Iron Yard Ventures Announces Las Vegas Hospitality Accelerator

Iron Yards Ventures announced they will be bringing a hospitality-focused accelerator to downtown Las Vegas. The accelerator aims to help top, early-stage startups thrive in the gaming, casino, and hospitality industries in Las Vegas. As Tech Cocktail reported, Iron Yard Ventures will be aided by some of the most esteemed mentors and investors in the business, so startups can … Continued

UNLV Business Plan Competition Down to 10 Teams

The 2016 Dominic Anthony Marrocco Southern Nevada Business Plan Competition is down to 10 semifinalists. Five of the teams will advance to the final round on April 29, 2016. The seventh annual competition is run by the University of Nevada, Las Vegas Center for Entrepreneurship in partnership with the Las Vegas Business Press. It is underwritten by Dominic Anthony … Continued

Paul Singh 2016 Tech Tour Stops in Las Vegas

Paul Singh, one of the original three partners of 500 Startups knows more than just a little bit about startups. In the last five years, he’s flown over 500,000 miles circling the globe, during which time raising tens of millions of dollars in venture funds, and investing in hundreds of companies. A startup founder a … Continued

Startup Grind Las Vegas April 2016 Event with Halsey Minor

Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. It is powered by Google for Entrepreneurs. All across the world, Startup Grinds events are hosted monthly. In fact, the organization has a presence in more than 200 cities and 85 countries.  Events attract successful local founders, innovators, educators and investors who … Continued

Container Summit Comes to Las Vegas

Containers have sky-rocketed into popularity, driving dramatic changes in developer workflow, operational efficiencies, and application architectures. On May 3, 2016, Container Summit joins Interop 2016 to continue the conversation surrounding containers in the enterprise. Las Vegas based InfoSiftr will be part of all the action at Container Summit this year! “We have been a supporter and sponsor … Continued

Mentor Hours with Jeffrey C. Robbins from Messerli & Kramer P.A.

The #VegasTech community is invited to register for a 1-on-1 Mentor Hours session with Jeffrey C. Robbins, Attorney for entrepreneurs and angel/venture investors at Messerli & Kramer P.A. Mentor hours with Robbins will take place 2:00-4:00 on Thursday, April 28, 2016 at Work In Progress. “I’m from Minnesota and I wanted to find an impactful way … Continued

Google Developer Group Study Jam – Android for Beginners

Google Developer Group (GDG) Las Vegas is a community of developers and enthusiasts interested in Google technologies. The group hosts monthly meetups to talk, teach, and learn about Google technologies, such as Android, Google Cloud, and Angular. The organizers invite the #VegasTech community to join for GDG Study Jam, which is a community organized study group around the … Continued

SYN Shop Hosts 2nd HEBOCON

SYN Shop, the Las Vegas Hackerspace located in Henderson, is a creative space designed for project collaboration, research and development, mentoring, and of course, learning. On Saturday, April 2, 2016 at 2:00pm SYN Shop invites the community to come recreate the glorious fail that is HEBOCON. “Remember Battle Bots? Or any of the robot-battling competitions that … Continued

Dronesmith Technologies Targets Indie Developers

Vegas-based startup Dronesmith Technologies wants to be the Unity of the drone industry. “It’s an interesting thing to say, considering Unity is an independent gaming platform that independent game developers use to build video games. Very different from the world of unmanned aircraft systems… at least, one might assume,” writes Marisa Jackels for Tech.co. Company co-founders Jinger … Continued

Meet HATech: Bringing DevOps Mastery to Organizations

Las Vegas startup HATech is on a mission to bring DevOps mastery to organizations through education, transformation, re-architecting, tooling, managed services and hard work. “HATech is first and foremost in the business of helping our clients get to market faster with their online service updates,” explained Jon Hathaway, Founder and CEO. “What that leads to of … Continued