Georgia Tech Flashpoint Accelerator Demo Day, June 11, 2014

For the third year in a row, ff Venture Capital is co-sponsoring the New York Demo Day for Georgia Tech’s Flashpoint Accelerator, along with HBS Alumni Angels of NY.  We met Ionic Security, one of our portfolio companies, at their first Demo Day a few years ago.  I hope you can join us at the SUNY Global Center, 116 E 55th St, June 11, 2014,  9:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Introductory remarks by Merrick Furst, Flashpoint’s Director and Distinguished Professor of Computing at Georgia Tech.    RSVP here.

Presenting companies:  – New parents lack the experience needed to make decisions about their children. Aloe creates a personalized team of experts to help guide parents through the journey.  – We help families find and manage individual caregivers for seniors.  – The new global standard for receipts – We get the real voice of the customer for marketers.  – We make it second nature to manage a virtual workforce.

Skroot – Marketers use skroot to discover what to say to their target audience. – We enable manufacturer’s, merchandisers, and CPG companies to connect with their own customers individually, at scale.   –   Vehcon creates substantial savings for drivers, and helps auto insurance and services companies increase profits by aggregating and analyzing big data collected from drivers’ smartphones.

Wonderkey  – Wonderkey allows adults to communicate through their kids. –  Strategic HR management solutions.

New York Demo Day Details:

Wednesday, June 11th 9:00AM -12:00PM

SUNY Global Center, 116 East 55th St.  New York, NY 10022

If you’re interested in learning more about the teams and attending the event, please click here.


About Flashpoint

Flashpoint is a startup accelerator that creates better startups, faster.  It works with committed founders who have domain knowledge and passion for responding to the needs of their customers and helps them shape startups with true market/product fit, reduced risks, lower costs, and a better chance of high quality success.  Flashpoint is a rigorous management and education program that works closely with founders to create companies.