May 09, 2017
Educational Technology Fireside Chat
6 - 9 p.m.
Tues. May 16
Startup Grind is hosting a fireside chat with  Maxeme Tuchman, CEO and co-founder of Caribu Inc..

The education technology company lets parents, family, and mentors read and draw with children while at separate locations. 

Maxeme was most recently appointed by President Obama to serve as a White House Fellow at the U.S. Department of the Treasury where she served as a senior policy advisor and worked on issues of financial inclusion.

To purchase tickets, click here.
Venture Class 4 Graduation
10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Tues. May 23
Join us for the Venture Class 4 Graduation and Demo Day. The morning's public event will be followed by a VIP private luncheon for friends and family of graduates. To RSVP, click here.
2017 Launch Competition
Winners Reveal
1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Tues. May 23
Be among the first to congratulate the FAU Tech Runway Venture Class 5 companies at the Winners Reveal event. Festivities will include the awards ceremony, presentation of checks, keynote speaker, and a spirited reception including music and gourmet food. To RSVP, click here.
Venture Company Highlights
Start-up Presence at Venture Capital Competition
FAU Tech Runway will be well represented at the 10th Annual Florida Venture Forum Early Stage Capital Conference. Out of the twenty-two companies that have been chosen to compete, three are FAU Tech Runway venture companies.

The start-ups are Honorlock, Venture Class 2, Neuro Pharmalogics, Venture Class 4, and Rotation Manager, Venture Class 4. Companies will compete for the chance to win $150,000 in cash prize awards. Read more in the South Florida Business Journal article, here.

For additional information on the Florida Venture Forum, click here.
Tone-Y-Bands Featured on Good Day Sacramento
Tone-y-Bands CEO and founder, Janice Haley recently appeared live on CBS Good Day Sacramento.

The Venture Class 2 company developed adjustable wrist weights that can be worn during everyday activities or while exercising. Zumba, the world's largest fitness brand, has integrated the weights into their classes. To learn more about Tone-y-Bands, click here.

To watch the segment on Good Day Sacramento, click here.

New Faces
Meredith Sanchez
Event Administrator
Meredith Sanchez has joined FAU Tech Runway as its new Event Administrator. Meredith is currently a senior at FAU and pursuing her B.S. degree with a concentration in marketing. Sanchez brings four years of experience in event planning and administration to the team.
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