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T.E.C.H. – Blue Startups Demo Day

T.E.C.H. - Technology, Entertainment, Community, Hawaii Join us as we showcase all of these aspects of our startup ecosystem starting with a keynote by Guy Kawasaki, followed Blue Startups cohort #9 demo day where they will be pitching to a panel of corporate "sharks." Reception to follow...

Behind Hawaii’s push to be a startup paradise

  By Ken Yeung, VentureBeat Posted May 13, 2017   [caption id="attachment_10617" align="aligncenter" width="930"] Above: Points around the world from paradise.Image Credit: Anthony Quintano/Flickr[/caption] We all know the San Francisco Bay Area is home to Silicon Valley, but a few cities and states around the country are trying to recreate...

Chenoa Farnsworth: Blue Startups partner hopes to grow Hawaii’s entrepreneurial sector

By Maureen O’Connell [email protected] Posted December 30, 2016 [caption id="attachment_9635" align="aligncenter" width="640"] CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / [email protected] - Chenoa Farnsworth[/caption]   Three years ago, when the state-run HI Growth Initiative — created to attract private investment to Hawaii’s innovation sector — began to take shape, so did Blue Startups,...

Startup accelerator Blue Startups names companies in latest cohort

Read the original article by Anna Hrushka of Pacific Business News here. [caption id="attachment_9383" align="alignright" width="600"] Henk Rogers, founder of Blue Startups[/caption] Honolulu-based business accelerator Blue Startups has revealed the list of the eight companies accepted into its eighth cohort. The list includes two fantasy sports platforms, two...