VIDEO – CLICK HERE: Startup Weekend Stamford kicked off their weekend with a bang and a boom as dancing trumbonist Jonathan Arons kicked off the evening’s business Pitchfire. The hard work of Launch Unlimited LLC and a team of volunteer organizers culminated in an exciting start to a weekend of business building! 120 attendees gathered to hear from experienced entrepreneurs, to learn and participate in startup business model creation. Over 40 people pitched their own innovative business ideas and rallied teams together to help them build it in one weekend. They will present completed models and prototypes to a panel of judges tonight at 5pm. Come join us at the Stamford Innovation Center tonight at 5pm and watch for yourself how Connecticut innovation happens in 2015! Register for a ticket at swstamford.org. Angel Investors and serial entrepreneurs will give the teams feedback and distribute the long list of donated professional services.