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Selected by: Kevin

The next NewMe Community Chicago Meetup will be hosted at the newly opened 1871 co-workspace for technology startups. Agenda Includes: + Conversations with alum from local area accelerators
+ The art of high concept pitches + How to pitch to get accepted into accelerators + Finance your startup (raising money vs bootstrapping ) + Meet and greet w/ Angela Benton, Founder & CEO of NewME Accelerator
It is very important that you RSVP for this meetup as you might not otherwise have access. More details on to follow.

Selected by: Kevin

Talk about this Meetup

  • Corey Hubbard's Photo

    The creative NRG was at an all time high last night, what's more I am very estatic to be living in Chicago during this incredibly exciting time. "We gotta keep on... Keeping On!" - Lenny Kravitz

    Posted by Corey Hubbard May 26, 2012
  • LaShon 's Photo

    Great turnout last night. Glad to see we're beginning to work together. Collaboration is so critical. I hated to leave early, but will definitely be there next month.

    Posted by LaShon May 26, 2012
  • melanie griffin pugh's Photo

    Awe-inspiring to be amongst some of Chicago's finest in Tech. Enjoyed meeting everyone and looking forward to seeing greatness from this talented group...see you all next time!!!

    Posted by melanie griffin pugh May 26, 2012
  • Martin O'Shield's Photo


    I'll be there for sure.

    Software Defines Radio

    Posted by Martin O'Shield May 25, 2012
  • Akie Attawia's Photo

    Pictures from the last meetup. http://tiny.cc/9ibuew­

    Posted by Akie Attawia May 24, 2012
  • Bruce Montgomery's Photo


    Posted by Bruce Montgomery May 24, 2012
  • Bruce Montgomery's Photo

    1871 is located in The Merchandise Mart on the 12th Floor - 222 West Merchandise Mart Plaza, Chicago, IL 60654

    Posted by Bruce Montgomery May 24, 2012
  • Martin O'Shield's Photo

    Hello All, I am to make a presentation the day before the NewMe's upcoming meeting


    Distant Village Packaging
    Kip Solutions

    The Moral Pitch: A Demo for Decency is a social-innovation demo competition, showcasing four Chicago-based businesses as they demo their solutions for a better world, to compete for prizes, status, and glory! Thursday, May 24, 6:30 @ 1871



    Posted by Martin O'Shield May 20, 2012
  • Bruce Montgomery's Photo

    Please contact me to contibute any ideas you come up with that will make this an evening to remember. Bruce Montgomery [masked] [masked] www.twitter.com/techaccesstv

    Posted by Bruce Montgomery May 15, 2012
  • LaShon 's Photo

    The location for 1871 is 222 W. Merchandise Mart on the 12th Fl. in Chicago and you can learn more about NewMe Accelerator at http://www.newmeaccelerator...­.

    Posted by LaShon May 18, 2012

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Chicago, IL Founded November 17, 2011
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