Start Norfolk 3, We can control our our future. 

500 Startups

Partner, Paul Singh to Keynote: Start Norfolk 3. Paul is a Partner at 500 Startups — a “super angel” fund headquartered in Mountain View, CA and founded in July 2010. To date, 500 has invested in 450+ companies in 25+ countries. He is currently serving as an Entrepreneur in Residence with the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy and DHS/USCIS. Prior to 500, Paul was the founder of a few of his own startups (two successful exits and a number of failures in between) and spent some time at PBworks, AOL and Symantec. He can be reached at

Building Our Future

Silicon Anchor News is excited to announce Start Norfolk 3, a weekend long event bringing together individuals of different mind and skill sets, entrepreneurs, engineers, developers, designers, business people and everything in-between, with the goal of building a viable startup over a weekend. Join us at the Innovation Research Park at Old Dominion University on March 22-24, 2013.

Pitching? Make it Good: Because you only have 60 seconds, no props, no slides, just a good ‘ole pitch.
Who are you?

What is the problem you are addressing?
How are you going to fix it?
What do you need?Not Pitching? No Problem! @StartNorfolk 3 You can pitch your business idea. Like what you heard? You can join a team of developers, designers, engineers, marketers, SEO Wizards and many more for the idea you liked best. You can also meet those in the local startup community, listen to 7 speakers, meet with over 30 mentors and have an awesome time, while learning how to improve your business or helping you get the confidence you need to start one.

Previous Start Norfolk companies have been featured in Tech CrunchForbesIncVentureBeat and DEMO.  So, what are you waiting for, pitch that idea.
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With over 500 people attending the first two Start Norfolk’s, we are happy to bring you a bigger and better Start Norfolk this spring. Those who attended were highly enthusiastic about the outcome of the event, saying: “I felt like I was the the Woodstock of Technology, it was legendary,”  and Start Norfolk was a “Titanic event”.

Thanks to our partners! Arcphor StrategyxTupleNorfolk Fair Trade CompanySendGrid,CITSmartmouth BeerMidSouth AssuranceStartup Virginia and InMotion Hosting

Register today (3/5/13) for 15% off! Use coupon code “MailChimp”