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MEDIA ADVISORY: 20 Startups to Present at TechBUZZ Summer 2014

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20 Startups to Present

TechBUZZ Summer 2014
June 18, 2014—AOL Fishbowl Labs, Dulles VA


300+ angel and venture investors, corporate partners, entrepreneurs and business advisors will gather to see 20 technology or tech-enabled companies present their innovative businesses at the Mid-Atlantic Venture Association’s (MAVA) TechBUZZ for summer 2014.

On June 18, two successful TechBUZZ alums, CEOs Blake Hall & James Quigley will serve as TechBUZZ keynote speakers. Blake Hall, CEO & Founder of, will deliver the TechBUZZ opening act keynote address and James Quigley, CEO & Co-founder of Canvas, will deliver the closing act keynote address.

- Since 2011, MAVA's TechBUZZ has provided a stage for over 100 of the Mid-Atlantic’s best and brightest startups to launch their growth trajectories in front of an audience of early and seed stage investors and fellow company builders.

- Companies that have presented at TechBUZZ in the past have gone on to secure collectively nearly $120M in seed stage funding.

Where:     Seriff Auditorium at AOL
                 44900 Prentice Drive, Dulles, VA 20166

Who:        CEOs from the following companies will present on the program and are available for interviews (Contact MAVA to schedule)

ADR Software
Hugh & Crye
ipsiti, inc.
Knox Payments
Ostendio, Inc.

When:       Wednesday, June 18, 2014 – TechBUZZ Summer 2014

1:00 - 2:00 pm Networking and demo tables open
2:00 Opening Keynote:  Blake Hall, CEO & Founder,
2:15 Act 1 – TechBUZZ Company Presentations & CEO & investor feedback panel
3:30 - 4:00 pm Intermission
4:00 Act 2 – TechBUZZ company presentations & CEO & investor feedback panel
5:15 Closing Keynote: James Quigley, CEO & Co-Founder, Canvas
5:30 - 7:30 pm Networking reception, Seriff Patio & Lobby

Additional information on the event can be found at

Please Note:
TechBUZZ is a closed event and all media in attendance must pre-register to obtain proper credentials. Only properly badged media may obtain admittance. For media credentials, please contact