Demos, Drinks, and a Discussion with Mitch Lowe

Tech in Motion has partnered up with the Orange County iOS Developer group to bring you our biggest and best Demos & Drinks event in November! We have scheduled the most exciting iOS apps to demo from Orange County for your mingling pleasure.

And on top of that, we will dazzle you with having Mitch Lowe (previous co-founder of Netflix and Redbox) as our keynote speaker plus live Q&A.  He'll share his thoughts on how to start a successful start up based upon his experiences at Netflix and Redbox.

This is not a night to miss out. So even though we will be announcing further details as they develop, we want you to get the date in your calendar and RSVP! 

Mitch Lowe: A co-founder and leader at both Netflix and Redbox, he is the current CEO of Quarterly Co.  He is a leader, innovator, visionary, angel investor, start-up mentor, accelerated growth guru, and Board member. His key strengths include: visioning, ideation, customer acquisition, subscription, fine tuning profitable business models, implementing new / emerging technology, and hiring, motivating, and directing top talent.

As COO and then as President of Redbox, he led the technology, software, product acquisition, operations, manufacturing, and marketing teams.  In just 8 fast-paced years the company grew to $1.6 billion in 2011 revenue with significant profits. Redbox’s compounded annual growth rate averaged 47%. 

Demos:

Hang w/ allows live real-time video to be sent from one phone to many. The goal of the platform is twofold: to become the premier social media network for people around the globe to connect, communicate and share experiences via live streaming broadcasts - and to enable celebrities and public figures to easily monetize their fan bases.  The Hang w/ app has been downloaded over 500,000 times and has attracted more than 75 celebrities and athletes including 50 Cent, Timbaland, Kaskade, Paula Abdul, Jimmy Kimmell, Terrell Owens, Jordin Sparks, Cheech and Chong, Jessica Sanchez and Jamie Kennedy. Hang w/ recently announced a $2,000,000 Series A Round Investment which is being used to fund the company's aggressive plans to scale the platform.  Hang w/ is available on iTunes (bit.ly/hangwapp) and Google Play (http://bit.ly/hangwandroid).

PEAR Sports delivers in-ear heart rate coaching and training to guide users through workouts by providing real-time adjustments, advice and feedback. In the PEAR app, you'll find hundreds of workouts and training plans curated and created by world-class coaches. There are workouts from running to mountain biking to strength training to yoga, with more workouts being added every day to help you train effectively whether you’ve just started working out or if you’re a seasoned athlete. Learn more at pearsports.com

CamNexus is a wireless photography device and mobile app designed for a host of professional grade DSLR cameras by Nikon and Canon.  When connected to a compatible DSLR camera, CamNexus enables wireless control of the camera via an iPad, iPhone or Mac and enables real-time photo sharing.  Features include wireless camera and shutter control, wireless image transfer, live viewfinder, time-lapse, HDR and self-portrait, in addition to  image and color manipulation options.  CamNexus works across multiple camera brands, drains no battery power from the DSLR camera, provides internet and Wi-Fi pass-through and supports social media integration.

MobilityWare has developed mobile games for over 10 years.  MobilityWare apps were in the App Store the first day it was open.  They currently have over 26 games in the App Store including the #1 Solitaire game and a wide variety of card games and word games.

Squeak 16 is an iPhone app and social network that adds voice, sketch and zoom to your pictures.  By capturing and recording every personal touch in time, Squeak 16 creates short animations (up to 16 seconds) and enables rich conversations around your digital media.   Every picture has a story; tell your story with Squeak 16 today.




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  • Meghan L.

    A big thank you to Brittani, Elizabeth, David and everyone who helped put this meet-up event together! It was great to meet so many in the mobile and technology industry in OC! Also - thank you to all that came to our Hang w/ booth! Hopefully we will see you live ;)

    For those that were interested in Hang w/: we have also updated our app with a brand new design and more - if you'd like to check it out: www.hangwith.com

    -Meghan

    1 · November 25, 2013

  • Patrick R.

    Thank you everyone for coming out! Big thanks to Tech in Motion, David and the iOS Developers, The Irvine Company, Haynes Boone, ThisByThem, Revolution Aviotion, everyone else that contributed and of course, Mitch Lower for coming down and providing some great content. Looking forward to seeing everyone soon. Also, ROC is offering some great deals on space and free rent until Jan 1!!!

    November 22, 2013

  • dorie

    This group is my favorite!

    November 21, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Thanks Dorie! It was such a pleasure chatting with you at the end of our last event. Looking forward to seeing you out and about in 2014!!

      November 22, 2013

  • steve s.

    May I Film this event to Promote Tech in Motion on YouTube something like TedxTalks Videos on YouTube ? >>>

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ehDAP1OQ9Zw

    1 · November 8, 2013

  • Brittani A.

    Thank you so much to This by Them, Haynes Boone, Revolution Aviation, Jobspring Partners and Workbridge Associates for sponsoring last nights event! A huge thanks to the iOS group, ROC, Mitch Lowe, Hang W/, Uber, MobilityWare, Squeak16, PEAR Sports and CamNexus for giving our group such great presentations! We appreciate all of you and look forward to seeing everyone in December :)

    1 · November 20, 2013

    • doug w.

      How does one acquire rights to have a table at a future event?

      November 20, 2013

    • Brittani A.

      Go ahead and email me at [masked] and I'll send you the information you need to become a sponsor for Tech in Motion!

      November 20, 2013

  • paul

    Sorry I missed it. Could not leave work on time.

    November 20, 2013

  • Ramalingam S.

    Thank you for organizing this event. Great event and wonderful opportunity to meet great people.

    November 20, 2013

  • Rhett K.

    Great Meetup. I could only stay for a short time, but saw some great demos and met some great people. The other Meetup I had to rush off to was way better though, lol. Just kidding, both were great. See you next time. Rhett, UIUX.

    1 · November 19, 2013

  • Chris M.

    Hope to connect with many of you tonight!
    Cheers

    November 19, 2013

  • Akhilesh

    Can't make it

    November 19, 2013

  • Ray F.

    Looking forward to tonight's meetup. I will be at the Squeak 16 demo table so stop by and visit! https://www.squeak16.com/s/vuz3h

    November 19, 2013

  • Shabby S.

    Can't wait!

    1 · November 19, 2013

  • jorge c.

    I am there!

    1 · November 19, 2013

  • Steve A.

    See you tonight - I lead sales effort at Peak Hosting in SoCal

    1 · November 19, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    We are looking to hire an IOS developer

    1 · November 18, 2013

    • Matt S.

      We can help you, Vince, if you'd like to discuss: [masked]

      November 18, 2013

  • Ryan S.

    I will be attending the event tomorrow night. Looking forward to meeting people in Orange County. I have attended LA in the past and has a great experience. I will be representing Evervize, a local SaaS based company.

    1 · November 18, 2013

  • Tom

    Plans changed

    November 17, 2013

  • Rhett K.

    I will stop by early. Conflict with another long awaited Meetup later that night.

    1 · November 17, 2013

  • Melissa

    Is the address right ?

    The building looked empty =(

    November 14, 2013

    • Brittani A.

      It is. The Irvine Company is letting us use the empty building to accommodate so many people :)

      2 · November 14, 2013

    • Melissa

      Great, can't wait =) Thank you Brittani =)

      November 14, 2013

  • Krassimir B.

    Eager to meet new people.

    1 · November 14, 2013

  • jorge c.

    I am there!

    1 · November 13, 2013

  • Thom H.

    Looking forward to it.

    1 · November 12, 2013

  • steve s.

    Wow, Awesome =)

    2 · November 1, 2013

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