TransitScreen was selected as a finalist to compete in the Village 36 showcase startup pitch competition at the 36 | 86 conference in Nashville, TN June 8-10. Village 36 showcases 34 of the most innovative startup companies in the Southeast region + Washington DC. Communications Director Graham Caywood will be competing in the pitch competition on behalf of TransitScreen on Tuesday morning, and will be at the TransitScreen booth during much of the conference, so stop by and learn about TransitScreen if you're attending. The pitch competition, the conference, and the exhibit space will all be held at the Marathon Music Works venue. 36 | 86 will include speeches from Julia & Kevin Hartz, Co-Founders of Eventbrite and Lon Binder, CTO of Warby Parker.
The mission of 36|86 is to bring southern thinkers, founders and investors together by hosting an annual event in Nashville and inviting a national audience to participate in the experience. This event gathers incredible startup businesses, proven business leaders and strategic investors for a celebration of entrepreneurship and southern culture. Ultimately, this event becomes a platform connecting the “doers,” the “makers,” and the “innovators” in the southeast, around the country, and across the globe.