Posts Tagged: dc startups

DC Startup Founders, You Are Not Alone

DC Startup Founders may not be able to get funding at levels, as early, or as often as they would like to but now it is easier than ever for them to get on the radar of massive government contractors who want their help.  Today Booz Allen Hamilton, home to more startup founders than you… Read more »

Ring.io Announces $100k Raise

Ring.io, McLean, VA, has just announced their raise of $100k in additional early funding from the Northern Virginia based CIT Gap Funds group based in Herndon, VA. You may recall that Ring.io’s Co-ounder & CEO, Sam Aparicio was the recipient of the 2010 Social Matchbox Founder’s Board award as part of the 2010 Social Matchbox… Read more »

You Win Some, You Lose Some…But We’ve Got A Lot Of Them!

According a newly released report, Virginia has the nation’s highest concentration of Tech Workers again this year.  Maryland ranks #4 and DC #8.  The report underscores something that is often discussed among local founders – the fact that we’ve got a lot of great tech people here in Washington, DC.  According to the report, nearly… Read more »

SOCIAL MATCHBOX 2011: Meet the PRESENTERS.

The SECRET is OUT! The Presenters had sophisticated products. The 2011 Social Matchbox Launch event featured the most sophisticated startup Presenters and audience ever.  The event series is known for its magic mix startup founders and presenters with venture capitalists, accredited angel and seed investors, and media.  Although the exclusive registration process leaves some of… Read more »