Launch SF Twitter Recap and Analysis #L11
The two-day Launch startup conference hosted by entrepreneur Jason Calacanis (@Jason) just wrapped up in San Francisco. An extensive panel of judges, attendees, livestream viewers, and Twitter followers witnessed 54 tech companies pitch their new mobile and web apps.
Total number of tweets on 2/23: 6,866
Total number of tweets on 2/24: 6,468
The top 20 Klout influencers that were in attendance included tech bloggers Robert Scoble and Chris Pirillo, investors Dave McClure, Chris Sacca, Shervin Pishevar, and Jason Calacanis.
The demos ranged from a lifestyle tracking service to a mobile app creation tool. Ultimately, the judges awarded 13 companies out of 54 presenters with Launch Awards, 2 of those being the 1.0 and 2.0 Best Overall winners. In total, the winners were mentioned in ~17% of all Launch SF tweets.
All the conference session videos are available on YouTube for those that missed it.
Adam is the Co-Founder and VP of Strategy at Simply Measured. In 2010 (aka the dark ages of social marketing), Adam joined Damon Cortesi and Aviel Ginzburg to found "Untitled Startup, Inc" with the goal of helping marketers and analysts use social data to do their best work. The company quickly evolved to become Simply Measured and the trusted leader in social analytics. Outside of Simply Measured, Adam is a golfer, breakfast enthusiast, and long-time data geek.