TIPS FOR DOING A STARTUP IN PITTSBURGH
- 1.Go to Open Coffee Club
- 2.Engage with Carnegie Mellon (even if you're not an alum) and attend their events
- 3.Reach out to and connect with Alpha Lab, Alpha Lab Gear and Thrill Mill
- 4.Beware that getting seed funding isn't easy but try not to get discouraged
- 5.Familiarize yourself with some of the more established startups- Jazz (formerly Resumator), NoWait, ShowClix, 4 Moms, Acquion Energy, Rhiza Labs, DuoLingo and Niche
- 6.Keep your eye out for some cool startups gaining momentum fast - Thread, Sole Power, Astrobotic
- 7.Attend Thrival next year.