Tech Startups Discovered at Collision 2014
When going to Las Vegas, you basically have two options on where to stay: the Strip or Downtown. You’d think the obvious choice would be to live it up by staying on the Strip, since that’s where all the action seems to happen. The Strip is where the well-known hotels, casinos and famous landmarks are. But perhaps staying Downtown wouldn’t be such a bad option. Over the past few years, there has been lots of construction in the Downtown area, causing there to be attractions that rival those you would find on the Strip. Although you can find plenty of older hotels and casinos Downtown that still offer good deals, modern and newer hotels and casinos are starting to draw people in.
Events that occur in Downtown Las Vegas also have been grabbing people’s attention. One of these events occurred just a couple of weeks ago, and Jonathan Greene from Digital Trike, as well as one of Digital Trike’s creative partners, Steve Kiger from Eight01, took the opportunity to see the brilliant minds and ideas behind other companies in the tech industry.
On May 13th and 14th, Collision 2014 was held in Downtown Las Vegas. Collision is a two day tech event run by the same team in charge of The Summit. The conference brought together 1,000 tech industry leaders and a curated group of early stage startups.
Jonathan learned a lot from the companies at Collision 2014 and wanted to share the knowledge he gained about their services to our current and future clients.
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As you can see, these startups have some pretty neat and unique services. Since we at Digital Trike strive to serve our clients in the most efficient ways possible, we’re always looking into startups such as these to see if there’s a way we can work with them and integrate their services into our own projects. There’s no doubt that working with any of these companies would be amazing, and we’re eager to see if we can make it happen. Contact Digital Trike today to see if your idea could use some additional guidance from one of these companies.