Video: Enplug's Splash Oakland pitch presentation

Kristin Karaoglu · June 12, 2014 · Short URL:

Enplug founder Nanxi Liu gives the 3-minute presentation; Enplug wins Runner Up status

Enplug was a top 5 Finalist at the Splash Oakland competition on May 6-7. Company founder Nanxi Liu gave the three-minute pitch and received feedback from the judges. Judges included: Jed Katz (Javelin Venture Partners), Josh Stein (DFJ) and Ben LIng (Khosla Ventures). Enplug competed against nearly 150 startups. Of those startups 15 were selected to present on stage in Oakland. Of those startups 5 became finalists and presented again. Enplug came in a Runner Up to OppSites. 

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Enplug's Plug & Play mini device turns any digital display into an interactive and real-time marketing tool for businesses. The Enplug App Market lets businesses choose a variety of content to display ranging from the brand's live social media feeds, product videos, news feeds, weather, and more. All content and apps are easily managed in Enplug's online portal.

350+ companies use Enplug to improve customer engagement, increase referrals, and strengthen their brand. Featured in the Wall Street Journal, Inc. Magazine, Entrepreneur Magazine, Fast Co., TechCrunch, and named CSQ Magazine's Top 10 Innovators.


Nanxi Liu

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CEO and Co-Founder of Enplug. Board member and founder of Nanoly Bioscience, a biotech company based in Colorado. Previously worked in investment banking at Goldman Sachs, derivatives trading at Citigroup, and engineering at Cisco Systems.

Josh Stein

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Josh Stein is a Managing Director of Draper Fisher Jurvetson, where his investments include, Eventful, Fynanz, GoodGuide, Polaris Wireless, Redfin, SugarCRM, and ViVOTech.

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Jed Katz

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Jed Katz is the Managing Director of Javelin Venture Partners. One of the pioneers of online commerce, Jed has spent his 20 year career developing, advising & investing in early stage tech ventures.