We're both honored and excited to be participating in what should be a remarkable experience
Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 1, 2008
Santa Monica-based eduFire.com will attend the first annual O'Reilly AlphaTech Ventures (OATV) Startup Camp on July 10th and 11th in Sebastopol, California. The camp, hosted by O'Reilly AlphaTech Ventures, will take place before their prestigious Foo Camp event. eduFire was one of only seven startups selected to attend.
"We're both honored and excited to be participating in what should be a remarkable experience," Jon Bischke, CEO/Founder, said. "We are quite fortunate to have been selected."
The two-day event offers promising entrepreneurs the opportunity to learn from and network with some of the best in the business, including Michael Arrington (founder of TechCrunch), Evan Williams (founder of Blogger and Twitter) and Tim O'Reilly (founder of O'Reilly Media).
OATV, owned by O'Reilly Media, has a strong track-record of identifying and capitalizing on emerging technologies and trends. In addition to providing capital, OATV provides it's portfolio of companies with business expertise and connections to top industry leaders.
eduFire's mission is simple; Revolutionize Education. eduFire is dedicated to creating a platform that allows live video learning to take place over the internet; anytime, from anywhere, for anyone. eduFire is the first online language learning site that's completely open and community-driven. With over 2000 members and tutors in 30 different languages, eduFire has become one of the fastest growing language learning resources on the Web.
To learn more or inquire about eduFire.com, please visit the site at http://www.eduFire.com or contact Stephanie Sims at stephanie @ edufire.com.
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