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On Wednesday I had the pleasure of attending the Capital Innovators Demo Day at The Pageant theater in St. Louis. Overall I was very impressed with the companies and pitches. Capital Innovators and its partners are doing a great job fostering the startup community in St. Louis. Kudos for making my hometown look good!
I’ll do my best here to summarize each company’s pitch, and I’d also like to share some information about the event sponsors.
The day opened with a brief welcome speech by Judy Sindecuse, CEO & Managing Partner of Capital Innovators, who also served as MC throughout the event. She mentioned a “5x return on capital” on the previous batch of CI companies and then quickly introduced the next speaker.
Joe Reagan, President & CEO of the St. Louis Regional Commerce …