Digital LA recently hosted their Silicon Beach Fest Semi-Finals: Sudden Elimination at ROC Santa Monica. The event featured seven startups, each of whom had up to three minutes to pitch their companies to a panel of three judges.
In “Shark Tank” fashion when a judge was not interested in hearing more he would hit a buzzer. The entrepreneurs who escaped being buzzed by any of the judges were ranked, and the top two advanced to the Silicon Beach Fest-Startup Showcase, on June 20-21 at ROC Santa Monica.
There was a wide range of startup ideas, including:
Out of all the intriguing ideas: only two could advance. The judges decided on… drum roll please… “SewYou” and “WeCarpool”!
Come check out the Silicon Beach Fest Finals on June 20-21 at ROC Santa Monica to see who will take the grand prize!