Great Energy & Ideas at Startup Weekend: Storrs, 1/27/2012
Congratulations to PlatForum, Sobrio, and MailStack who tied for 1st Place at the inaugural Startup Weekend Storrs event! Honorable mention when to KidETA for most promising service to the community, and Life Raver for best name.
There were many terrific startup ideas presented, and many potential businesses in the pipeline. We look forward to seeing the success of groups move beyond this weekend.
platforum – A mobile app to consolidate the forum experience
Sobrio – A mobile match service linking drinkers and sober drivers Mailstack – A new way to organize your email inbox
KidETA – A school bus location service using mobile crowdsourcing (for most promising service to the community) Life Raver – A website to help visitors to a city find the fun things that locals do (for best name)
Joy In A Glass
Thanks go to the:
Rita Zangari, University of Connecticut Office of Tech Commercia
Derek Koch, Independent Software, @derekkoch
Christopher Levesque, University of Connecticut, CCEI
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