The i/o Ventures Demo Day starts in a little under a half an hour, and I am about to head over to Valencia Street to watch the startups present. i/o Ventures is the SF-based incubator that offers five or six startups a 4-6 month long spot in its 7,000 square foor loft/coffee shop space as well as $25,000 in seed money, in exchange for around 8% of the company.
We’ve covered some of the companies… → Read More
i/o Ventures, a workspace incubator that launched just over a year ago, is accepting applications for the start of its March 2011 program. The deadline for applying is March 15th. The five or six startups who pass muster can take a 4-6 month long spot in the i/o Ventures 7,000 square foor loft/coffee shop as well as $25,000 in seed money. Each of the companies in each class gives up around 8% of… → Read More
Cheesy 1990s sitcom reference aside, i/o Ventures‘ incubator space in San Francisco’s Mission District centers around the idea of community: The neighborhood community that drinks exotic lattes in the expansive Summit cafe, the network of young developers that rent desks on the other half of the ground floor, the startups in the i/o incubator program holding court on the top floor and the… → Read More
Damntheradio, an appropriately named social media CMS for bands and brands, launches today in private beta.
Part of the i/o ventures incubator, Damntheradio allows companies to strengthen relationships with their fans through Facebook and Twitter and facilitates the sharing of branded content through incentives, across multiple Facebook pages. Damntheradio shares the enterprise branding space… → Read More