Portland, October 2013 event recap
Portland is full of so many entrepreneur and startup centric organization and we are so lucky to have them as supporters of Startup Poker. This month we had a long-time staple of Portland NedSpace host our event this October. Startups launched and funded inside NedSpace have raised well over $55 million dollars include: Puppet Labs, POWR, Second Porch, SweetSpot Diabetes, App Thwak, Wikisway, Gadgetrak, Paydici, JourneyGym, CarDelMar, Giving-Sphere, Greenleaf Juicing Company, BikeCop and Portland Ten.
- None of this fun and connection is possible without the continued support from sponsors like Turnstone. Adding to that list of fantastic sponsors in Portland is CRESA. They were good sports and handed over their bounties without too much pain. We are also attracting passionate and driven founder from across the river in Vancouver, WA. David Martschinske of Focus Designs is pictured above being presented / taking the bounty from CRESA’s Eric Turner.
- And now the winners:
1st Place: Don Hollerich, CEO, Seconds
2nd Place: Tim Getsch, CEO, CheckOutMyCards.com
3rd Place: Kevin Croy, Founder, 9-Mile Labs
Also, check out the Portland Startup Poker Facebook Page for photos from each event and info about upcoming events.