Startup Bus

Startup Bus

One of the Startup Bus Companies Just Got Offered $10 K. in Angel Funding

startup bus seat shot

So, at least one of the companies that was born on a fetid, bumpy bus to SXSW has just been offered a first round of funding.

No term sheets have been signed, but a team from one of the companies that rode buses from San Francisco, Chicago, New York, Miami and Cleveland has been offered $10,000 in angel funding. The team did not want to publicize their name because the deal is still in the very early stages. Read More

Startup Bus

Tour Diary: 48 Hours With 31 Hackers on a Bus

The New York Startup Bus.

The Startup Bus competition was once a beery, half-serious idea that become a reality that was more like a reality T.V. show. Thirty-one entrepreneurs board a bus in New York City and ride it to Austin, Texas with the challenge of building a startup on the way. The best startups from each of six buses from different cities will pitch a panel of investors who will choose the winner; BETABEAT/The Observer decided to ride along.

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