St. Louis, MO, August 26, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- Hostirian LLC (http://www.hostirian.com), a leading provider of business-class shared, VPS, dedicated servers, collocation and cloud-based hosting platforms, announced today that it has become a sponsor of Capital Innovators (http://capitalinnovators.com). Hostirian will award $5,000 in services to each of the five selected entrepreneurial candidates to be announced on August 31, 2011 at the Jazz Bistro Theatre, located in the historic Grand Center district in St. Louis. The event is hosted by Tech.li, an upcoming online news service for tech startups. For those that want to attend the event, please visit http://www.eventbrite.com/event/2056345585 .
Capital Innovators provides funding, resources, and a community of support to take startup ventures to the next stage. Capital Innovators offers entrepreneurs the unique opportunity to receive both funding and mentoring services for their potential high-growth technology start-up venture while also providing numerous supporting services and resources so that the entrepreneur can focus on the core business rather than worrying about administrative functions.
“We recognize the importance of Capital Innovators’ success in assisting the emerging high-tech companies of St. Louis and want to help,” said Brian L. Matthews, Hostirian LLC. “Capital Innovators’ approach prepares up-and-coming companies for the next stage of capital investment and scaling their businesses.”
In addition to the funding, mentorship and office space provided by Capital Innovators, its local business sponsors provide accounting, legal, marketing and IT services for each class of portfolio companies.
About Hostirian LLC:
Hostirian LLC, a division of River City Internet Group (www.rcig.net), was founded to meet the needs of regional businesses seeking a local web hosting partner capable of providing state-of-the-art and cost-effective hosting facilities. Hostirian offers shared and managed web hosting services to businesses operating mission critical, multi-functional websites. Hostirian’s core focus is to offer its customers comprehensive outsourced website and application hosting solutions.
About Capital Innovators:
Capital Innovators is part of a joint effort to provide micro-seed capital investments in companies that are developing information technologies. The founders Judy Sindecuse and Hal Gentry sought to remedy an existing gap in funding and mentorship for emerging IT companies. Capital Innovators is dedicated to fostering very early-stage technology innovation and growth in the Saint Louis region.
Capital Innovators is a part of Start-Up St. Louis, which aims to foster entrepreneurship in the Greater St. Louis region, and is supported by its civic partners: The St. Louis Regional Chamber and Growth Association (RCGA), the Partnership for Downtown St. Louis, and the St. Louis Development Corporation.