Congratulations to the V2Venture Winners!

Written by Jessica Cox | July 16, 2014

Photo of all of the V2Venture winners

Congratulations to all of the winners of the second annual SXSW V2Venture pitch competition! Christine Herron (Intel Capital) emceed the competition as contestants went head-to-head to prove they were the most exciting new innovations across five categories. Special thanks to our esteemed panel of judges, coaches and sponsors that helped make the competition possible.

Without further ado, here are the winners!

Education Technologies

myEDmatch
St. Louis, MO
myEDmatch promotes mission and culture alignment by connecting schools and teachers with shared educational beliefs and goals. We help schools find and recruit best-fit talent and help teachers find dream job opportunities to thrive in their careers.

Health and Wearable Technologies

eTect
Newberry, FL
eTect is addressing the problem of poor medication adherence through the ID-Cap system; a capsule with an ingestible wireless sensor that holds the medication and provides real time information on patient's medication taking behavior.

Mobile and Tablet Technologies

Crowd Mics
Mesa, AZ
Crowd Mics is an app that turns smartphones into wireless microphones for live events. This means the audience can talk into their phones and be heard over the sound system. And with text commenting and polling, the crowd now has a voice.

Culture and Entertainment Technologies

MixGenius
Montreal, Canada
MixGenius is a revolutionary audio Content Creator Leveraging breakthrough artificial intelligence, intuitive design and crowdsourcing. We enable richer user experience and new possibilities for millions of impatient and intuitive DIY content creators.

Innovative World Technologies

Hydrobee
Seattle, WA
Hydrobee is your personal USB renewable energy system recharged by flowing water in streams or pipes or behind sailboats, wind, bikes, hand cranks, belt drives, sun and fire. It is mobile enabled so it can be micro-financed for a billion people.

Best Bootstrap

Two Bit Circus
Los Angeles, CA
Two Bit Circus lives at the intersection of technology and spectacle. We engineer entertainment that is imaginative and interactive, blurring the line between physical and digital playgrounds to create a new world of social amusement.

Best One Minute Speed Pitch

Tixers
Covington,KY
With tixers, ticket holders can exchange tickets they are unable to use for tickets they can use in the future. Anyone can easily purchase tickets through the site as well in a new and innovative way, essentially creating the timeshare for tickets.