Breakfast of (Tech) Champions

From the folks at the AOL Fishbowl Labs: Is there really anything better than free breakfast? Ask any college student, or even any startup founder and the answer will most likely be “no.” But free breakfast, AND a sprinkle of international startup fever is a recipe that brings investors and young companies running. Welcome to…

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Techzette Feature: Meet The Presenters at May’s TechBreakfast

From the Techzette article on May 20, 2014: The Austin TechBreakfast meetup was held last Thursday at Capital Factory. Attendees listened to demos from five startups over breakfast tacos, coffee and an early morning view of the city. Here are the five companies that demoed at May’s event. Read more at the Techzette site …

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TechBreakfast Meet Up Group Comes to Frederick

A nice feature by TechFrederick: The Department of Economic Development, in conjunction with Tech Frederick, is pleased to announce the inaugural Frederick TechBreakfast.  Tech Breakfast was launched in 2011 by Ron Schmelzer and provides an opportunity to “interact with your peers in a monthly morning breakfast meetup.” The series has expanded nationally with regular breakfasts…

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TechBreakfast popularity grows as longtime membership organization gb.tc goes on hiatus

Good feature in the Baltimore Business Journal: Appetite is growing for TechBreakfast, an informal meet-up for startup entrepreneurs and established CEOs, alike. TechBreakfast, a sort of show-and-tell for tech companies started by Baltimore entrepreneur Ron Schmelzer, has grown from a monthly gathering of a handful friends to free events attended by hundreds of people multiple…

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Have some java with Java? National TechBreakfast comes to Annapolis

Feature from the Capital Gazette: This month marked the debut of TechBreakfast in Annapolis. There are 12 such events held nationwide. It has been described as an adult show-and-tell for the tech community. At each monthly session, five companies are given seven minutes to present their products. It is then opened up to questions. Attendees…

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Techbreakfast Brings Together Tech Communities Around The Country

Once a month, in 10 states across the country, leaders in the upcoming tech industry rise early for coffee, breakfast and to hear about the next big thing. TechBreakfast is an unconventional pitch meeting where five companies deliver seven-minute demos to a room full of tech enthusiasts. Started in 2011 by Ron Schmelzer, it began…

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On Leadership: The “Positivity” of Baltimore, a Conversation with Ron Schmelzer, Founder of TechBreakfast

Ron Schmelzer has traded his job for his hobby. Feeling that Greater Baltimore lacked a high energy, interactive, engaging place to hear interesting business ideas and network with others, he founded a monthly TechBreakfast series. He did it in his spare time after building the newest in a string of software companies. But then these TechBreakfasts took on…