October 1, 2019
Congratulations to the winner of the 156th Unicorn Battle - Wise
Wise, a Techstars NYC 2019 company, offers next-gen business banking features that include an FDIC-insured checking account and Visa debit card in partnership with BBVA USA. In the coming months, Wise plans to roll out additional small business-focused products and services such as payments, invoicing, credit card and point of sale.
We are grateful to the experienced and influenced VCs and Angel Investors, which joined the Judges’ Panel at the Startup Battle!
You can find the list at the section Judges on the event page: https://battle.startup.network/events/396686/#judges
Special gratitude goes to our star Venue Partner - Star Spece.
On Star Space's work campuses, you’ll meet like-minded entrepreneurs who work for being and living, not just for making a living. They are hosts, but consider it your own space to be. Join in with the community for coworking, private offices, or events. Star Space is here to make you, your ideas, and your company shine.
The Startup Battle was started with Panel Discussion.
Alexander Soroka, CEO at Startup.Network, became the Moderator of the Panel Discussion.
All Speakers are announced at the section Speakers on the event page: https://battle.startup.network/events/396686/#speakers
This time, our sophisticated Speakers talked about differences between investment options"Crowdfunding vs Angel-funding vs Venture Capital".
The second part of the Battle was dedicated to the Pitch Competition.
Ten pre-selected Startups were presented to the wide audience of the venture community.
During the Pitch Competition, Judges marked each startup.
You can find the rating of all Startups according to the Judges' voting at the section Startups on the event page https://battle.startup.network/events/396686/#startupsStartup.Network is grateful to Investors, Experts, Entrepreneurs and Guests who attended the 156th Unicorn Battle in Sunnyvale.
5:30 pm - 6:00 pm: Registration, welcome Pizza.
6:00 pm - 6:15 pm: Introduction by Organizers.
6:15 pm - 7:00 pm: Panel Discussion on the topic: "Crowdfunding vs Angel-funding vs Venture Capital".
During this section, the true sharks of the investment industry will share their own experiences.
7:00 pm – 7:15 pm: Coffee Break.
7:15 pm – 9:15 pm: Startups Competition.
Each founder will have 4 minutes for a pitch, and another 5-10 minutes for questions, comments, and suggestions by Judges.
9:15 pm - 10:00 pm: Networking.
It is a good opportunity to spend time with the right people of the venture community in an informal setting with pleasure and profit.