LAUNCH Grand Prize Winner ReMeeting and Berkeley-Haas Startup PlushCare take home two of just ten FOUNDER.org $100K grants at the World Founder Forum in Paris. Read more.
The NYT business pages column “The Corner Office” features Haas alum and LAUNCH 2007 Grand Prize Winner TubeMogul CEO Brett Wilson on the importance of follow through and company culture. Read the article.
LAUNCH and the UC Berkeley Entrepreneurs Forum honor the winners:
Grand Prize: ReMeeting
Energy & Cleantech Track: Picoyune
IT & Web Track: ReMeeting
Life Science Track: Awair: Breathe Better Technology
Products & Services Track: Teaman & Co.
People’s Choice: ViVita Technologies
Elevator Pitch: SmartBod
The 2014 Global Social Venture Competition Global Finals and Conference was held on April 11 at the Haas School of Business. Sampurnearth of India was the first place winner. Odyssey Sensors and Baisikeli Ugunduzi took second and third.
See the winners.
Watch video of the event
TubeMogul, a video ad platform company and 2007 UC Berkeley Startup Competition Grand Prize Winner announced their intended IPO on March 26th.
View highlights from a conversation between Michael Baum, CEO and Founder of FOUNDER.org, and Andre Marquis, Executive Director of the Lester Center for Entrepreneurship, at the Haas Alumni event at The Gap on Tuesday, March 18, 2014. The quick pitches by 10 UCB startups are also available.
View the highlights video (4:35).
View the full conversation (28:22).
View the quick pitches (10:30).