SF Beta :: Future of Work Edition
Tuesday, May 29, 2012 from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM (PDT)
San Francisco, CA
About SF Beta
SF Beta is San Francisco's premier startup mixer, combining live demos, interactive competition, and open socializing.
Join more than 500 of the Bay Area's leading technologists, including founders, hackers, students, investors, designers, visionaries, media professionals, and more.
There are no structured talks or presentations — we offer pitches and pints without the PowerPoint. Instead, meet amazing people, vote on your favorite startups, and dive deep into conversation.
Demo Theme: Future of Work Edition
What do you imagine the working world will look like in the years to come? Up to a dozen teams will demo and compete.
• Complimentary Drink Ticket with purchase of paid ticket.
• Complimentary pizza for the first 200 people
• 21+ venue; no minors admitted.
• Tickets are non-refundable, but can be transferred to another person or another event.
• There are no formal presentations or talks. Instead, startups give demos at tables across the venue, throughout the night.
• For more information, visit our website at www.sfbeta.com
SF Beta Demos
|We're building an app to revolutionize how people capture, tag, prioritize, schedule, and execute their ideas and plans.|
|AskYourUsers.com is a crowdsourced marketplace connecting businesses that seek feedback with LinkedIn members who are available for hire as anonymous micro-consultants.|
|Degreed is "the new degree for the new world". Degreed's service scores and validates students' lifelong education from both formal (e.g. Harvard) and informal (e.g. Khan Academy, MITx, Lynda.com, etc.) sources helping them unlock relevant employment.|
|Gigwalk is a mobile work platform that connects businesses to thousands of qualified workers to get work done anywhere. Businesses post Gigs through the Gigwalk website that are automatically sent to qualified people through the Gigwalk mobile app.|
|JobEscrow is the first to market an innovative “Employment Escrow” online marketplace of trusted employers and recruiters to do business in which the recruiter fee is paid like an annuity, over time through an escrow account, contingent on new hire retention, as well as offering rewards to those who place laid off employees. The first two services, Standard JobEscrow™ and Outplacement JobEscrow™ will create trusted, social "business" networks where employers and recruiters can do business together in a fiscally responsible way and with hire expectations. Launching summer 2012.|
|jobFig is Moneyball for hiring. The software uses personality analysis to screen job applicants and then predicts their effect on team performance, social cohesion, and long-term viability.|
|mention changes the way you monitor the web: create real-time alerts for any keyword, react quickly on all your devices. The first media monitoring application designed with an easy to use interface for the prosumer market. We are supported on 6 devices right now, in 4 languages, and have over 7,500 users in just 1 month since our soft launch.|
|We are an SF-based business that allows people to "meet their next job"!|
|Postmates is a revolutionary same day urban logistics & delivery platform. It enables anyone to ship any product within a city in under one hour. In April 2012 Postmates launched their new Get It Now service in closed beta. Get It Now extends the Postmates delivery service with the ability to purchase goods on behalf of the user at any retail store or merchant in a city.|
|Reppify is reinventing how companies find the right hire by enabling them to expand and unlock their talent network, integrating social, resulting in significantly reduced recruitment costs. Recruiters can source top candidates with instant matches against job criteria, including a comprehensive analysis of fit. By helping recruiters to focus on the right people, companies experience a drastic reduction in recruitment time and improvement in quality-of-hire.|
|tibbr is the universal social enterprise platform that connects people, applications and data in context and in an entirely personal way.|
|Yesware is an email productivity service that helps salespeople close more business. Integrated into Gmail and Android devices, Yesware provides email tracking & analytics, customizable sales templates, CRM integration and more to help salespeople communicate with customers more effectively. Investors in Yesware include Google Ventures, Foundry Group and Golden Venture Partners.|