Startup Texas Presents A Celebration of American Startups at ACL Live

Startup Texas will hold the 2nd annual marquee event, “A Celebration of American Startups,” to celebrate legendary startup pioneers and the dynamic future of entrepreneurship in America.

9 March 2013 from 7pm to 11:30pm

Startup Texas will hold the 2nd annual marquee event, “A Celebration of American Startups,” to celebrate legendary startup pioneers and the dynamic future of entrepreneurship in America. Startup Texas, along with event partners the Austin Chamber of Commerce and the Startup America Partnership, will host the event on Saturday, March 9th from 7:00 – 10:00pm at the iconic venue ACL Live at The Moody Theatre. Event is open and free to SXSW Interactive, Gold or Platinum badgeholders

Larry g(EE) and surprise headliner will put on a great show to cap off the night.

“A Celebration of American Startups” has been made possible through the support of venue sponsor Gemalto, as well as .CO, Crowd of Angels, RocketLawyer and more.

The event will feature The Startup America Partnership’s leadership team, including CEO Scott Case; and founder and Chairman Steve Case. They will be joined onstage by some of the nation’s leading entrepreneurs, including:

  • Ingrid Vanderveldt, CEO, Green Girl Energy Inc. and the creator of the GLASS FORUM (Global Leadership & Sustainable Success)

The event will include:

  • “Fireside chats” with guests, who will offer their insights for future leaders;
  • An onstage startup competition competing for the attention of legendary judges and prizes
  • An exclusive preview of “Jobs” the Steve Jobs biopic set for release on April 19, 2013.

The event is open to all SXSW badge holders. For more information on this and other major events, please visit SXSW, Startup Texas, Austin Chamber or Startup America Partnership.

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  • LekanB
  • Colleen Brady
  • Scott Case
  • Steve Case
  • Ingrid Vanderveldt

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  • Lee Watson

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