|[January 22, 2013]
Dyn Sending Two New England Startups To LAUNCH Festival
MANCHESTER, N.H. --(Business Wire)--
the worldwide leader in Internet Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS),
announced a contest that will send two New England-based startups to LAUNCH
Festival, March 4-6 in San Francisco, CA.
Founded in 2010 by serial entrepreneur, angel investor and Dyn (News - Alert)
Board Of Directors member Jason
Calacanis, the LAUNCH event is recognized as the
premiere networking event for startups.
Criteria & Judging
Any New England-based startup with annual revenue under $5 million
can participate by creating a 3-to-5 minute video telling their story
and explaining why they should go to LAUNCH. Submissions must be
received by 11:59 p.m. EST on Sunday, Feb. 10th
via either Twitter (News - Alert) (#DynLaunch and @DynInc).
Social sharing is just one of the key scoring components for the
esteemed panel of judges that includes Dyn's Director of Email Product, Mike
Veilleux (founder of startup GearFreedom), Jamie
Coughlin, CEO of the abi Innovation Hub and Aaron
O'Hearn, CEO and co-founder of the Boston Startup
The Prize Packages
One (1) grand-prize winner will receive:
Two (2) tickets to the LAUNCH Festival, which will be held March
Airfare and Accommodations for two (2) people to San Francisco
Dinner in Boston with Dyn CEO Jeremy Hitchcock and CRO Kyle York
One (1) year of Dyn Email Delivery and DNS services
Thirty (30) minute meeting with Jason Calacanis (News - Alert)
One (1) runner-up will receive two tickets to the LAUNCH Festival,
airfare and accommodations for two persons, a Boston dinner with
Hitchcock and York and a tour of Dyn's Manchester, NH headquarters.
"We're always bragging about the strong and diverse New Hampshire,
Greater Boston and overall New England technology ecosystem," York said.
"Now is our chance to prove how developed it really is. Attending the
LAUNCH Festival could change the future of your business, so we hope the
New England startup scene really participates."
Winners will be announced on Wednesday, Feb. 13 and will need to
be available to attend the conference March 4-6, with expected air
travel on March 3 and March 7.
For more information visit http://dyn.com/launch.
Incorporated in 2001, Dyn is the worldwide Internet Infrastructure as a
Service (IaaS) leader, powering Managed
DNS, Traffic Management, Email
Delivery & Email Reporting�for more than four
million enterprise, small business and personal users. With nearly 20
data centers around the world and industry-leading uptime for over 10
years, Dyn's commitment to customer relationships and engineering
excellence shines every day. Uptime is the Bottom Line.
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