1 Million Cups

Omaha / Lincoln

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every Wednesday at 9 a.m.

The first three Wednesdays of the month in Omaha and the last Wednesday in Lincoln Get Directions

In Omaha, we meet at The Wareham (1624 Mike Fahey Street) and in Lincoln, we meet at Nebraska Global

Presenting Next

August 06, 2014
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Business Exchange

Zlatko Turkalj

Find Referral-Based Leads And Sales Through Companies You Already Work With

Meet the Organizers

Ryan Stille @RyanStille

Web Developer, specializing in ColdFusion. Ryan edits and post all of our 1MC presenter videos on http://techomaha.com

Dale Eesley @deesley

Dr. Eesley the director of the Center for Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Franchising at the University of Nebraska at Omaha. He is also an assistant professor of Entrepreneurship & Strategy. His courses focus on Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Entrepreneurial Finance, and Corporate Strategy.
University of Nebraska at Omaha

Danny Schreiber @Dannyaway

Danny Schreiber is a marketer at Zapier, a Missouri-born startup now based in Mountain View, Calif. Working remotely in Omaha, he helps people all over the world discover the power of Zapier's app integration platform. Schreiber is the founding editor and former managing editor of Silicon Prairie News.


Kathy I Andersen @kathyia

Kathy is a Business Analyst at software development firm Aviture Inc. and is helping scale the company's new initiative--The Garage By Aviture, an incubator for web-based startups.
Aviture Inc.

Marisol Uribe Rodriguez shanereiser

Technology Transfer Consultant at Nebraska Business Development Center
Nebraska Business Development Center

Scott Bishop @thescottbishop

Scott Bishop is a marketing strategist whose clients include both Startups and Fortune 100 corporations. He helps small companies get big, and big companies become relevant. He’s written marketing guidebooks for the Financial Times Press and been featured on the Chicago Tribune, Time Out Magazine and the Associated Press.


Shane Reiser @shanereiser

Cofounder of Startup Genome, facilitator of Startup Weekends, organizer of Lean Startup Circle Omaha-Lincoln.
Startup Genome

Tom Chapman @Tchap623

Tom is Vice-President of Business Development, where is he is responsible for for building relationships for Nebraska Global both within operating units and for the capital fund.


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Past Presenters

Presage Analytics

www.presageanalytics.com

Monitor, trace, trend, and analyze food safety and quality data.

Kitchin

www.kitchin.co

Your digital kitchen.

Viirt

viirt.com

Viirt measures your roof from space and then puts $2500 in your pocket.

Acquired by Intuit in 2003

CardioSys

cardiosys.io

CardioSys is a data visualization and predictive intelligence technology platform for the healthcare industry.

MultiMechanics

multimechanics.com

MultiMechanics helps companies innovate faster, cheaper, and better. It drastically reduces time and costs of product development, by allowing engineers to test their designs virtually, even before the first prototype is ever made. Its initial focus is modeling and simulation tools for advanced materials. Its software was first released at the end of 2012, and has quickly gained customers across multiple countries.

Pickit is a new promotional platform that gives you access to the latest deals from local businesses, while also connecting you with non-profits in your community. Every time you use a Pickit deal you not only save money on your purchase, but you can also donate back to two non-profit organizations in your community! Pickit lets your everyday purchases be a vote for a better community. Download the Pickit app now!

Feya Candles

www.hallowcandle.com

Feya Candles (started in 2014) is an extention of Hallow Candle Co. (began 2010) where every candle purchased provides a meal for someone in need, we deliver all food raised on our first giving trip in June 2014 with local non-profit Jacob's Well. We partner with non-profit groups to give food and aid around the World to communities in need!

3 teams from Interface Web School

interfaceschool.com

Interface was founded to help generate more great technologists across the region who understand the web development process from idea phase to implementation and ongoing enhancement. With Interface, you can register for courses and tracks that fit with your personal and professional aspirations.

Conservation Fusion

www.conservationfusion.org

International NGO. Our mission is: Educating to Build and Strengthen our World. Established in September 2010, We are directly connecting the Omaha community with communities living in biodiversity hotspots to raise awareness about our future on a global scale. CF takes education to a new level by creating diverse partnerships and experiences that engage individuals, inspiring them to identify their talents and strengths. Within a team atmosphere, CF delivers a bold new way to tackle conservation and education by empowering and educating to create choice, not charity and dependence. At CF, we are witnessing positive change tracked with real-time data, collected and applied.

NMotion teams

nmotion.co/

Teams from NMotion's spring class will present what they're working on.

Race Note

racenote.com

Helping racers take setup notes on their tablet or computer since 2013. Record. Race. Win.

Nebraska Innovation Campus

innovate.unl.edu/

Connecting the Talent of Experts, Companies and the University.

3 teams from Omaha Code School

omahacodeschool.com

3 teams from the Omaha Code School will present the projects they've built.

Boutique Window

www.boutiquewindow.com

Simple Online Marketing for Indie Retailers

SPN Ventures

siliconprairienews.com

The business behind Silicon Prairie News

Beehive Industries

www.beehiveindustries.com

Software systems focused on asset, infrastructure and dynamic event management.

DVC invests $10,000 - $500,000 in growth companies with an commerce and web services focus.

For people who love their dogs. Niche vertical, massive market.

Lockr

getlockr.com

Lockr is a sports management software that allows coaches to easily track, organize, and measure their practice and game preparation process. Read more: http://www.crunchbase.com/company/lockr#ixzz2tsCe53Fq Follow us: @crunchbase on Twitter | crunchbase on Facebook

Jimmy will do a post-mortem on VoterTide, which was acquired by MindMixer in March 2013.

Don't let your dream purchases become financial nightmares.

An active urban mobility company focused initially on electric-assist bicycle rentals to vacationers in the Caribbean through dock-side and networked solar-powered dispenser/kiosks.

opendorse

opendorse.com

The athlete endorsement marketplace. Build your first campaign in minutes.

blabfeed - digital signage and marketing solutions

www.blabfeed.com

omaha

Interface - The Web School

interfaceschool.com

Interface was founded to help generate more great technologists across the region who understand the web development process from idea phase to implementation and ongoing enhancement. All in an effort to eliminate the talent shortage Midwest corporations and startups currently grapple with day-in and day-out.

Powderhook

www.powderhook.com

Find places to hunt and fish anywhere in the United States, and build your reputation as a responsible outdoorsman.

Profile Wingman

www.profilewingman.com

We are here to help enhance your online dating experience. From customized profiles to dating advice, we are your Wingman.

Omaha Code School

omahacodeschool.com

Become a Web Developer – Novice to Hirable in 12 [Intense] Weeks

Social Assurance

socialassurance.com

Social Assurance is The Social Media Management Solution for Financial Services.

Nebraska Global Health Ventures

www.nghealthventures.com

Providing a new way to monitor patients.

Hello Holiday

helloholiday.com

Introducing a charming and exuberant approach to style and shopping.

PeggyBank.com

www.peggybank.com

PeggyBank™ transfers LEGACY MEDIA (photos, slides, negatives, home movies, videotapes and audio recordings) to a DIGITAL FORMAT that can be VIEWED and SHARED via the Internet or electronic devices (computers, televisions, etc.). Instead of boxes of photos, film, tapes or DVD’s degrading over time you get easy to find, easy to share PERMANENT memories in a crisp, clear format that won’t deteriorate over time.

Travefy

travefy.com

Travefy is a group travel planner that solves the coordination headaches of travel. Through Travefy users can invite friends to travel, collaborate on details, book hotels, and manage shared expenses.

Finally, a platform that takes a 21st century approach to solving the problems businesses and job seekers face trying to connect. Through scientific assessments, a matching algorithm, and beautiful portfolios, Vitru takes a bold new approach to connecting businesses and job seekers to their next opportunity.

MTRL Design

www.mtrldesign.com/

Omaha

Flywheel

getflywheel.com

Flywheel is a premium WordPress hosting company built specifically for web designers, freelancers and creative agencies. Easily launch and manage your clients’ websites without the technical mumbo-jumbo of traditional hosts.

Bloom

bloom.com

Bloom.com’s mission is that you will NEVER buy the wrong beauty products again. Through “social beauty” they are able to harness the wisdom and experiences of thousands of women, to provide an unbiased, trusted source for all things beauty. Using open minded, honest feedback from thousands of women, Bloom.com helps women find the products and information to achieve their most beautiful self.

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The organizers are independent licensees of the 1 Million Cups trade name and are not affiliated with the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation (“Kauffman”) or Kauffman Laboratories for Enterprise Creation, Inc. (“Kauffman Labs”). All information, views, opinions and commentaries presented herein are those of the organizers and not those of Kauffman or Kauffman Labs.