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2016 Selected Sessions
We'll take a real live business case and work through the steps of how to break it down and come up with creative ideas and options to make the event work within their budget. This…Read More
Join us as we share with you the journey of Google Fiber, and how we're bringing high speed internet to the community, and local businesses, here in Austin, Texas. Local Google Fiber managers, will host…Read More
Get inside the NewCo experience. During a NewCo festival, host companies invite attendees inside their headquarters, offering an up-close and personal view into how they run their business.
Austin-based 121Giving is targeting brands and donors who want to help charities procure the goods they need through its ecommerce and crowdfunding platform. Partnering with brands allows for 121Giving to sell its inventory of furniture, medical equipment, food, and more to charities at a discount. Charities can also utilize the platform to crowdfund those purchases. By marrying the two, 121Giving has built transparency into its platform. Donors can see what charities spend donations on, and brands can incorporate philanthropy into their supply chain.
Matt Mahan, CEO and co-founder of Brigade, discusses the company’s mission with NewCo. We also get a peek at the app, a “citizen empowerment platform” that provides tools to help people “participate in voting, advocacy, and awareness-raising to have an impact on political outcomes that affect their lives.”
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“I had a blast. It reinvigorated me, which I think might be a measurable outcome to consider . Sometimes we go to these events to remind us that what we are doing or pursuing makes sense.”
“We should be sending nearly everyone at our company to this event next year. ”
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“The best thing about being a NewCo host is that the audience members are both intelligent and intensely curious, leading to a great discussion. Afterwards it was amazing to witness the whole company taking part in educating and connecting with the attendees.”