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NoVA TechBreakfast: Mortgage Harmony, BusyConf, SpeakerBlast, Yumvy, Ideaxis

  • Jul 11, 2013 · 8:00 AM
  • AOL

Interact with your peers in a monthly morning breakfast meetup. At this monthly breakfast get-together techies, developers, designers, and entrepreneurs share learn from their peers through show and tell / show-case style presentations.

And yes, this is free! Thank our sponsors when you see them :)


Agenda for July 2013 NVTB:

8:00 - 8:15 - Get yer Carbs & Coffee and chit-chat

8:15 - 8:20 - Introductions, Sponsors, Announcements

8:20 - ~9:30 - Showcases and Shout-Outs!

  1. Mortgage Harmony - Keith Kelly
  2. BusyConf - Ryan McGeary
    30 Second Lightning "Shout Outs": HIRING


  3. SpeakerBlast - Ryan Spahn
  4. Yumvy - Sari Louis
    30 Second Lightning "Shout Outs": EVENTS


  5. Ideaxis - Rick Gilchrist
    30 Second Lightning "Shout Outs": OFFERS

~9:30 - end - Final "Shout Outs" & Last Words


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If this event is full and there's a wait list, don't worry! Our wait lists regularly clear out as we get no-shows and last minute cancels. Just sign up if you plan to come!


VENUE: AOL Dulles, VA - Steve Case Center

We are in the Steve Case Center - main building. If folks park in the garage, they will see signs and will walk down the hall to get to the receptionist. If folks park in the visitors lot out front, they will walk directly into the building and see the receptionist right in front. They will be guided to take an elevator to the 5th floor to our 'Ink and Pile' rooms.

Map and Directions below:

22000 AOL Way
Steve Case Center
Sterling, VA 22166


There is a visitors lot holding 50 spots directly in front of building; otherwise, parking garage with ample parking directly next to (attached to) the Steve Case Center. See parking map below - park in the yellow areas:


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Want to present at a showcase?

Have something you've been working on that you'd like some feedback on? Have something that you'd like to share? Have a kernel of an idea that you'd like some thoughts on developing further? Just leave a comment for us below or send a message to the organizers and we'll get you scheduled for an upcoming TechBreakfast. If this one is filled up, don't despair - we want you at our next one! Sign up for that one too.

See you all there!

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  • Fouad M.

    I would like to share this article from Forbes. Maybe Ron would be interested to partner with Samsung venture.

    July 12, 2013

    • Ron S.

      Hi Fouad - thanks for sending the link - very interesting! Do you have any contacts there?

      August 1, 2013

    • Fouad M.

      Unfortunately no, Ron

      August 1, 2013

  • Adam P.

    Very good. Good mix of well done and still medium rare ventures and a helpful engaged crowd

    July 11, 2013

    • Anne R.

      I agree. it was my first time and I really liked the vibe and the shout-outs! Thanks To Marcia Moran for telling me about so shout-out to Marcia!

      July 12, 2013

  • Marcia M.

    TechBreakfast is such a great resource. Perhaps we could take more photos as a group and tweet them out to raise awareness as Ron opens the event in new markets.

    1 · July 11, 2013

  • Wayne C.

    Strong presentations once again. The SpeakerBlast demo was definitely novel!

    I didn't get a chance to linkup with the individual with the Shoutout event @ Lost Rhino. Can someone point me in the right direction?

    1 · July 11, 2013

    • Jason R.

      Wayne, Sorry I missed you. please send me an email at [masked] and I'll send over the invite!

      July 11, 2013

  • Ron S.

    Awesome job, presenters! Quite a nice variety of showcases.

    1 · July 11, 2013

  • James H.

    Great group (again) today. Think everyone had a "blast" with SpeakerBlast rocking the room ...and thanks to AOL intern for saving the day on the bagel snafu.

    2 · July 11, 2013

  • Jim G.

    Great presentations today. Next Thurs. July 18 in Annapolis, Tech networking and Presentations and lots of them!

    Here is the info for the Annapolis Startup Meetup

    Here is the link for the Inventors Program

    1 · July 11, 2013

  • Gurpreet B

    Presentation was god, timeframe excellent and loved the "shout outs"

    1 · July 11, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Nothing more beautiful than seeing all of the talent NoVA has to offer.

    2 · July 11, 2013

  • Jim H.

    Busy Conf has an interesting product and Ryan made a fine presentation. Speaker Blast and YumvY have intriguing concepts.

    1 · July 11, 2013

  • Ghazenfer M.

    Another great event

    1 · July 11, 2013

  • Dave G.

    Excellent event. Lots of energy and very interesting presentations. Will attend again!

    1 · July 11, 2013

  • Vipul

    Awesome job once again..I need to start getting there earlier so I can meet all the cool people.

    1 · July 11, 2013

  • Ron S.

    Everyone on the Wait List is now able to come - just raised the RSVP limit to 170. See you all there!

    July 10, 2013

    • Adam P.

      Thanks Ron. Great event and I look forward to a conversation with all here on crowd funding, what's new...what works...what doesn't.

      1 · July 11, 2013

  • Ashish M.

    This was my first interaction with the startup community in the DC area and I really enjoyed it. I hope to be more active in the future and meet some real cool folks.

    July 11, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Anyone else riding the W&OD from Vienna?

    July 10, 2013

  • Swamy K.

    Sorry to miss it :( look for it next time

    July 10, 2013

  • Ashish M.

    I recently joined TechBreakfast with the primary aim to interact with the startup community in the DC Metro area and learn from everyone. Hopefully, I get to attend the NoVA TechBreakfast at AOL.

    July 10, 2013

  • Ashish M.

    I recently joined TechBreakfast with the primary aim to interact with the startup community in the DC Metro area and learn from everyone. Hopefully, I get to attend the NoVA TechBreakfast at AOL.

    July 10, 2013

  • Ron S.

    We're adding more space, so don't worry about the waitlist so don't worry... you all will make it there!

    July 10, 2013

  • Nicole

    I am a consultant to improve financial management for small businesses and startups. Looking forward to seeing the presentations.

    July 9, 2013

  • Dan

    Founder @ Electorate.Me

    July 8, 2013

  • Varol

    Curious about the event. Will be there and keep my eyes open

    July 3, 2013

  • Kim W.

    Sorry to miss this one - great companies!

    July 2, 2013

  • Tim K.

    C u there...Hiring Ruby / iOS / Droid developers.

    July 1, 2013

  • Ramdas S.

    Run my own Residential Real Estate Brokerage firm - IIT Realty Group, LLC.

    June 12, 2013

  • Adam P.

    Looking forward to answering questions and helping members learn how crowdfunding can bring their ideas to market.

    June 11, 2013

  • Eric

    I'm excited to hear more from VA / DC companies. If there's a slot, I'd also love the chance to tell people about WebKite and how it can help startups quickly publish a Yelp-style MVP, business directory, or catalog.

    June 10, 2013

  • Samuel B.

    Hope I can wake up early enough...

    June 6, 2013

  • David m.

    Looking forward to the July meeting! Thanks Ron! I'm loving the TechBreakfasts!! Great work! And love the expansion plans!

    June 5, 2013

  • Ron S.

    Attention! We've changed the date on this to avoid running this during the 4th of July Holiday weekend. See you on THURSDAY July 11, 2013!

    June 5, 2013

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