Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image

AZ Tech Beat | July 28, 2017

Scroll to top

Top

PHX Startup Week 15′ - AZ Tech Beat

Phoenix Startup Week ignites Valley – wrap up video

March 10, 2015 |

Co-written with Tishin Donkersley, M.A. and photo and video contributions by Thomas Hawthorne

Starry eyed entrepreneurs flocked to events across the Valley during Phoenix Startup Week- a weeklong event which consisted of over 130 events, several happy hours and a … Read More

Calculators required – SaaS metrics you need to attract investors

March 2, 2015 |

Photo contribution Thomas Hawthorne

Class was in session at Axosoft headquarters during Phoenix Startup Week when founder of Pure Chat Hamid Shojaee spoke about metrics every Software as a Service (SaaS) firm needs to know to build their business and attract … Read More

Don’t try to be something you’re not – Phoenix Startup Week Day 4

February 26, 2015 |

Co-written with Jesse Millard and photo contributions from Thomas Hawthorne

Today the Phoenix Startup Week speaker theme was about knowing who you are, understanding your competencies and don’t try to turn your company into something it’s not, including the next Google.

TK … Read More

Wasabi Ventures to open Phoenix offices in 2015

February 26, 2015 |

Video contribution by Jesse Millard and photo contribution by Thomas Hawthorne

Wasabi Ventures, a bi-coastal venture capital firm and incubator for early stage startups, plan to open offices by the end of 2015 where they intend to fund and found … Read More

Overcoming obstacles to achieve your dream – Phoenix Startup Week Day 3

February 25, 2015 |

Photo contribution by Thomas Hawthorne

Whether it be raising capital, building your product, attracting customers or balancing work and life, there will be obstacles at every turn. Phoenix Startup Week filled the Tempe Center for the Arts with speakers who shared … Read More

Why it’s important to connect with the right customer – PHX Startup Week

February 25, 2015 |

Photo contribution by Thomas Hawthorne

Newsletters, ads, social media, online…the list goes on about all the different ways to reach customers – and it’s not as easy as it looks. Darren Wilson, co-founder of Blind Society, presented at Phoenix Startup Week … Read More

Building a startup nest – Phoenix Startup Week Day 2

February 24, 2015 |

It’s day two of Phoenix Startup Week and Scottsdale Director of Scottsdale Economic Development Danielle Casey kicked off the day’s events at the DeskHub theater in downtown Scottsdale.

The City of Scottsdale is an entrepreneur’s dream, Casey said. Scottsdale is … Read More

Space travel to startups, 3D printing without limits – PHX Startup Week

February 23, 2015 |

Photo contribution Thomas Hawthorne

While the majority of us won’t become astronauts, we can certainly learn to 3D print like one. In December 2014, NASA emailed a design file of a ratchet wrench to the International Space Station where the … Read More

Entrepreneurship re-energized, Phoenix Startup Week begins today

February 23, 2015 |

Photo contribution Thomas Hawthorne

Entrepreneurs, investors, government officials and startups filled the room at 111 W. Monroe for the kickoff of the inaugural Phoenix Startup Week. The event is a five-day extravaganza consisting of 130 events spread throughout the Valley with … Read More

Inaugural Phoenix Startup Week hits the Valley Feb 23-27 – video

February 17, 2015 | 1

Video and photo contribution from Thomas Hawthorne

The time has come for the Valley to celebrate its local startups at Phoenix Startup Week. Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton kicks off the inaugural week-long, Valley-wide celebration of startups and entrepreneurship running February … Read More