In this episode of This Week in Startups, Shervin Pishevar of Menlo Ventures discusses his experience with incubators and catalysts.
In this video, Lauren Wolff from Spotsi describes how the company helps you record and experience personal city tours. Recorded at the PIE PDX demo day in Portland on January 17, 2012.
In this video, Brad Heller from Revisu describes how the company leverages the Cloud to speed creative collaboration. Recorded at the PIE PDX demo day in Portland on January 17, 2012.
In this video, Robert Scoble takes a ride on the StartupBus.
StartupBus is an invitation-only community of hackers, hustlers and hipster passionate about startups. We are best known for our annual competition where we bring new people into our community, by doing a hackathon on a bus that’s traveling 60 miles an hour towards Austin in time for SxSW. In 2012, StartupBus will be launching 10 buses from different regions, bringing together the best talent from across the country.
There’s still room for new riders in 2012 with 10 busses from all over the USA. Read the Full Story.
The nation of Indonesia is nearly as big as the US in terms of population, but you don’t hear much about Startups in the region. In this TEDx video, Kevin Mintaraga describes how he actively supports and contributes to the Indonesian local start-up scene with Project Eden, the first pre-seed investment company in Indonesia which works as an incubator/accelerator for the local young entrepreneurs to launch technology startups.
In this video, founding members of the Startup America Partnership board discuss how they connect mentors to startup business in a variety of sectors of the economy.
In this video, Will Dean and Guy Livingstone from Tough Mudder present: “How to Build a $70 Million Company in Two Years.” Recorded March 19 at WIX Lounge in New York.
Tough Mudder events are hardcore 10-12 mile obstacle courses designed by British Special Forces to test your all around strength, stamina, mental grit, and camaraderie. As the leading company in the booming obstacle course industry, Tough Mudder has already challenged half a million inspiring participants worldwide and raised more than $2 million dollars for the Wounded Warrior Project. But Tough Mudder is more than an event, it’s a way of thinking. By running a Tough Mudder challenge, you’ll unlock a true sense of accomplishment, have a great time, and discover a camaraderie with your fellow participants that’s experienced all too rarely these days.
As described in the video, Tough Mudder has a unique corporate culture that has contributed to their success. And they are hiring!
In this video, the Startup Genome research firm lists their Top 25 startup ecosystems in the world.