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5th DukeGEN Angel Pitch Event

posted Mar 12, 2012, 8:06 AM by Howie Rhee   [ updated Jun 5, 2012, 1:49 PM ]
You're invited!  Attend our 5th DukeGEN Angel Pitch Event in San Francisco. The DukeGEN Angel Pitch Event is a great event for learning about entrepreneurship, seeing the latest Duke startups, and meeting other entrepreneurial Dukies.  We select six startups founded by Dukies to pitch to a panel of Duke investors. See our blog posts summarizing past events: 2011 in NYC2011 in San Francisco, and 2010 in NYC.

One team will win $10,000 from Freestyle Capital!

This event will be held on Tuesday, June 5th from 6:00-9:00pm in San Francisco at RocketSpace (181 Fremont St, San Francisco).
  • 6pm - Networking and Registration
  • 7pm - Program Begins
Our investor panel includes:
Our presenters include:
  • Corengi, Inc. - Humanize and Accelerate Clinical Trials. Ryan Luce 1994
  • Flicmob - integrate social media & media production. Scott Dacko 1993
  • - Social Gear & Adventure Directory. Anne Kallus 2007
  • Hukkster - Online personal shopping concierge. Katie Finnegan 2010
  • Pixton Comics - The social gamification of comics. Geoff Archer 1995 
Thank you to our sponsor!

Do you want to pitch your startup idea to angel investors? 

Unfortunately the deadline has passed!

Want to attend the event?

Last year we had approximately 100 attendees.  Free food and drink for all Dukies.
  • RSVP on LinkedIn
  • Free for Duke alumni, students, faculty, parents, and invited guests. 
  • Location: To be determined and announced.
  • Can't make it in person?  Watch it live on Duke's Ustream channel -
    • Program will start at around 7pm PT

Questions? Contact Basil Enan '03 at and Howie Rhee '04 at

Hosted by Basil Enan '03, Matt Koidin '05, and Howie Rhee '04