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Websitestartupweekend.org
Blogstartupweekend.or...
Twitter@startupweekend
CategoryOther
Emailsupport@startupwe...
Employees25
Founded1/2007
DescriptionGlobal network of Entrepreneurs

Offices

Seattle, USA
1700 7th Ave. Suite 116
Suite 116 #147
Seattle, WA, 98101
USA

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Acquisitions

StartupDigest, 10/2012

Funding

TOTAL $1.25M
FUNDING TOTAL $1.25M
Grant, 9/2010
$400k
Grant, 9/2011
$600k
Grant, 11/2011
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
$250k

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Startup Weekend

Startup Weekend is an entrepreneurship foundation and an educational movement for entrepreneurs, established with the support of the Kauffman Foundation. It helps entrepreneurs obtain related education, launch businesses, build networks, learn skills, join global communities, save money, and more.

Launched in January 2007, Startup Weekend provides an entrepreneurial business workshop within a 54-hour weekend, bringing business ideas to the stage of incorporation of an organization with its solutions.

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STARTUP WEEKEND is a global challenge that takes place in cities all over the world - where entrepreneurs come together and turn an idea into reality within 54 hours. This documentary short film follows the journey of two competing teams in Startup Weeken

Added: 11/27/12

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Above: Startup Weekend Screenshot -- #1
Uploaded: 12/3/13

Sources

  1. Startup Weekend Acquires Local Events Newsletter Provider StartupDigest; Product Gets Spun Off As GroupTie (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  2. Kauffman Foundation [edit]
  3. Kauffman Foundation [edit]
  4. Startup Weekend EDU Receives $250,000 Grant From The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (techcrunch.com) [edit]
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