Voting opens for Venture Madness top 64 startups
- Tishin Donkersley
- On January 7, 2016
Time to break out the brackets for Venture Madness 2016! This event, brought to the Valley by Invest Southwest and Arizona Commerce Authority, is where the top 64 startups go head-to-head in a pitch competition and vie for a portion of the $100,000 prize and the chance to be crowned champion.
The first elimination round begins tomorrow and an expert panel will be charged with narrowing down the startup pool to 32. The second elimination round will begin on January 20, and will determine the top 16 to be announced on February 1, 2016. The finalists will pitch at the live event held on March 2-4, 2016 at Talking Stick Resort in Scottsdale.
The public is encouraged to vote online for their favorite for the People’s Choice Award which comes with a cash prize! Start voting right here starting January 8!
To reserve your tickets, visit venture madness.investsouthwest.org.
Now for the 64…
Learn more about some of the 64 startups we’ve covered at aztechbeat.com