Wednesday, July 30, 2008 from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM (CDT)
Mashable is ready to rock out at our fourth stop on the U.S. Summer Tour,as well as our first time in Austin, TX. With finger-lickin’ food, colddrinks and Mashable’s Pete Cashmore, Mark ‘Rizzn’ Hopkins and KarenHartline, it’s the event you won’t want to miss. We promise not to messwith Texas while we’re in town and guarantee to accept any challenge toBilliards, Rock Band, Wii, or Shuffleboard. Yee haw!
When: July 30th, Wednesday, 7:00 - 10:00 PM
Where: Buffalo Billiards 201 6th Street, Austin, TX 78701
What Else?: Drink Tickets, “Bar Food”, Billiards/RockBand/Wii/ShuffleBoard and more…
RSVP?: Tickets will be released through Eventbrite, 21+ Only
Socialize: Facebook , MySpace , Meetup , Qik , LinkedIn , Upcoming
Press Passes: Please inquire through events [at] mashable |dot| com for Press Passes
‘speakTECH provides User Experience and technical consulting for some of the top social networking companies in the world.’
‘Pluck:Empowering leading media companies, brands, and retailers with opencontent, community, and social networking to drive audience engagement.’
‘Small World Labs empowers organizations to harness the power of social media via our online community and social networking solutions.’
‘Mashery is the leading provider of on-demand API management solutions, enabling you to attract new partners, manage API access, monitor the distribution of your content, and measure success.’
*There are special Sponsorship opportunities available. For more info please contact: Brett and Karen at events [at] mashable |dot| com
Tour Prize Sponsor
‘The SXSW Interactive Festival features five days of exciting panel content and amazing parties. Attracting digital creatives as well as visionary technology entrepreneurs, the event celebrates the best minds and the brightest personalities of emerging technology.’
'Conjunctured is the first Austin coworking space and where the community comes to work, play, collaborate, and innovate.'
Local Media Partner:
“Austin Tech Happy Hourhas become the premier networking event for Austin technologyprofessionals to share ideas, insights, and knowledge in a casual andfun environment.”
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‘Social Radius is an award-winning social media marketing firm, specializing in SEO/SMO, thought leadership platforms/social media creation, viral/syndication, outreach and strategy.’
The Sun(TM) Startup Essentials programis designed to help startup businesses off the ground by providingaccess to industry-leading systems at deep discounts, free world-classsoftware and web-based training, discounts on partner hosting services,and more.
Yoono’smission is to make the social web accessible, easy and fun foreveryone. Its newly expanded service socializes your browser, helps youmanage your digital life and brings the best of the web into one singlebrowser-based application. Today, 1.3 million users are leveraging Yoono.
Yoono is hosting Social Media Camp at each tour stop which brings together the top local names in Blogging, Podcasting, Live Streaming, and New Media to participate in an open workshop about the power of social media.
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Touring Video Partner
Launched in February 2006, Stickamemerged as the first and largest Web site dedicated to live interactivevideo streaming. Stickam’s cutting edge technology delivers millions ofstreams each day, reaching over two million registered users. They arecontinuing on the path of social interactive TV by adding features thatnurture its growing community and tech-savvy broadcasters. Whether youare famous for 15 or 150,000, Stickam.com is where you will find yourfriends and fans. See and be seen at Stickam.com, The Live Community.
Exclusive Ticketing Partner
“Eventbrite is the world’s largest self-service online ticketing site. Eventbrite makes it easy for anyone to sell-out an event.”
Online Community Partner
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Tour Media Partner
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Mashable is a leading source for news, information and resources for the Connected Generation. Mashable reports on the importance of digital innovation and how it empowers and inspires people around the world. Mashable’s 25 million unique visitors and 11 million social media followers have become one of the most engaged online news communities. Founded in 2005, Mashable is headquartered in New York City with an office in San Francisco.