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aug 13, 2015

AutoXLR8R Road Show this Week

Come celebrate with these 10 aspiring start-up companies

The 2015 autoXLR8R Road Show stops in Oak Ridge on Friday, August 28, and will showcase 10 aspiring start-up companies pitching innovative automotive technologies to potential investors, industry representatives and others. This event, which will held at Tech 2020 and begin at 2:30 p.m. ET, is the culmination of 8 weeks of intensive business model development as these entrepreneurs put legs on their innovative ideas.

The pitches at the Road Show afford each company the opportunity to make their case for investment, network with key strategic partners and make crucial industry connections. Come see their progress and encourage them as they represent the next wave of Start-up Success Stories in the #1 automotive state in the country!

To RSVP for this event, click HERE and complete the online registration.

The tentative schedule for the Road Show is below:
Welcome - Kevin Kragenbrink, President & CEO, Tech 2020
Industry Overview - Barry Owens, TAMA
autoXLR8R Review - Jack Sisk, autoXLR8R Program Manager
Company Pitches - Shawn Carson, autoXLR8R Program Director

A catered networking reception will follow

Tech 2020 is located at 1020 Commerce Park Drive Oak Ridge, TN 37830.

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