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Palette won VFF S14

Globetrotting in the making of Palette

Just over a week ago in the high-energy hours that made up the Velocity Fund Finals, four teams walked away with $25K. One of them was Palette. Butthese guys didn’t just walk away with $25K – they were also awarded…

VFF winners featured

Velocity’s toughest fund competition yet

“Wow.” That was Velocity director Mike Kirkup’s reaction when he took the stage after the last of ten startups presented their 3-minute pitches at the 9th Velocity Fund Finals this week. Many would consider this to be the toughest Velocity…

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VFF $1K Pitch Night Social Finalists

On March 12 and 13 we had over 30 aspiring entrepreneurs put on a brave face and pitch to a live audience and panel of esteemed judges during Velocity Pitch Night Socials. The goal of the Pitch Nights was to…


Vetica Launches New Product: Chalk

“Teachers are extremely busy.” That’s why Suraj Srinivas and William Zhou, Co-Founders at Vetica, a company whose sole aim is to empower K-12 teachers to 12 teachers through education technology, are launching Chalk, a new product that will allow teachers…


Looking Back at Fall 13 VFF $25K Winners: uMentioned

As we get closer to the Velocity Fund Finals we started looking back to the Fall 13 Velocity Fund Finals $25K winners, uMentioned among them,  to see how they’ve been since then, and these guys are heads down in development.…