Startup Connection gives St. Louis’s emerging startups the opportunity to present their companies to a packed house of entrepreneurs, investors, and other members of the innovation community. The event combines a startup showcase, resource fair, and is topped off with fast-paced pitch session.
Venture Showcase: Meet and greet with over 70 life science, consumer products, tech, and manufacturing startup companies.
Resource Fair: Meet and mingle with dozens companies (legal firms, marketers, accountants, venture capital firms) and entrepreneurial support organizations who can help your startup grow.
Tickets are $25 and include an open bar and appetizers.
Startup Connection is presented by Accelerate St. Louis.
Date and Location
Wednesday, November 16, 2016
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Washington University - Bauer Hall / Knight Hall
St. Louis, Missouri 63130
Presenting Sponsor: Accelerate St. Louis
Resource Fair Sponsor: Washington University in Saint Louis
Venture Showcase Sponsor: Simplify Commerce by MasterCard
Gold Sponsors: Active Capital | BioSTL | BDO | CreatiVenture Law LLC | Cultivation Capital | Lewis Rice | Purina Pet Care Innovation Prize | Saint Louis University | S9uare
Silver Sponsors: Anders CPA & Advisors | CIC - St. Louis | Husch Blackwell | Mercy Research | Monsanto | Polsinelli | Rubin Brown | TechShop | UPS
Bronze Sponsors: Brown Smith Wallace | Capital Innovators | CenturyLink | Elasticity | HatchBuck | Lewis & Clark Ventures | Lion Forge | Prosper Women Entrepreneurs | Seque Partners | Something Cool | Xceede Solutions
When & Where
Startup Connection Committee
Phyllis Ellison of Cortex,
Ben Burke of Arch Grants,
Francis Chmelir of ITEN,
Melissa Grizzle of ITEN,
Matt Menietti of GlobalHack,
Ben Johnson of BioSTL,
Colleen Ward of BioSTL,
Jason Hall of the St. Louis Regional Chamber,
Sarah Arnosky of the St. Louis Regional Chamber,
Christine Karslake of the St. Louis Economic Development Partnership,
Chris LeBeau of Eagle Bank,
Marc Bowers of St. Louis Makes,
Vince Schell of St. Louis Makes