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Yesterday, Startup Weekend was named one the “Names You Need to Know in 2011” by Forbes!  The magazine, in the first attempt of it’s kind, will be crowd-sourcing a portion of its content. The first crowd-sourced package is aptly titled since the community-at-large provided input and nominated companies, people, and ideas that they believe will be making headlines next year.  Read the full article.

Startup Weekend is enormously pleased to be recognized as one of the next big up-and-coming movements, poised to do great things in the coming months.  We extend a huge thank you to all the participants, facilitators, organizers, advisors, mentors, speakers, judges, partners and fans who have helped support us and whose contributions make Startup Weekend meaningful, impactful, and ever-growing.