Start Norfolk 2.0 showcased 73 pitches with over 300 in attendance. D8Night took first place, while Podium Pro and Our Care Direct rounded out the top 3.
With over 500 people attending the first two Start Norfolk's, we are happy to bring you a bigger and better Start Norfolk this spring. Those who attended were highly enthusiastic about the outcome of the event, saying: "I felt like I was the the Woodstock of Technology, it was legendary," and Start Norfolk was a "Titanic event".
Aneesh Chopra, Former Chief Technology Officer of the United States of America, said, "Start Norfolk exceeded expectations in the quality – and number – of budding high growth entrepreneurs ready to take charge in accelerating our economic recovery."
President Obama recently recognized “that most new jobs are created in start-ups.”
Start Norfolk, a Silicon Anchor event, is helping to build a stronger entrepreneurial ecosystem in the Norfolk-Virginia Beach region.
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