Leaders of VT KnowledgeWorks member companies Handshake Media, Incorporated and Interactive Achievement, INC, and of VT KnowledgeWorks sponsor Rackspace, will serve as mentors at Startup Weekend Blacksburg, scheduled for September 14-16, 2012, at the offices of Rackspace in Blackburg, Virginia, USA.
Here are screenshots of their bios from the Startup Weekend Blacksburg site:
Anne Giles Clelland, President & CEO, Handshake Media
Jonathan Hagmaier, Chairman & CEO, Interactive Achievement
Richard Hammer, Vice President of Technology, Interactive Achievement
Doug Juanarena, Vice President and Site Leader of Rackspace Hosting in Blacksburg, Virginia
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VT KnowledgeWorks sponsors include Attaain, Inc., BB&T, The Branch Group, Handshake 2.0, Harris Office Furniture, Hodges, Jones & Mabry, P.C., Hutchison Law Group, LeClairRyan, New River Valley Intellectual Property Law, Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) and The Becher Agency (TBA).