We are excited to be bringing our first TECH cocktail event to Detroit @ FutureMidwest (Royal Oak, Michigan actually, just outside of Detroit) looking to help amplify the local technology signal and have fun doing it!
Join us for an evening of fun mingling with other technology enthusiasts, VCs, bloggers and entrepreneurs as we kick-off the 2010 FutureMidwest conference festivities.
TECH cocktail Detroit is sponsored by the Holland, Michigan based Idea Foundry. Idea Foundry offers in inspiring developer training courses. They offer accomplished instructors and hands-on learning on a variety of hot development areas which include ExpressionEngine,
MongoDB, jQuery, Ruby on Rails, iPhone and iPad Development and Behavior Driven Development. They top it off with optional outings, industry networking, and
TECH cocktail hosts events in cities like DC, Boston, Chicago, Champaign, Ann Arbor, Boulder, San Diego, Barcelona and now Detroit. Check the photos from past TECH cocktail events.
TECH cocktail offers a handful of startups an opportunity to show off in an expo-style to the rest of the Michigan entrepreneurial community. Check out the nine showcased startups:
Bodega – cross platform virtual marketplace.
MyBandStock – loyal fan club platform for music bands and artists.
Urbanian - a hip and urban lifestyle content site.
Scio Security – the simplest and safest way to secure any Internet transaction.
Bloomfire – an online platform where organizations can create internal learning communities where employees teach each other.
LoveBook Online – an online book creator for lovers.
Pick Mi Date – Part game show, part matchmaking, they put a bunch of eligible singles online and let the public have their say about who should hook up.
Campus Commandos – Implement and execute marketing plans on college campuses through great effective college reps.
PostEgram – send your Facebook news to loved ones via snail mail.
When: Thursday, April 15th, 2010 - 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. EST
Where: BlackFinn American Saloon in Royal Oak, Michigan
What: A "cocktail of TECH people"
Price: $15 - includes 2 drinks tickets ($20 at the door)
(You must be 21+ to attend)
Interested in sponsoring TECH cocktail Detroit @ FutureMidwest?
Sponsorship options are listed above in the tickets section. More on our sponsorships can be found here.
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Tech Cocktail is a media company focused on better connecting, educating and amplifying the start-up technology community and showcasing the latest tech innovations.
Tech Cocktail is aimed at helping build and strengthen local tech start-up communities both online and off. During past mixer events we have had companies find employees, co-founders, funding and some start-ups have even been acquired. We love it when that happens.