We are excited to announce this year’s fabulous prizes from our sponsors for the Startup Weekend winning team:
Microsoft Bizspark– Opportunity to be screened by an incubator to participate in the enhanced Microsft Bizspark program, which includes personal mentorship from Neil Hinrichsen and access to special events and programs. Neil provides strategy consulting for startups and corporates. He has founded many successful startups in South Africa including Realtime, the first company on the internet in South Africa, and Fundamo, a mobile payments company backed by Sanlam, Venfin and Mark Shuttleworth, which was later acquired by VISA.
Jampp – 100 free installs from Jampp, the leading technology for performance marketing in mobile. Live mentoring from Joana Picq, partner at Jampp and a serial global entrepreneur. Joana was recently ranked number 10 in the NEXT 100, a list of the 100 Top Influencers of the European Digital Industry in 2013. She is active mentor/advisor to over 10 accelerators globally, including Dreamit (NYC), LeCamping (Paris) and 21212 (Rio).
Softlayer (an IBM company) – US$1,000 cloud hosting credit per month for one full year. This includes dedicated servers, cloud servers or a hybrid compute environment. In addition the winning team will also get access to mentorship from SoftLayer Innovation team as well as marketing resources worth US$12,000.
GetStuffDone – Business administration support including account systems set up, business registration, assistance with website and logo design, and adhoc items tailor made for the winning team.
MDOT -Logo, letterhead, business cards and a basic front page for your website!
Win You Ticket Back – Thats right, its on us!
R1500 dinner voucher – To celebrate with your team!