Join Startup Milwaukee and Golden Angels Investors in welcoming Techstars Chicago to an evening with prominent entrepreneurs Sam Yagan (CEO of match.com and co-founder of OkCupid), Troy Henikoff (co-founder of Techstars Chicago and SurePayroll) and Dale Emmons (co-founder of Vidmaker and an alum of Techstars).
6pm – 7pm Networking, Drinks & Pizza!
7pm – 8:15pm Program and Q&A
8:15 pm – 9pm Networking
Techstars is billed as “the world’s No. 1 business accelerator” by Tech Cocktail, and runs a 12-week boot camp program designed to provide promising start-ups with seed capital, intensive mentoring, infrastructure, and a chance to pitch angels and VCs. Techstars has a history of successful programs in Boston, New York, Boulder, Seattle, Austin, London, and Chicago.
The event is free! The event, refreshments and logistics are being made possible by the generous sponsorship and support of Godfrey & Kahn S.C. and Foley & Lardner LLP.
Who should attend? Founders of startup tech businesses; Entrepreneurs with new tech concepts; Managers & professionals working in the digital sector; Anyone involved with business growth in southern Wisconsin.
Coming from Madison? Capital Entrepreneurs and 100state are organizing a complimentary shuttle bus from Madison to Milwaukee for this event. Seating is limited, register at: startupmke.org/techstarsbus
Considering applying to Techstars? Apply to have a ½ hour, 1-on-1 discussion with the directors of Techstars Chicago. A number of sessions will be made available and will be conducted at 96square prior to the main event. Apply: startupmke.org/pitchtechstars
If you have any questions, please contact Matt Cordio at firstname.lastname@example.org.