TechCentralSF Startup Veteran’s Weekend/Hackathon on ABC7

 

We have successfully launched Vets in Tech on July 31st. Visit our site here: http://vetsintech.co

CONGRATULATIONS to our winners of Startup Veterans Weekend/Hackathon – 1st Place: Collectio, 2nd Place: Rebound, and 3rd Place I-Vitality!! Actually everyone who competed as a winner in my book! We had over 40 veterans joining 40 non-vet techies for the competition and inspiring keynote by Steve Blank (Four Steps to the Epiphany and The Startup Owners Manual) along with remarks from Co-host Craig Newmark and President of the SF Board of Supervisors – David Chiu who delivered a proclamation declaring it “Startup Veterans Day” in San Francisco. Take a look at pics from the event here and see blogs at: http://startupgrind.com/2012/03/startup-veterans-weekendhackathon-winners/#more-1935 and http://sfciti.com/newsletters/20120328

In addition, a segment of the event aired on local Channel 7 – see the video here: http://youtu.be/jVPnN9Z2cGQ

THANKS again to all of our awesome sponsors and partners for helping to make this event possible – see them all at www.techcentralsf.com/startup-veterans