The submission deadline for the Vator Splash NY event is coming up in two weeks. Be sure to enter the Vator Splash NY competition before the deadline.
Vator is looking for the most promising startups to present onstage at Webster Hall in New York City on December 15. We know that New York, and the East Coast in general, is becoming a hotbed for emerging companies, and venture capitalists are seriously taking notice.
RRE Ventures is backing Vator Splash NY to ensure that the event is one that rocks the house. Indeed, Vator Splash NY will have an open bar from 4 pm to 11 pm. So, it'll not only be a great event to be onstage, it'll be a fun networking evening.
If you're a startup that's under three years old, or looking for a stage to launch, be sure to apply today. Ten finalists will make the stage and get in front of angel investors and venture capitalists from RRE Ventures' Eric Wiesen, Polaris Ventures' Pete Flint, Greenhill SAVP's Brian Hirsch, Venrock's David Pakman, TechStars' David Tisch, DBJ Capital's Deborah Jackson, Traver Hutchins (angel investor and founder/Chairman of Remedy Health), and Owen Davis of NY Seed.
In addition, two of New York's sharpest entrepreneurs will share their nuggets of wisdom about entrepreneurship. Fresh off the Boxee launch, Avner Ronen, CEO of Boxee will talk about launching in the highly competitive set top box space against Apple, Google, Roku etc. and Blip.tv co-founder and CEO, Mike Hudack, will talk about how his efforts to build knowledge management software resulted in Blip.tv.
Vator expects a sellout crowd of some 250 attendees, including industry peers, investors and media so don't miss out.
The best deal comes in the demo table packages, which are still available. Use Vator's discount code of "Vator30" to get 30% off the already low prices here: http://vatorsplashny.eventbrite.com
Also put on your calendar: Vator Splash Feb 2011, with the founder of Pandora, Tim Westergren, and Neil Young, the founder and CEO of ngmoco, which was sold to DeNA for $400 million.
Vator Splash events have had amazing keynote speakers from Zynga's Mark Pincus, Zappos Tony Hsieh, Peter Thiel and Twitter's Dick Costolo. Investors from 40 top VC firms, such as August Capital, BlueRun, Canaan, Claremont, First Round, Founders Fund, FirstMark, Greycroft, Greylock, Google Ventures, Hummer Winblad, IVP, Javelin Ventures, Khosla Ventures, Levensohn, Lightspeed, Softech VC, SV Angels LLC, RRE Ventures, Polaris, Norwest, Scale, Venrock and more attended have attend our events.