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Jan
27

Watch: Founders Summit Speakers Announced

This year’s Tom Tom Founders Summit will feature an interesting cast of speakers from both the local and global leadership scenes. On Wednesday, the Tom Tom Founders Festival revealed the first round of speakers for the 2016 Founders Summit, in partnership with the i.Lab at the University of Virginia. The daylong event will take place…

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Jan
19

Apply to Tom Tom Entrepreneurial Competitions

The Tom Tom Founders Festival is looking for entrepreneurs and innovators to apply for its entrepreneurial competitions. The Crowdfunded Pitch Night, Super Demo, UVa Entrepreneurship Cup and Galant Challenge will take place during the festival from April 11 through 17. Tom Tom partners with the University of Virginia and several other local organizations to give…

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Dec
30

Founders Summit Tickets Selling Fast

The Second Annual Tom Tom Founders Festival will take place on April 15, 2016. Presale tickets have been a popular option so far. Last year’s event featured many well-known entrepreneurs such as the creator of Reddit. The summit’s founder, Paul Beyer, is excited for another great year. “The tickets for the Founders Summit will go…

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Dec
10

College Students Can Enter for Free Ticket to Founders Summit

The Tom Tom Founders Festival is now offering tickets to its Founders Summit, and for the first time, college students have a chance to attend for free. The festival has a limited number of tickets to offer for the new program called Tom Tom Scholars. Any current college student at a Virginia school or university…

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Dec
10

Tom Tom Launches 2016 Founders Summit Presale

Tickets to the 2016 Tom Tom’s Founders Summit are now on sale. The daylong conference in Charlottesville brings together founders of start-ups and aspiring entrepreneurs Guests at last year’s event included the founder of the Container Store and the co-founder of Reddit. Tom Tom expects more insightful speakers this April. “I think it’s really easy…

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Sep
25

Tom Tom Takes over IX Art Park

Published on Newsplex Tom Tom Founders Festival Takes over IX Art Park on Friday On Friday evening, IX Art Park turned into a large festival of music, food trucks, and local technological companies. “We are celebrating Charlottesville, and all of the facets that make it unique and really make it shine,” said Celia Castleman, the…

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Sep
25

Tom Tom encapsulates reality of area

Published on The Daily Progress Tom Tom encapsulates reality of area The Ix Art Park is like a phoenix from the ashes in that it has risen from a desolate, overgrown warehouse with its cold, banausic concrete walls to a lively vibrant hub of creative activity that complements the revitalization of the neighborhood that surrounds…

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Sep
25

Fall Block Party at Ix Park

Published on NBC29 Tom Tom Founders Festival Holding Block Party at Charlottesville Park Charlottesville is kicking off a weekend of events being made possible by the Tom Tom Founders Festival (TTFF). Eleven bands and nearly 100 food, drink and craft vendors are coming together for the fourth annual fall block party at Ix Park. “It’s a party…

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Sep
22

Fall Block Party Includes Tech Mixer

Published on Newsplex Fall Block Party Includes Tech Mixer for Businesses and Entrepreneurs The Tom Tom Founders Festival fourth annual Fall Block Party will include a Technology Mixer to assemble some of the top tech firms and entrepreneurially-minded students from across the state. It’s designed to connect knowledge workers in the region and offer recruitment opportunities. The Tech Mixer…

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Sep
21

Fall Block Party Entertainment Lineup

Published on Newsplex Fall Block Party Entertainment, Food Lineups Announced The Tom Tom Founders Festival annual Fall Block Party is coming up this weekend. On Monday, the organization announced the lineup for entertainers and food vendors who will be at the IX Art Park for the two-day event. GovSmart, one of the fastest-growing firms in Charlottesville…

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