Kickoff Happy Hour – Accelerate Baltimore

Kickoff Happy Hour – Accelerate Baltimore

January 25, 2017 – Emerging Technology Centers

Pictured (LtoR) Beth Harber, Abell Foundation senior program officer; Eric Niu, Swaggle founder/CEO; Shelley Lombardo, Evergreen Advisors chief revenue officer; and Deb Tillett, Emerging Technology Centers (ETC) president

Pictured (LtoR) Jennifer Hammaker, TEDCO director; and Martha Connolly, Mtech Baltimore director

Pictured (LtoR) Bryan Bamford, Brinkbit CEO; and Andrew Schuster, NewsUp CEO

Pictured (LtoR) Heather Fields and Carol Hargrave, Accelerate Baltimore mentors; and Autumn Leatham, The Wealth Factory chief strategy officer

Pictured (LtoR) Trevor Brooks, GunBail founder/CEO; John Petersam, Dollars4Donuts CEO; and Stephen Auvil, TEDCO senior vice president of tech transfer and commercialism

Pictured (LtoR) Mac Conwell, TEDCO deal team coordinator; Andrew Galarza, Johns Hopkins University physics and astronomy budget analyst; Angel Rich, WealthyLife founder/CEO; and Anthony Raley, Silicon Valley Bank vice president

Pictured (LtoR) Kenneth Hales, George Mason University student; Zac Heisey, Jellyfish digital marketer; and Andrew Ward, GroundSwell Networks president

Pictured (LtoR) Sukrit Sharma and Alistair Penny, Dex co-founders; Leo Khin, Dex advisor; and Jackie Albright, ETC assistant director

(January 25, 2017) Accelerate kicked off the new year with its first happy hour of 2017 at the Emerging Technology Centers )(ETC). There folks were encouraged to meet and mingle with members of six new startups in Accelerate Baltimore’s program – Arbit, Barrtrom, GunBail, Reciprocare, Swaggle and The Wealth Factory.

Sloane Brown

Baltimore's longtime fashion and social scene reporter, Sloane is the founder/managing editor of Baltimore Snap.