2019 Showcase & Demo Day


July 18, 2019
Duques Hall Room 151

The culmination of the GW Summer Startup Accelerator (GWSSA) is the Showcase and Demo Day. The 2019 GW Summer Startup Accelerator (GWSSA) held its Showcase and Demo Day on July 18, 2019 in Duques Hall on the Foggy Bottom campus of the George Washington University.

At the Showcase and Demo Day, the GWSSA ventures pitched to 23 angel investors and venture capitalists.

2019 GW Summer Startup Accelerator Investors:

  • Mike Binko, Founder and CEO, Startup Maryland
  • John Burke, Founder, True Ventures
  • Ayana Christie, Lead Incubation Strategist, Booz Allen Hamilton
  • Bill Collier, Business Development Associate, Maryland Venture Fund; Cooley Capital Call
  • Bill Drohan, Investor, New Dominion Angels
  • Liz Fairchild, Associate, Blue Ventures
  • Matt Gittleman, Associate, Blu Ventures
  • Jiemin Jordan, Managing Partner, Decisive Investment Group
  • Rodney Lake, Director, GW Investment Institute
  • Larry London, Attorney/Investor
  • Kyle McQiuighan, Strategic Relationship Manager, Aronson LLC
  • Mariam Modi, Private Investor
  • Paul Orentas, Managing Member, Thinkbox Group LLC
  • Marco Rubin, Private Investor
  • Joe Sauma, CFO, American International Supermarkets
  • Estelle Spanneut, Analyst, Franklin Advisors
  • Lilian Ting, Principal, Select Venture Partners
  • Rose Wang, Managing Director, GrowCap Ventures
  • Elizabeth Webb, Private Investor
  • James Webb, Chairman, 16 Capital Ventures
  • Aston Williams, Associate, Blu Ventures
  • David Wilson, Associate, Franklin Advisors