You may see the prior coverage from Microsoft BizSpark Incubation Week for Azure at Atlanta (Day5, Day4, Day3, Day2, Day1, Announcement, Twitter-Feed #MBIWk).

 

Larry Gregory started the day with Panel Judges briefing. We were fortunate to have following panel judges, who shared their deep insight with startups:

1.   Ben Dyer, TechDrawl

2.   James McDonough, Fish & Richardson P.C.

3.   Larry Gregory, Microsoft

4.   Mark Barry, OpenView Venture Partners

5.   Mike Schinkel, Atlanta Web Entrepreneurs

6.   Said Mohammadouin, TechOperators

7.   Sanjay Parekh, Startup Riot

 

Startup teams worked very hard with their on-site advisors (Ahmed El-Ramly, Chad Brooks, Chris Brooks, Glen Gordon, Heinrich Gantenbein, Murray Gordon, Piyush Saggi, Sanjay Jain) and Dmytro Ivanov from SoftServe and Andy Hopper and Jeremy Likness from Wintellect. Each startup team presented their pitch and a brief solution demo to the panel judges

BizSpark Startup

Solution

ChasingSavings.com

Online Coupons

CoreMotives, LLC

Cloud based B2B Marketing Automation using Azure and Microsoft Dynamics CRM

EyeMail

Audio/Video emails

FandomU

Connect Fans across the world

Izenda

Self-serve Business Intelligence in Cloud

LessMeeting

Productivity and efficiency for Enterprise Meetings

Linxter

MonitorGrid – manage servers from cloud

I know you can’t wait to hear the winners. Every team is winner. The fact that each team got invited to this event is itself a big recognition and in addition each team got a colorful Graduation Certificate, presented by one of the judges. Two teams got the following two award trophies.

Award

BizSpark Startup

Most Viable Business

CoreMotives, LLC

 

Technical Innovation

LessMeeting

 

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Sanjay Jain

ISV Architect Evangelist

Microsoft Corporation

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Twitter: http://twitter.com/SanjayJain369