6kites works with companies of all sizes to transform their businesses through the practical application of social-mobile-web technologies. 6Kites works effectively with people at every level of any organization, providing straight talk, real results and ways to keep things light. It’s this approach that builds trust with clients, delivers the results they expect, and makes it easy for them to do business with 6kites.
Andreessen Horowitz is a venture capital firm that provides seed, venture and growth-stage funding to the best new technology companies. Founded by Marc Andreessen and Ben Horowitz, Andreessen Horowitz helps entrepreneurs become successful CEOs and build important and enduring companies. Its general partners are Marc Andreessen, Ben Horowitz, John O'Farrell, Scott Weiss, Jeff Jordan and Peter Levine, all widely recognized experts in the creation, scaling and operation of high growth technology companies. The firm has $2.7 billion under management across three funds. Among its 150 investments are Airbnb, Apptio, Box, Fab, Facebook, Foursquare, Groupon, Jawbone, Lytro, Pinterest, Silver Tail Systems, Twitter and Zynga. The firm was established in June 2009 and is located in Menlo Park, California.
Application Experts (App-X) is the leading provider of flexible, web-based software solutions for Alternative Asset Fund Managers, Institutional Investors and Impact Investors. Since 2006, App-X has worked with a wide variety of leading organizations in the Alternative Asset community including fund managers, funds of funds, institutional investors, and impact investors. Subsequently, they have developed a unique, holistic perspective on the Alternative Asset industry. The result is a continually-evolving and feature-rich set of products that are flexible enough to handle a wide variety of investing scenarios. App-X is committed to developing successful employees and provides a strong team environment committed to personal and professional growth while maintaining a relaxed atmosphere and a focus on a high quality of life for our employees.
APPCityLife brings real-time, vendor-controlled geomobile coupons and gamification to civic services. We provide a mobile and cloud platform to the city IT stack that rewards people in the community for participating in everyday activities such as transit, bike trails, museums, parks and everything else a community has to offer. This platform also provides a conduit for local businesses to serve up social challenges, rewards, passes, coupons, deals, advertising and membership cards.
Aten Design group is a web strategy, design, and development company based in Denver, CO. Aten is passionate about meaningful user experience, beautiful design, and elegant technical solutions. Since 2000, Aten has worked with journalists, educators, human rights activists, health-care providers, climate change adaptation experts, international aid workers - a broad range of organizations committed to making positive changes in the world - to build interactive platforms that help impact lives.
Beneath the Ink was conceived to satisfy every reader's curiosity. We push the limits of the eBook and tablet computer to create a new, third dimension beneath the words in any text. Authors can now seamlessly feature a variety of enhancements in their books. Readers are finally able to move fluidly through enhanced information within their digital reading experience. This curated content effectively maintains reader emersion while bringing to light everything an author wants to convey. The magic is made possible with the Beneath the Ink author portal - the fastest and most intuitive enhancement tool available.
Birdbox is the easiest way to collect photos with lots of people. Through shared photo albums that collect from social networks and photo services you already use, Birdbox makes it easy for a group to contribute to a unified photo experience around vacations, events, families & interests.
BitNami simplifies the process of deploying web applications natively, virtually and in the cloud. BitNami provides a growing library of the most popular open source applications, ready to be launched with the click of a button. With BitNami, solution providers and businesses of all sizes can deploy and manage business applications such as Jasperserver, SugarCRM, Alfresco, Drupal and many more. BitNami is developed by BitRock, a leader in cross-platform application deployment.
BlueStamp Engineering (BSE) is a summer program designed to give real project-based experience to high school students. Each student selects a project from over 120 choices to build during the program with support from BSE staff. The building experience is supplemented with brief lectures on general engineering topics, discussions, and a guest speaker series.
Built in Chicago is a community of entrepreneurs, engineers, marketers, designers, investors, and academics working hard to create the next big web or mobile business. They are dedicated to connecting, educating and promoting the digital community in the Chicagoland area.