Startup Weekend LA – An Insider’s Story

From visualization to conception, and actually taking the product to market… We had exactly 54 hours!

From TechZulu:

“For those who haven’t heard of what Startup Weekend is all about, it’s building a company on STEROIDS! From visualization to conception, and actually taking the product to market, a company usually takes about 1-2 years to create. We had exactly 54 hours! This story highlights my experience at the event as a participant.

Pitch and form teams!

Friday Night, people started trickling in at Coloft at 6pm. There were a few hours of just networking and playing an ice breaking game to get to know people. I loved the energy of it all. People were so excited for the weekend, many of who have participated in Startup Weekend before and a few like me, who were there for the first time. People had one minute to “pitch” their idea to the group as a whole. Of the 150+ participants, about 45 people pitched that night. Out of those 45, the top 10 were voted to build teams on. I was #33 to go up and pitch my idea…”

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Startup Weekend LA [web]
Coloft [web]
Codewars [web]

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