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Entertainment Tech Drinks & Demos

Get Entertained by Tech in Motion’s Drinks and Demos!

Our Entertainment Tech Drinks and Demos will be held on the private third floor of Ladder 15 on Thursday, January 30th. There will be lots of food, and free drink tickets for the first 60 arrivals. Multi-platform video and music network, Music Choice, interactive sports television platform, Fancheer Interactive, social network, MeetMe, and social publishing tool, Socialie, will all be set up at booths throughout the space. In between networking and noshing with Tech in Motion and local techies, you'll be able to stroll over to these innovative companies and test drive their newest-products. Their founders and developers will be on hand to answer any business or technical questions you might have. 

We're also very proud to announce our first Charity Spotlight partnership with Rock to the Future. They'll be there to talk about their amazing initiative and how you might be able to get involved! 

We hope to see you all there!


Participants:

Music Choice | @MusicChoice

Music Choice, the multi-platform video and music network, delivers its music programming to millions of consumers nationwide through their televisions, online and mobile devices. Music Choice programs dozens of uninterrupted music channels; produces originals that feature today’s hottest established and emerging artists; offers thousands of music videos; and launched Music Choice Play, the music video, lifestyle and entertainment network for Millennials.  Facebook: www.facebook.com/MusicChoice

FanCheer Interactive | @GoFanCheer

FanCheer is an interactive sports television platform that is like the "video game" for televised, live-sports entertainment. FanCheer - quite literally - gives fans a voice. Using our proprietary technologies & their smartphone, we make fans an integral part of the game. Fans compete against each other in real-time, game-relevant competitions for rewards & prizes.  To the fans we say, "Think your team is better? Be HEARD!"

FanCheer enables college and pro sports franchises to "Reach... Beyond the Venue"TM to capture additional revenue by monetizing their fans watching the game on television.

FanCheer launched its initial pilot in June during the NBA finals, and is currently in public beta for select college basketball games as we prepare for a major roll-out during March Madness©.

Socialie | @Socialie

Socialie is a social publishing tool that helps companies leverage the people behind their brands by creating a connected network of their social accounts and allowing them to easily send suggested content to members of their network via SMS. Ultimately, the platform helps you manage and leverage your non-owned social media marketing strategy and drive your brand message to wider audiences.

In addition to the platform, the company also offers creative services to various sports and entertainment brands, including the UFC, Dana White, Epic Records and LA Reid. They develop big ideas and creative strategies to help reach business goals while identifying opportunities to leverage social media effectively across the entire business.

MeetMe, Inc. | @MeetMe

MeetMe® is the leading social network for meeting new people in the US and the public market leader for social discovery (NYSE MKT: MEET).

MeetMe makes meeting new people fun through social games and apps, monetized by both advertising and virtual currency. With 60% of traffic coming from mobile, MeetMe is fast becoming the social gathering place for the mobile generation.


Charity Spotlight:

Rock to the Future | @Rock2Future

Rock to the Future, a 501c3 nonprofit organization located in North Philadelphia, provides free music education to underserved Philadelphia youth. Using contemporary music and electric instruments, their programs ignite passion and creativity, support academic achievement, and improve self-esteem. Started in 2010 by Jessica Craft, a young professional who previously worked for a prestigious investment firm in Philadelphia, Rock to the Future now serves over 300 youth each year through an afterschool program, Summer camp, weekend workshops, and in-school MobileMusic workshops. RocktotheFuturePhilly.org


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  • Jedidiah W.

    Fantastic!

    February 3, 2014

  • Nathan A.

    Any startups or small businesses on here that would like to be written up on our small business blog? Send me a tweet: @SmallBizPhilly. www.SmallBizPhilly.Wordpress.com

    1 · February 1, 2014

  • Nathan A.

    Anybody on here know how to do back-end development and php?

    January 31, 2014

  • Chris M.

    Very nice gathering of talent. Hopefully this will lead to something in terms of employment. Seemed like a nice venue. Very nice to meet all of you.

    January 31, 2014

  • Pete T.

    Thanks for hosting a great networking event! To everyone I had the chance to speak to... it was a pleasure. To everybody that I did not... check out today's BarWithMe.TV feature on Technically Philly. I'd love to chat with anybody interested in learning more! http://technical.ly/philly/2014/01/31/what-philly-bars-play-tv-peter-tarrant/

    January 31, 2014

    • Chris W.

      Cool idea. Obviously you need an app. I'm a freelance iOS dev who somehow didn't meet you. I mostly work with entrepreneurs like yourself. TTFN & good luck.

      January 31, 2014

  • Gerry M.

    Excellent!

    January 31, 2014

  • Nathan A.

    off the chain!

    January 31, 2014

  • richard f.

    Melissa and Lindsay it was a pleasure meeting you both at the event. Thank you very much for organizing and making this happen. Great event and would encourage others to attend and network.

    1 · January 31, 2014

    • Melissa K.

      Thank you so much, Rich! We're so glad the MeetMe team could make it. Can't wait to try out some of the apps!

      January 31, 2014

  • Ram K.

    It was good one. Thank you Organizers and everyone.

    1 · January 31, 2014

  • Brian

    I had a great time making new connections for new positions. Also winning the autographed Sean Kingston head phones was awesome.

    2 · January 30, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    We had a good time!!! Thanks.

    1 · January 30, 2014

  • alan h.

    Would have like to see a presentation format

    1 · January 30, 2014

  • Shamekk S.

    Beautiful event very informative will be at the next one

    1 · January 30, 2014

  • Rachel S.

    Great experience.

    1 · January 30, 2014

  • Sam W.

    It's[masked] bitcoin wing night at cavanaugh's rittenhouse, if anyone is looking for something to do afterward!

    1 · January 30, 2014

  • BsterlingA

    Sorry I will not be able to make tonight's event but look forward to the next one

    January 30, 2014

  • Spencer L.

    I just left my doctor who gave me a shot and sent me back to bed. Sorry that I cannot make it and hope to see all at the next event. B-(

    1 · January 30, 2014

    • Melissa K.

      Feel better! We'll see you at another event soon!

      January 30, 2014

  • How C.

    Hi ... I'm How Carson, a WordPress developer and trainer, and CTO of US Server Net, a managed WordPress hosting service. I'm looking forward to meeting everyone.

    1 · January 27, 2014

    • Dan L.

      How, let's catch up tonight!

      January 30, 2014

  • Ken L.

    Is anyone else driving in from the West Chester area who's interested in sharing a ride? Let me know.

    1 · January 30, 2014

    • Dan L.

      I'm driving in from Media. If you can come down here around 5:15 we can head down together.

      January 30, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    I apologize in advance for the randomness of this comment, but if anyone is interested in joining me for a Tech in Motion "after party" at the TLA, let me know. The band is Karl Denson's Tiny Universe - a jam/jazz/funk outfit.

    1 · January 30, 2014

  • Roman K.

    Looking forward to meeting you all! I'm a Web and Graphic Designer that has just relocated to the area from the hills of West Virginia. Looking forward to networking, collaborating, and hopefully making some new tech buddies in the area. (http://romanking.net)

    1 · January 29, 2014

  • Joseph D.

    An application developer and security enthusiast. I'm working on my own startup - VulnAware (http://www.VulnAware.com­) - we're working on the solution to detect and remediate inherent web application vulnerabilities. Looking forward to networking with everyone

    1 · January 25, 2014

    • Joseph D.

      Send me a msg

      January 29, 2014

    • Shamekk S.

      I'm looking for a job in the IT field but have little paying experience. So basically I want to soak up knowledge anywhere I can and love to be involve with anything tech

      January 29, 2014

  • Michael

    iOS App Creator, Appreneur, interested in networking and learning more about marketing

    3 · January 13, 2014

    • Nathan A.

      Shamekk: Yes, I need an app developed. My email is: [masked]. Twitter: @SmallBizPhilly. What is the best way to contact you? And is it possible to send you a private message thru here on meetup.com?

      January 29, 2014

    • Shamekk S.

      You can contact me anytime don't know how to send private msg in here but you can email me [masked] or call me[masked]

      1 · January 29, 2014

  • Shamekk S.

    I am trying to gain experience and network and trying to build this app need a little help.

    January 29, 2014

  • Jedidiah W.

    Will be attending! Always looking for awesome civic hackers for www.meetup.com/Philly-hack4good

    2 · January 29, 2014

  • Shamekk S.

    Yes I will be there

    1 · January 28, 2014

  • Sonia T.

    Hi I'm Sonia! If you need any web design please feel free to contact me! To know more abt what I do, please visit my website: http://asdart.com/

    1 · January 27, 2014

  • Caleb M.

    Looking forward to this event!

    2 · January 24, 2014

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