Calling entrepreneurs and investors: Vator Splash LA is being held on the evening of May 30 at the famed Hollywood Roosevelt.
So save the date. Use "techcoast15" on any of the tiers. You can register here: http://vatorsplashla2013.eventbrite.com/
Vator Splash is the only event dedicated to helping entrepreneurs learn from seasoned and successful entrepreneurs so you can learn from their mistakes and be energized by their determination and will to succeed. It is an event that inspires.
Vator is now taking applications to find promising startups (must have not raised more than $2M in financing). It's free to enter. Even if you're not raising funds, it's a great stage to get exposure and access to an incredibly high-profile group of investors and entrepreneurs. There's also $30k-plus in prizes and sit-down meetings with top VCs, including Crosscut Ventures, DFJ, Javelin Venture Partners, Lightbank and Rustic Canyon Partners (more to be announced).
Investors attending and judging include Ethan Applen (Warner Bros' Media Camp), David Carter (Amplify.LA), Noah Doyle (Javelin Venture Partners), Neal Hansch (Rustic Canyon), Paul Lee (Lightbank), Peter Lee (Baroda Ventures), Mike Montgomery (Montgomery & Co.), Matt Mazzeo (Lowercase Capital),Tom McGovern (Idealab), Peter Pham (Science), Erik Rannala (Mucker Labs), Heidi Roizen (DFJ), Rick Smith (Crosscut Ventures), David Travers (Rustic Canyon), Pete Vlastelica (Fox Sports Digital), Sharon Wienbar (ScaleVenture Partners), and Jack KN Tsai (Tech Coast Angels).
Hear Josh Berman, co-founder and CEO of Beachmint, share his lessons, failures and advice on building the social commerce platform from the ground up. Hear Paul Thelen talk about the future of online gaming, lessons and failures, and how he scaled his company, Big Fish Games, to where it is today.
Hope to see you at Splash. Get your 15% off tickets, as well as the Founders Bundle package. Register now!