New York, NY, November 29, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- EventNow (http://EventNow.com), an innovative online service that enables consumers organizing an event or party to get matched to local event service providers, was selected as a winner at the 13th annual MIT VC Conference. EventNow was selected from a pool of 30 startup companies showcasing their service or product in front of venture capitalists, journalists, and MIT’s Sloan School of Management faculty.
On November 19, venture capitalists, entrepreneurs, industry leaders, academics, and students from top-tier colleges came together for the 13th Annual MIT Venture Capital Conference at the Charles Hotel in Cambridge, MA. This year’s theme, “Here & Now: The Present of Venture Capital and Entrepreneurship,” highlighted current opportunities and challenges in venture capital investing.
EventNow a service that takes away the hassle for consumers looking to hire local professionals for an upcoming party or event. It is a free, easy-to-use service that helps consumers hire vendors for their next event. Consumers save time and money by connecting them to qualified vendors competing to fulfill the user’s event request(s).
The MIT Entrepreneurship Showcase held on Thursday, November 18 casted a spotlight on more than 30 early-stage technology startups chosen from nearly one hundred applications; the criteria for the selected showcase companies was based on their innovation and potential business impact.
“Winning the MIT VC Conference showcase is an awesome accomplishment given the incredible caliber of the startups competing this year,” said Alex Kombos, EventNow Co-Founder. “We are extremely grateful to the MIT’s Sloan School of Management, organizers and conference sponsors for the recognition and look forward to making EventNow a household name that empowers both consumers and vendors.”
For more information about how EventNow works, please visit http://bit.ly/eventn0w or http://eventnow.com/