Posts by Allyson Eman

Venture Atlanta Startup Showcase

Venture Atlanta Startup Showcase 2018 – Here’s What You Need to Know

Venture Atlanta is an annual conference that creates opportunities for top-tier investors to connect with and fund the Southeast’s most promising technology companies. Presenting on the Venture Atlanta stage puts you in front of potential investors, partners, customers, mentors, and more who can help take your business to the next level. These on-stage presentations have…

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Venture Atlanta Announces Zach Nelson as Keynote Speaker

ATLANTA — July 12, 2018 — Venture Atlanta announced today that Zach Nelson, former CEO of NetSuite and one of the most successful software CEOs in Silicon Valley history, will be a featured keynote at this year’s Venture Atlanta conference. Now in its 11th year, Venture Atlanta is widely considered one of the top technology…

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Presenting companies

Venture Atlanta 2018 Issues Call for Presenting and Showcase Companies

Southeast’s Rising Tech Stars Connect with Hundreds of Top National Investors, Partners and Customers to Raise Capital and Fuel Business Growth ATLANTA – May 10, 2018 – Venture Atlanta, the premier investor showcase in the Southeast, today announced it has opened its 2018 call for companies. The announcement is an invitation to the region’s top…

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Carvana Acquires Car360 After Connecting Through Venture Atlanta

Last week news broke of Carvana’s acquisition of local Atlanta company Car360. We sat down with Car360 Co-founder, Rebecca Francois, and Car360 President and CEO, John Hanger, to learn more about their road to success. This story is truly one for the history books. Bruno and Rebecca Francois are spouses and business partners who first…

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Venture Atlanta 2018

Venture Atlanta Announces Dave DeWalt as Keynote Speaker, Opens 2018 Conference Registration

Top Silicon Valley CEO of FireEye, McAfee and Documentum to Share Insights on Building Top Tech Companies ATLANTA — April 12, 2018 — With online registration now open for the Southeast’s premier venture conference, Venture Atlanta announced today that Dave DeWalt will deliver the opening keynote at this year’s conference. DeWalt is a Silicon Valley-based…

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L&D Program

5 Tips to Implement an L&D Program at Your Startup

Looking to engage and retain your startup employees? A recent study by PwC shows that providing adequate L&D (learning and development) opportunities might be a good place to start. The study found that millennials consider “training and development” to be the most important benefit their employer can provide. As the largest workforce generation in the…

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tech innovations

38 Everyday Things That Didn’t Exist a Decade Ago

Think about your job, your leisure activities, your commute, your workouts, your dating life, and your home. What brands, products, tech innovations etc. are a part of your usual routines? Now consider how many of these didn’t exist a decade ago.   To most, this list is entertaining. To entrepreneurs, this list is inspiring.  …

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strategies to help your startup

7 People Strategies To Help Your Business Thrive

When you’re starting a new business, aligning your people with your business goals is a critical piece of making your company successful. Here are seven strategies to help your startup prosper. 1. Create an authentic culture As soon as you can, establish your company culture. Every successful business is built on a positive and consistent…

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