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Fall 2019 Accelerator Cohort

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Jon Brumley Texas Venture Labs (JBTVL) is proud to welcome these promising companies into our Fall 2019 Accelerator cohort. Please take a moment to explore this wonderful group of innovative Austin startups spanning healthcare, technology, consumer, and business services. Our JBTVL Practicum students hit the ground running on Monday, September 9 to work with these companies in preparation for the JBTVL Venture Expo on November 21! Elite Sweets was founded by UT Austin student athletes…

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ShaadiBox wins Texas Venture Labs Investment Competition

Posted in TVL Investment Competition

AUSTIN, Texas – Three members of the McCombs MBA Class of 2019, Pallavi Nair, Yukti Gangwani and Jamal Olatunde, earned first place for their online retail platform, ShaadiBox, during the Spring 2019 Texas Venture Labs Investment Competition (TVLIC) held on May 10, 2019 at Robert Rowling Hall. ShaadiBox solves a difficult problem that Indian-American brides and grooms have with sourcing the clothing and accessories necessary for an Indian wedding in the United States. ShaadiBox is…

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2019 Spring Texas Venture Labs Investment Competition Winners Announced

Posted in TVL Investment Competition

ShaadiBox earned first place and the $10,000 award in JBTVL’s Spring 2019 Texas Venture Labs Investment Competition (TVLIC) on May 10, 2019. As Texas Champion, ShaadiBox also won the priceless opportunity to close the Nasdaq in New York City and advising from the Jon Brumley Texas Venture Labs staff. ShaadiBox solves a challenging and complex problem for Indian-American brides and grooms by sourcing the clothing and accessories necessary for an Indian wedding in the United…

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Connect with Early Stage Startups from Central Texas at Venture Expo

Posted in Investors, Startups, Students, and Venture Expo

Join us for the biannual Texas Venture Labs Venture Expo and meet our 14 Accelerator companies and other up and coming startups from Central Texas. Our keynote speaker will be whurley, founder and CEO of Strangeworks.  A lifelong entrepreneur, whurley has been using systems theory and open source to create innovative technologies for his entire career. He believes leveraging technology to solve our problems is the most exciting and noble challenge we face. Thursday, April…

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Pitch Your Startup at TVLIC

Posted in TVL Investment Competition

UT Austin graduate students are invited to compete for $28,000 in cash prizes and the priceless opportunity to close the Nasdaq Market in New York City. The Texas Venture Labs Investment Competition simulates the real world process of raising venture capital and is open to graduate student ventures. Applicants are invited to schedule private pitch prep with JBTVL staff, available by appointment from April 20 until May 9 from 9 AM until 4 PM. Book…

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Locoal wins Wells Fargo Clean Tech Award at TVLIC

Posted in TVL Investment Competition

Locoal won the Wells Fargo Clean Tech Award at the Fall 2018 Texas Venture Labs Investment Competition (TVLIC) on November 30, 2018. Locoal provides a solution for the ongoing waste generated from commercial development, utilizing it for clean energy and production of biochar, a byproduct with numerous applications for food security. The unique technology converts commercial landscape waste into volatile greenhouse gases and a traditional natural gas generator utilizes the fuel as a clean energy…

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2018 Fall Texas Venture Labs Investment Competition Winners Announced

Posted in TVL Investment Competition

yourself.online received first place in the Fall 2018 Texas Venture Labs Investment Competition (TVLIC) on November 30, 2018. yourself.online proclaims to be the guardian of your online identity and personal data. The company provides working professionals and job seekers with the tools to take back control of their online brand and privacy. The other four finalists include Auto Labs in second place receiving $5,000, Bloom in third place receiving $2,000, Somerset Sparkling in fourth place…

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2018 Fall Texas Venture Labs Investment Competition Schedule

Posted in TVL Investment Competition

Friday, November 30, 2018 Rowling Hall, 300 W. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. 9 AM – 12 PM Semifinals Division 1 – RRH 3.402: 9:00 AM – Mastery of Love 9:35 AM – SwiftHog 10:10 AM – Rocketcar 10:45 AM – iFoodly Division 2 – RRH 3.406: 9:00 AM – Gold Tone Speakers 9:35 AM – EmbraceBox 10:10 AM – Somerset Sparkling Division 3 – RRH 3.414 9:00 AM – ReVRse 9:35 AM – Bloom…

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Plan to Attend JBTVL Venture Expo on Dec. 6

Posted in TVL Investment Competition

See the best startups that Austin and Central Texas have to offer in a fast-paced, high-energy setting. Find out which startups are raising money, which are seeking advisors and board members, and which are simply hitting it out of the park. Meet investors, entrepreneurs and the companies that are making our Texan economy proud. Venture Expo offers a who’s who of investors in Austin and a chance to connect with the community’s entrepreneurial ecosystem. All of this in just one afternoon! This semester, the…

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Application Deadline Approaching to Compete in the JBTVL Investment Competition

Posted in TVL Investment Competition

The Texas Venture Labs Investment Competition (TVLIC) is designed to mimic the real-world process of raising venture capital. Graduate students from the University of Texas at Austin present their ideas for new businesses and receive invaluable feedback from entrepreneurs and investors. Many competitors go on to launch their businesses. TVLIC gives away more than $58,000 a year in prizes, and the next competition will be Friday, November 30 in Rowling Hall on the University of…

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