Rise of the Rest hits the Triangle on May 5th!April 24, 2015 7:52 AM
Rise of the Rest hits the Triangle on May 5th!
Steve Case, co-founder of AOL, is bringing his multi-city startup tour to the Triangle onTuesday, May 5th. During this part of the tour, they'll be visiting 5 Southern cities (Richmond, Charleston, Atlanta, New Orleans, and Raleigh-Durham) with growing entrepreneurial communities.
And in case you haven't heard...Steve will also invest $100K in a startup at each stop!
Let's show them why the Triangle is the nation's next hub of innovation and entrepreneurship! Below is a schedule of events on May 5th -- we'd love for you to attend to help us celebrate!
8:45-9:30am: Power through Partners with e51 and authors Betsy Joseph and Maggie Chotas at HQ Raleigh -- celebrating women in entrepreneurship! Register here.
9:00-10:00am: Community Gathering & Breakfast at HQ Raleigh -- celebrating our growing community!
9:30-10:30am: Steve Case visits HQ Raleigh
11:30-12:30pm: Student discussion with Steve Case at The Frontier -- university student Q&A. Register here.
2:00-3:00pm: Fireside Chat interview with Steve Case at The Carolina Theatre -- why NOW is the best time for startups in the Triangle. Register here.
3:00-5:00pm: Rise of the Rest Pitch Competition at The Carolina Theatre -- 10 startups compete for $100K! Register here.
5:30pm: Happy Hour at American Underground @MainRead It