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7th Annual Startup of the Year Competition & Summit

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Downtown Memphis Hotspots

Memphis, Tennessee 38103

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Connect to Startups, Corporate Innovators, Accelerators & Investors

Summit is a curated experience for founders, corporate innovation leads & investors to make meaningful relationships with the backdrop of Memphis as this year's canvas. Summit is about who is in the audience. It's about you!


WHO SHOULD JOIN US IN MEMPHIS & WHY

Investors & Corporate Innovation Leads
- Meet high quality, diverse startups
- Network with other industry leaders
- Mentor & advise up-and-coming companies


Founders & Entrepreneurs
- Build your network
- Connect with quality investors & potential partners
- Grow your business


Startup Ecosystem Builders & Overall Tech Enthusiasts
- Summit is also the culmination of the 7th Annual Startup of the Year Competition
, where 100 early-stage startups will pitch and showcase with hopes to become the 2019 winner and take home American Airlines Business Extra points, up to $100K in possible investments, and more.


#SOTYSummit19

Powered by the new partnership of Established and Start Co. - focuses on the attendee experience. Whether an emerging startup, a successful brand/corporation, or an investor, Summit provides tailored opportunities that cultivate connections aimed at growing businesses.


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WHAT TO EXPECT:

  • Top 100 early-stage, innovative & diverse startups will pitch & showcase their products

  • One-on-one curated matchmaking sessions between companies, accelerators, founders, and investors, including mentor circles

  • Top 5 Finalists will pitch live to the Summit audience, All-Star Judges, and the Memphis community

  • Grand Announcement 2019 Startup of the Year Winner


SOTYSummit19 produced by Est & Start Co.

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS & PARTNERS:



FAQs

Ticket Type Descriptors:
If you have questions about which ticket to purchase, please email Jessica@est.us -

  • Summit General Attendee | Community Leader, Founder/Startup (not part of the 2019 Top 100), Startup of the Year Alumni, General Public

  • Investor | Accelerator, Angel Investor, Venture Capitalist

  • Corporate | Company or Service Provider
    *if your company is interested in more than one Corporate Ticket, email Rich@est.us

  • Press/Media | Reporter, Writer, Blogger, Photographer, etc. for a News Outlet, TV, Radio, Print, Newspaper, Magazine, Online, etc. who will cover Summit in some aspect


EVENING EVENTS

  • SOTY Showcase & Celebration ONLY | Tuesday, Oct 15
    Join us just for the incredible Showcase, where you can meet all 100 semifinalists as they showcase their products/services at AutoZone Park. Food Trucks, cocktails, and maybe an Elvis sighting!
    ($20 for non-Summit attendees)

  • SOTY Top 5 Finals & Happy Hour ONLY | Wednesday, Oct 16
    Come to the Peabody Hotel Memphis Skydeck to be a part of the selection of the 2019 Startup of the Year winner! Watch the Top 5 Finalists pitch live to an all-star panel of judges and a room full of investors, entrepreneurs, corporate accelerators, innovators, and the Memphis community. Enjoy live music, cocktails & appetizers with the sunset on one of the most iconic rooftops in town!
    ($35 for non-Summit attendees)

  • BOTH SOTY Evening Events: Showcase & Celebration AND Top 5 Finals & Happy Hour
    Can't attend the Summit, but want to attend both evening events? Special ticket price $50!


When will Early Bird prices end?
Early-Bird prices ended on August 15, 2019.


I won't be able to attend all three days of programming. Is there a lower price available?
The value of attending Summit resides in attending all three days, so we are not offering a lower ticket price. The two evening Startup of the Year events are offered as single tickets.


Interested in getting your brand in front of the Summit audience of founders, investors & corporations? Please email Rich@est.us


Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?
21 years of age, as there will be alcohol served in some places. Please reach out to Jessica@est.us if there is a special case or concern.


Interested in Volunteering for some or all of Summit?
Email Jessica@est.us for more information.


How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Please email Jessica@est.us with any questions.

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Downtown Memphis Hotspots

Memphis, Tennessee 38103

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