Startup Day 2013

Startup Day 2013 was a wild success with more than 350 attendees, 16 power pitches from our local entrepreneurs and a fantastic keynote from Michael Strickland, CEO of Bandit Lites. The 2013 event was produced by the Knoxville Entrepreneur Center with support from Tech 2020 and Launch Tennessee.


Welcome - Mayor Madeline Rogero

Power Pitch - Stoopid Good Food

Power Pitch - LED North America

Power Pitch - Peroxygen Systems

Power Pitch - AgentBright, Inc.

Power Pitch - Little Fishkopp

Power Pitch - Style With Benefits

Power Pitch - Southern Rock Fitness Club

Power Pitch - Retailius

Power Pitch - Fiveworx

Power Pitch - Knoxville Music Warehouse

Power Pitch - SonOPore

Power Pitch - Ferre Beau School of Thought

Power Pitch - ARiES Energy

Keynote Speaker – Michael Strickland