Santa Barbara Entrepreneurs and Startups will show off their products and businesses at StartupSB’s Winter Demo Night. The showcase, held at on February 27th at 6:30 pm, is part of a series of monthly events, produced by StartupSB, a Santa Barbara community based organization focused on celebrating local startup companies, entrepreneurship and startup community building on the Central Coast. The event will be hosted at workzones, Santa Barbara’s member based co-working club, located in the Paseo Nuevo Mall.
The night will feature 8 Santa Barbara based startups presenting their company and recently launched products in 5 minutes, and fielding 2 to 3 minutes of questions from the crowd. The diverse group of companies presenting includes NextMover, winner of Startup Weekend Santa Barbara # 3 in November. Next Mover landed $60,000 in seed round funding after the weekend. Also presenting will be Oniracom, an Santa Barbara based marketing company, who will highlight their new product, Story Wall, an interactive engagement platform that will be premiering at the Santa Barbara Bowl this summer. Snapwi.re, Appscale, Free Property Alert, DNA Studios, Startup Social and Project Snowball will also present.
“Building on our win at Startup Weekend, we’ve been continuing to develop NextMover and are excited to show off the business” said Alex Kehaya, President and CEO of NextMover. (www.nextmover.co) “StartupSB’s demo night will be a great opportunity to share details about how we are bringing technology to the simple act of moving your things, and give us the opportunity to interact with entrepreneurs, other startup companies and technology professionals.”
“We are featuring another great group of entrepreneurs at this event” said Kyle Ashby, StartupSB’s Executive Director. “The Santa Barbara startup community continues to foster great new startups!”
The February 27 event will feature food and drinks and networking. StartupSB’s latest sponsor Lucas and Lewellen Vineyards will be at the event pouring a selection of their wine.