Palo Alto, CA, August 12, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- Tech Startup CustEx announced today it has entered the Vator Splash LA Startup Competition 2014 where it is currently in 3rd place. The first round of the competition closes on August 22, 2014. Then, the excitement continues as the top 10 online competitors move offline to present live and in-person on Oct. 2nd at Splash LA (Santa Monica), in front of hundreds of attendees. An overall winner will be chosen by judges on Oct. 2. The winning company gets one-hour individual sit-down meetings with top-notch VCs, such as Javelin Venture Partners, Greycroft and others. Plus the winner receives in-kind prizes worth $35k-plus, from Rackspace, Apple, Scrubbed, and Bread and Butter. CustEx fans are invited to vote at bit.ly/vator2014 until August 22, 2014.
Daniel Curran, Founder & CEO, stated, “We’re excited to be gaining more exposure through the Vator Splash competition. Vator provides us with the unique opportunity to get in front of top-notch VC’s, high tech influencers, and investors. Our solution -- which is in Beta -- is of critical utility to both Customers and Vendors and more significant to the economy than the debut of search engines in the 1990’s.” CustEx is the web’s first Determinant Needs Platform where Customers say what improvements go into upcoming products.
CustEx was founded in 2012 by entrepreneur Daniel Curran, formerly VP of Strategic Planning at Western Digital Corp. It is currently privately held and funded. The Silicon Valley startup has a World-Class team from Western Digital, Avery Dennison, Autodesk, Harvard, MIT, UIUC, & Brown. The company provides a uniquely empowered Customer experience where Customers are equal in power with Vendors for the first-time ever. CustEx prides itself on sound ethical judgment, integrity, and advancement through merit for the team, as it does for its members.