Winner of the Robotics vertical at Startup Weekend MEGA, Eyes on Demand, gained some instant momentum following the April event when they received an investment of $25k from Istanta Capital. Istanta Capital, founded by Matt Oguz in 2012, is an emerging fund that focuses on early stage startups.
As told to Ahmed Siddiqui, Startup Weekend Bay Area Coordinator, Oguz says, “This was my first time attending [MEGA Startup Weekend]. I was amazed by the breadth and depth of the startups there vs. other hackathons. The entrepreneurs in all three categories seemed serious about turning their ideas into startups then to real businesses.”
Read the full interview with Matt Oguz at mega.startupweekend.org.