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14th Founder Showcase – July 17th, 2013

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An early-stage startup accelerator and global launch network that has graduated over 750 companies.

The Founder Showcase is a completely free pitch competition, and past contestants have raised over $75 million. Submit your startup today<click) and start collecting votes for your best chance to pitch onstage in front of hundreds of investors and press.

What Can a Startup Win?

All 6 Presenting Companies will receive

  • $100 in Elance Credit.
  • The Runner-Up = $500 in Elance Credit.
  • 3 Months of free Silver hosting from SendGrid to the to the runner-up
  • Free tickets to the Founder Showcase Event
  • More Prizes TBD

The Grand Prize Winner will receive

  • $2500 on the spot
  • $1000 in Elance Credit
  • More Prizes TBD



Media Partners:


Entrepreneur Startup Opportunity:

Demo Tables

Demo Tables are a great, affordable way for both Founders and Service Providers to show off their products and get increased exposure at the Event.  Click here for more information on Demo Tables.


Founders/ CEOs

The Founder Showcase is a great opportunity for Founders and CEOs seeking funding to learn from the CEO presentations and pitches, as well as meet investors and service providers. Early Registration Founder tickets are only $85 – if your company plans to send more than one person, consider purchasing a Demo Table (which includes 2-3 tickets).

All Founder/ CEO tickets also gain entry into the CrowdPitch Competition, where the winner will have the opportunity to pitch on stage in front of hundreds of investors and press.


Angels and VC Investors

See pitches, benefit from informative talks from successful CEOs, and meet the Founders of cutting-edge companies. Investors may also be interested in becoming an Investor Partner, which include tickets, branding, and a seat on the judging panel. Go to the Partner Page for more information.


Service Providers

Get in front of a highly-targeted audience of start-up CEOs, Founders, and Investors at the Founder Showcase. Service Providers can also maximize their exposure by purchasing an Event Table or a Sponsorship.


General Admission

A limited number of General Admission tickets are available for those who do not fit into any of the categories above.



Students currently enrolled on a full-time basis are invited to attend the Founder Showcase to benefit from the highly educational content. There are a small number of Student Tickets available – and they are only $75 each.



The Founder Showcase is a great way to see the latest innovative companies in Silicon Valley, before they get exposure at later stage events. For free press tickets and more information, contact Jonathan Greechan at jonathan [at] thefunded [dot][com], or[masked]-8632.



The Founder Showcase is looking for volunteers!


Refund Policy

Due to a limited number of tickets, refunds are not available. However, you are welcome to transfer your ticket – simply contact us here

Cick the registration button... get your ticket ASAP!


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  • Shashi K.

    Logistics information was poor. Overall good gathering of cool entrepreneurs

    1 · July 18, 2013

  • Johnson K.


    1 · July 16, 2013

  • Alex C.

    Hi, will there anyone be coming from downtown San Francisco so I can get a lift or carpool with ?? Please message me on[masked]-2580. Thank you

    July 16, 2013

  • KB

    I am a mobile wireless systems/software/network Technology Leader. Helping large companies and startups/founders translate the vision into products and services. Interested in meeting founders and networking.

    July 11, 2013

  • matthew c.

    media and clud company

    July 11, 2013

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