March 21, 2013
The Chicago startup scene is on the upswing. Last year, 197 new Windy City startups launched– or one every 44 hours- with no sign slowing. Contributing to the maturation of this ecosystem is the recent launch of 1871, a massive downtown co-working center, and unofficial startup headquarters to the city. That’s why Tech Cocktail is beyond excited to bring the Mixer parade to 1871 early next month, showcasing a new batch of the Chicago’s hottest tech startups.
Join us on April 3rd at 1871 to check out some local startups, hang out with your fellow technophile, and of course enjoy a few cocktails.
We’ll have a dozen up-and-coming startups on hand showcasing their goods, but before the Mixer kicks off, we want to know what you think – who is Chicago’s Hottest Showcasing Startup? (Startups apply here)
Let us know your thoughts by answering the poll at the end of this post (ends at 6:00pm local time on the day of the event). The winner will be announced live at the event and will receive a couple of minutes on stage to pitch their startup in front of all attendees. Don’t miss out.
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