The Winners and Thanks for Startup Weekend San Diego June 21-23, 2013


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  • Winners of Startup Weekend San Diego 7 @ Nokia June 21-23, 2013
    See the winners, video will be posted soon.  Look for another email.


Startup Weekend San Diego 7 Wrap Up

Thank you to our volunteers, mentors and sponsors who made this event a success! It was a grueling 3 days of ideation, forming teams, and the most challenging focus: customer validation. Video of the presentations will be available soon, look for another emails.  But after careful selection by our respected judges, here are the winning teams and their prizes:

1st place: YoMoments

YoMoments wins first place, pictured here with their finished product made in time for SWSD!


2nd place: TheFreshman


3rd place: Margin Metrics


Crowd Favorite:

 Yo! Moments

Microsoft Surface Prize winners:


Nokia Lumnia Prize winners:


Here is a list of the teams, their info and about their companies:


TheFreshman encourages high school students to get the most out of their upcoming college career. We are a targeted mentorship platform which connects high school students with the right college students to get advice, help, and guidance.

Learn anything from passionate people in your local community…Seriously, anything.




Airbnb for storage. Earn money on your extra space. Rent space in your neighborhood.



International travel product. Care package that addresses the most common complaints of arriving in another country.


Margin Metrics

We help 3rd party resellers understand their product data and forecast product performance.



An Intelligent Coupon Service


Yo! Moments

We are bringing the fraternity / sorority photo-composite process into the Web 2.0 age. Our next generation of composite photos will be faster, cheaper and self-service. We are Flicker meets Yearbook at the University level.


Urban Escapes

Find the perfect place to relax where ever you are.



Livlee simplifies the process of people to exciting local lifestyle rentals. From vacationers looking to squeeze it all in on a short trip to the area to new residents looking to try out new hobbies on their own schedule, Livlee is the simple way to rent all the adventure sports equipment they need. A variety of prepaid usage packages give adventure seekers the flexibility they need.


Notifications when you, your family, your friends are in an area threatened by tornados, fire, or other natural disaster.




We help health enthusiasts who are struggling to make sense of their personal body metrics and would like to optimize their mood, productivity, or performance. We show you how your heart rate relates to an emotional high, or how your productivity follows your sleep. What makes MyXY different from other health tracking services is our unique ability to relate the hard data to the metrics you care about.

Special thanks to our sponsors

Premiere Sponsor:


Platinum Sponsor:


Gold Sponsors:



Contributing Sponsors:

Ansir Innovation Center
co merge
geek girl
Hera Hub
lean startup machine
New Media Rights
Rich and Creamy
San Diego Coworking Alliance
San Diego iOS Developers
Slim Surveys
Startup Circle

And another important thank you to our food sponsor,! We also enjoyed food and drink provided by Punjabi Tandoor, New York Bagels & Coffee, Big Front Door.


Startup Weekend is over, what’s next?

Sponsored by Startup Weekend San Diego, Startup Boost! is the official wrap party of SDTechWeek from 6-9pm on Friday July 12th.  Local beer, great wine and good food provided.

– Connect to all the local San Diego startup resources in one night by hearing 1 minute pitches from incubators, training programs, startup groups and more.
– Connect to other startup enthusiasts using the Match Wall.  Just write what you have to offer or what you are looking to find.
– Great motivational talks, Startup Rockstar award and more.

Early bird tickets still available while supplies last.  And last but not least if you purchase your ticket before 11pm Monday 7/8/13, you will automatically be eligible to win our raffle for Nokia Purity Stereo Headset Earbuds by Monster ($100+ value).  For all the details and to get your tickets see here:



The Startup Weekend San Diego Team