The Puerto Rico and New York startup communities meet at the Puerto Rico Startup Showcase in New York City, October 15, 2013. Hosted by the Puerto Rico Office, the event will see four early-stage startups from Puerto Rico pitch investors, advisors and entrepreneurs from the New York community.
Who will be there:
Perkins Coie LLP --With more than 900 lawyers in 19 offices across the United States and Asia, Perkins Coie provides a full array of corporate, commercial litigation and intellectual property legal services to clients that span the range of entities in the business world—from FORTUNE 50 corporations to small, independent start-ups, as well as public and not-for-profit organizations. Perkins Coie was named “Law Firm of the Year” in Patent (2013) and in Venture Capital (2012 –2013) by U.S. News - Best Lawyers
Antrocket is an innovative crowdfunding platform for the Latino communities created to help promote, empower and put your ideas in the market. Our end goal is to help you realize your dreams, while benefiting the people around with ease of life, jobs and stability. Here, good ideas that don’t fit the traditional financier’s criteria have the opportunity to boom, because our platform provides access to raise the capital needed. Antrocket.com is the crowdfunding site designed by Innovation Fund Corp. Learn more at http://www.antrocket.com/en/
When & Where
Startups of Puerto Rico
Startups of Puerto Rico is a entrepreneurial factory generating founders of technology-based firms based in Puerto Rico. Through its community activities, Startups of Puerto Rico is defining an economic development paradigm based on leveraging the unique passion and genius of the Puerto Rican people.