MEDIA ADVISORY: Stanford Cardinal Ventures Pitch Day

Stanford student entrepreneurs introduce their start-up companies to Silicon Valley

STANFORD, Calif.--()--Cardinal Ventures:

WHAT:

 

Cardinal Ventures, Stanford’s on-campus accelerator for student entrepreneurs, will be hosting its Fall Pitch Day on Monday, Dec. 5. The event will allow students to showcase their companies — spanning innovation in consumer products, medical devices, social networks, and cloud computing — to the local Silicon Valley venture community. This group represents the fourth cohort from the Cardinal Ventures accelerator program.

 

WHO:

Cardinal Ventures was founded in 2014 by Justine Moore, ’16, and Olivia Moore, ’16. Current co-leaders of the program are Ela Heussen, MBA ’17, and Albert Gianatan, ’18.
 
Cardinal Ventures companies have continued to participate in and receive funding from Y Combinator, StartX, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Pejman Mar Ventures, and other accelerators and institutional investors. Company founders range from Stanford freshmen to graduate students from the university’s professional schools.
 

The event will feature a keynote address by Astro Teller, CEO of Google[x] and pioneer in intelligent technology. Over 50 venture firms are expected to be in attendance.

 

WHEN:

MONDAY, DEC. 5, 3-6 P.M. To register, email Michael Gioia at mgioia2@sse.stanford.edu. Refreshments will be served.

 

WHERE:

Tresidder Union, Oak Lounge

459 Lagunita Dr.
Stanford, CA 94305
 

Parking will be available at the Tresidder lot, off Mayfield Avenue.

A parking voucher will be provided for media.

Contacts

Cardinal Ventures
Michael Gioia, 214-693-2491
Director of Business Development
mgioia2@sse.stanford.edu

Contacts

Cardinal Ventures
Michael Gioia, 214-693-2491
Director of Business Development
mgioia2@sse.stanford.edu