, Managing Director at Portland Seed Fund and TiE Charter Member; Diane Fraiman, Venture Partner at Voyager Capital and TiE Charter Member.