What do seven of the eight startups that made the semifinals for the 2021 Sacramento Kings Capitalize Pitch Contest have in common? They’ve all presented at 1 Million Cups Sacramento! Congrats to the 1MC Sac Alumni who made the semifinalist cut! Acorn.Finance, EV Life, Fanalyze, FloraPulse, Foodom, Humaxa, and Remember.us. One of them may win $10,000! By next week, we’ll know who the Final Four are.
If you want to be a winner too, you should take advantage of our region’s weekly founder forum where a young business gives a 6 minute presentation about their startup that is followed by feedback and questions from the audience. 1 MC Sac meets every Wednesday morning from 8:34-10AM via Zoom. Learn more about 1 Million Cups (and apply to present!) here
There’s a lot going on the next couple of weeks - check out the details below and click through the “view entire message” link to see them all. Events for the developer community are at the very end of the message.
Looking to connect with other founders? Find your peers when you join the StartupSac Community Facebook Group
. Startup founders and those who support the growth of our startup community connect and exchange ideas in this private moderated group.
Economic Gardening 2.0 - Apply by Thursday, April 22:
Local businesses can apply through 4/22 to participate in the City of Sacramento’s Economic Gardening 2.0 program, which offers companies up to $50,000 in matching funds for future growth. Learn more
UC Davis Startup Career Fair – Apply by Wednesday, April 21
: Startups with 3-100 employees that have gone through one funding round are invited to participate in the UCD Virtual Startup Career Fair on May 7. Share your startup’s story and meet with diverse undergraduate, graduate and Ph.D. students from a wide-range of academic areas. Apply by Learn more/Apply
NOTE: All events listed are to be held online unless otherwise noted.