Startup Weekend is proud to announce that Volly, Inc. will be at TechCrunch Disrupt today. The event, held September 27th through 29th at the San Francisco Design Center Concourse, features 1,500 technology innovators and investors as well as over 150 new startups. Over the course of the three day event new and early-stage startups network, make presentations and 25 startups formally launch. Executive discussions and Startup Alley exhibitors complete the experience. TechCrunch will award a $50,000 grand prize and other award recognitions to cap off the conference.
Volly, Inc. began at Startup Weekend Los Angeles in May 2010. The startup beat out stiff competition from 30 other teams during the conclusion presentations and judging. The company describes their product as “half group communication platform, half event planning tool” that is 100% fun, easy, and social. Volly helps friends plan spontaneous events or large gatherings but streamlining the inevitable organization and collaboration into a few simple clicks. The public beta is available today on their Website and will be coming soon to the Apple iPhone.
Startup Weekend could not be more proud of Volly, Inc. and we wish them nothing but success. If you’re in the area, go say hi! Volly can be found in the Startup Alley section of TechCrunch Disrupt today.