At Demo Day, Storymix pitches its video storytelling site

Ariane Fisher, co-founder and CEO of Storymix Media kicked off  The Capital Factory’s Demo Day Wednesday morning. “We create stories from your personal videos,” Fisher said. The market for a tool that allows someone to put together a personal video easily with automated video editing software is huge, she said. Last year, people bought 78 […]

First Austin Startup Week kicks off

At WeStart, the first  Austin Startup Week kicked off Tuesday evening at the Tiniest Bar in Texas. The event featured 10 entrepreneurs answering five questions each about their venture. The companies included Jeremy Guillory’s Three Day Startup, Mark Philips’ sports site Are You Watching This, Eric Katerman’s social networking app Forecast , Anslee Connell’s curvy […]

Networking over cocktails at Austin’s High Tech Happy Hour

By L.A. Lorek Austin’s High Tech Happy Hour takes places about eight times a year at the Molotov Lounge in downtown Austin. It’s an opportunity for people to meet and mingle. But it’s also a place where deals get done and employees get hired.  The next Austin High Tech Happy Hour is this Thursday during […]

Austin companies seek tech talent in Silicon Valley

By L.A. Lorek Got tech talent? Then Austin companies want to recruit you. A group of Austin CEOs plan to travel to San Francisco and Sunnyvale on Sept. 13th and 14th to hire engineers, software developers and others with technology skills. Many Silicon Valley area companies already have a presence in Austin, but this will […]