Press Releases GlowTouch Technologies to Sponsor Startup Weekend Louisville
LOUISVILLE-August 29, 2012 – GlowTouch Technologies, an award-winning IT services firm providing custom application development services and technology integration services to businesses around the world, today announced its sponsorship of Startup Weekend Louisville, being held the weekend of September 14-16, 2012 at the University of Louisville Medical Center.
Startup Weekend was originally conceived in Seattle, Washington, but has grown into a global-reaching non-profit that now spans more than 200 cities worldwide. The weekend long, 54-hour experiential entrepreneurship event is set to take place in Louisville just a week before September’s annual IdeaFestival celebration.
Designed to encourage and support emerging entrepreneurs, Startup Weekend Louisville will consist of a full weekend of activities including an open pitch session Friday night, intensive and collaborative team-based workshop sessions on Saturday, and culminating with formal business presentations on Sunday evening.
“Startup Weekend Louisville is the perfect platform to connect Louisville’s most motivated and eager entrepreneurs,” said Vidya Ravichandran, President of GlowTouch Technologies. “Encompassing the most fundamental ideals of entrepreneurship, Startup Weekend provides resources, support and camaraderie to help advance the lofty aspirations of our community’s most ambitious business leaders.”
About GlowTouch Technologies
GlowTouch Technologies is an award-winning technology services firm providing custom technology services to businesses around the globe. The company’s diversified portfolio of technology services includes application and software development, customer and technical support, BPO, system integration and migration, and website development. GlowTouch was recently recognized on the 2012 Inc. 500|5000 list of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies for the fourth straight year. To learn more about GlowTouch, visit www.glowtouch.com.
About Startup Weekend
Startup Weekend is a global grassroots movement of active and empowered entrepreneurs who are learning the basics of founding startups and launching successful ventures. It is the largest community of passionate entrepreneurs with over 400 past events in 100 countries around the world in 2011. To learn more about Startup Weekend Louisville, visit http://louisville.startupweekend.org/