pitch-off

  • The TC Meetup + Pitch-Off Is Hitting NYC And It’s Going To Be Awesome!

    The TC Meetup + Pitch-Off Is Hitting NYC And It’s Going To Be Awesome!

    As a proud member of the NYC tech community, I’m truly thrilled to announce that we’ll be bringing our world-renowned TechCrunch Meetup + Pitch-off to the best damn city in the world on August 18. This won’t be our first meetup in NYC — we held one all the way back in 2012, before we had figured out the whole pitch-off bit, and again in March of 2014 — but I… Read More

  • TC Is Coming To The ATL This Week!

    TC Is Coming To The ATL This Week!

    Atlanta was one of the first cities in which we held a TechCrunch Meetup. Back then, we didn’t have quite as much structure. It was called the “Southeast Mini Meetup Tour”. There was no pitch-off. No program. Back then, Matt looked like this: But, despite the odds, the fine folks of Atlanta pulled together to give us one of the best events we’ve ever had. We held it… Read More

  • Here Are The Pitch-Off Contestants For Our TC Barcelona Meetup

    Here Are The Pitch-Off Contestants For Our TC Barcelona Meetup

    I’d like to announce the pitch-off entrants for our event in Barcelona next week. They are a group of interesting Euro startups with the chops needed to make it globally. If you didn’t make the cut, do not fear: just find us at the event and tell us a little about your startup. We’re happy to take cards and follow up. Contestants will have two minutes to pitch and four minutes… Read More

  • The TechCrunch Barcelona Mini Meet-Up And Pitch-Off Is Go

    The TechCrunch Barcelona Mini Meet-Up And Pitch-Off Is Go

    Since I posted about a potential Mini Meet-Up in Barcelona I’ve gotten quite a few emails and requests to attend. To that end, I’ve decided to open Pitch-Off applications and RSVPs for a few days to get a rough number of how many people will attend. I don’t know if we’ll charge at the door or have to charge a nominal fee – 5 Euro or so – via EventBrite but… Read More

  • Want To Talk About Your Startup On The Radio? Apply To The TC Radio Pitch Off On Sirius XM

    Want To Talk About Your Startup On The Radio? Apply To The TC Radio Pitch Off On Sirius XM

    TechCrunch Radio is a thing, in case you didn’t know. And in usual TechCrunch fashion, a part of our show is dedicated exclusively to a call-in Pitch Off. Which means we need your help. If you’re an early stage startup looking to get a few more users or share your wares with the world, we’d love to have you join us. Similar to what we do with our regional meetups, a few… Read More

  • We’ll See You Tonight At KrakowCrunch

    We’ll See You Tonight At KrakowCrunch

    Get your tickets printed and your networking pants on because tonight is KrakowCrunch, the first TC pitch-off in Krakow. As a reminder it’s happening today, Monday, July 7 at The Stage, ul. Lobzowska 3, from 6pm until 11pm. Read More

  • Announcing KrakowCrunch On July 7

    Announcing KrakowCrunch On July 7

    When it rains in Central Europe it pours. I’m pleased to announce we’re going to hold the first annual KrakowCrunch Pitch-Off at on Monday, July 7 at The Stage, ul. Lobzowska 3, from 6pm until 11pm. We’ll be holding a startup pitch off – each founder will pitch for 90 seconds and there will be eight startups on stage – and the winner gets a free table in Startup… Read More

  • Today Is The Last Day To Enter The PragueCrunch III Pitch-Off

    Today Is The Last Day To Enter The PragueCrunch III Pitch-Off

    PragueCrunch III is already sold out and I’m getting ready to pick startups for our pitch-off next Thursday. That means you have less than 12 hours to submit your startup to the fray. You’re going to want to be part of this. If we release more tickets, I’ll let you know in a post tomorrow or via my Twitter account. I’m not in charge of the venue so I don’t know… Read More

  • Boston And L.A. Pitch-Off Applications Close On Monday

    Boston And L.A. Pitch-Off Applications Close On Monday

    You have exactly four days, depending on how much sleep you require, to apply to the TechCrunch startup Pitch-Offs happening in Boston and Los Angeles on April 8 and April 10, respectively. And if some part of you is blowing me off right now, thinking that this isn’t a big deal, you’d be pretty seriously mistaken. Read More

  • Reminder: Sign Up For The Balkans Mini Pitch-Off

    Reminder: Sign Up For The Balkans Mini Pitch-Off

    Are you in Bulgaria, Serbia, Croatia, or Slovenia? Have I got a treat for you. In an effort to spread the good word about TC in the rest of Europe, I will be rolling through Sofia, Belgrade, Zagreb, and Ljubljana at the beginning of July for a series of informal meet-ups. If you’re in those cities, I want you to attend! Read More

  • Reminder: The Disrupt NY Pitch-Off/Meetup Is On Tuesday

    Reminder: The Disrupt NY Pitch-Off/Meetup Is On Tuesday

    It’s been a few months since our last NYC meet-up and, in an effort to find some of the best startups in New York for Disrupt this year, we’re planning a 60-second pitch-off competition. The winner will get free tickets and a spot in Startup Alley at the event. One runner-up gets two free tickets to the event. Disrupt NY is being held on April 27 – May 1, 2013 in Manhattan. Read More