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StartupBus is an invitation-only community of hackers, hustlers and hipsters passionate about startups. Teams compete in an annual hackathon-style competition on buses traveling across America at 60 mph towards Austin in time for SxSW, where they will pitch to top-tier angels and VCs. The competition is intense, the constraints are challenging and the bonds forged are testament to the experience Buspreneurs share.
Startup Weekend is an intense 54 hour event which focuses on building a web or mobile application which could form the basis of a credible business over the course of a weekend. The weekend brings together people with different skillsets - primarily software developers, graphics designers and business people - to build applications and develop a commercial case around them.
Seekly is an online speed dating platform. "Find out in five minutes or less."
Encouraging dogs to look better everyday... Hip and edgy dog clothing, beds, carriers, accessories and more. 2010 Webby Award Official Honoree www.fidoslaundry.com
ExecuTran Services, Inc. is a full service third party freight brokerage operation offering our customers the most cost effective and efficient freight services for any particular truckload. We partner with companies across the US, and Canada to facilitate their truckload freight movements by utilizing our contracted carrier base of over 10,000 available trucks. We haul all types of freight including but not limited to: finished product, manufactured goods, construction materials, over-sized and specialty shipments. We offer 24 hour, 7 day a week customer service and dispatch, real time tracking, immediate response and expedited shipping solutions.
You and a team of strangers traveling at 60 miles per hour have 48 hours to design, build and launch a startup. On a bus. 38 teams on 6 buses participated in StartupBus 2011. Extensive coverage can be found on Mashable, RWW, GigaOm, Huffington Post, CNN, Wired, Cnet, NY Observer, Mercury Times and many more.
A privately owned, 100% asset-based company, KSS Leasing, Inc. started with three trucks and three trailers and has grown into the successful, dependable business it is today. In 2006 we joined forces with our sister company ExecuTran Services, Inc. with one goal in mind To provide our customers with every reasonable service available while maintaining excellent customer service, a superior safety rating and streamlining their freight needs. Having both companies located in the same office has allowed us to maximize resources and provide our customers with unparallel rates. This company was acquired in 2011.
ValetBoss is a mobile application that expedites your valet parking experience by allowing the end-user to request their vehicle before they ever step foot outside of an establishment. In-app payment makes valet parking not only more convenient, but now cashless.