Press Kit

Press Release

We’re currently working on the new press release for our upcoming event. Stay tuned!


Q. How many events have there been and how often do they occur?
A. Startup Weekend has hosted thousands events across the world, from Seattle to Singapore and everywhere in between. As of Fall 2014, we have hosted ten events in San Diego, including special verticals for Military Veterans and Fashion. At this point, Startup Weekend San Diego hosts about 2-3 events per year.

Q. Who is the typical Startup Weekend attendee?
A. Startup Weekend is well-attended by developers, designers, and entrepreneurs, all of whom come from different backgrounds and experiences. Our attendees range from students and recent grads to seasoned entrepreneurs and experienced startup veterans.

Q. How do I get involved with helping at Startup Weekend?
A. As a dedicated team of volunteers, we always welcome new faces and different skill sets to our team. Please contact us at sandiego [at] startupweekend [dot] org if you are interested in helping out with a Startup Weekend.

Q. So let me get this right – you’re volunteers?
A. Yes, we’re volunteers! All of us do this out of passion and appreciation for the local startup community and the need for education.



(images taken at previous Startup Weekend San Diego events)

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Startup Weekend San Diego on Facebook
@StartupSanDiego, the Startup Weekend San Diego Twitter account, the home organization’s official website
Startup Weekend San Diego’s Flickr account with photos from past events

Press Coverage

Startup Weekend Takes Beginners For a Test Drive, UT San Diego, 7/17/2012.
Startup Weekend San Diego 4 on Fox5 with Jaime Chambers’ “On the Money,” June 14, 2012.


Startup Weekend San Diego 11 will be held at the Central Library in downtown San Diego.

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