PAST LINEUPS

Day Two Pitches

2020 Speakers

Business man Jeff Hoffman speaking on stage
Headshot of Mohamed Massaquoi smiling
Headshot of John Yates

Tuesday, September 15

9am - 1pm

Proven Principles to Grow Your Business and Get Your Life Back

Jeff Hoffman

Leading Through Change 

Mohamed Massaquoi

10 Steps on Raising Capital

John Yates

Pitch Hour

Day One Pitches

Headshot of Javier Buzzalino
Butler Raines speaking on stage with his arm raising in the air in greeting
Mark Essex headshot
Marty Osborn leaning against a wall, smiling
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Wednesday, September 16

9am - 1pm

Building World Class Products Panel

Javier Buzzalino, Michael Morrissey, Butler Raines, Mark Essex, Marty Osborn

Perfecting Your Pitch 

Matt Dunbar

Pitch Hour

Founders Panel: Grow Your Start Up

Bob Youakim, Jon-Michial Carter, Marty Osborn, Sue Marks, Dru Armstrong

Jay Simons smiling at camera with arms crossed
Bobby Cremins headshot
black and white photo of Tajh Boyd holding a football with both hands and looking off camera
Jess McDonald headshot
Joe Schmidt headshot

Thursday, September 17

9am - 1pm

How We Built a Startup into a Software Empire

Jay Simons

Pitch Finals: Round 1

Building Winning Teams 

Bobby Cremins, Tajh Boyd, Jess McDonald, Joe Schmidt

Pitch Finals: Round 2

Bonus Content

2019 Speakers

ROB BEARDEN

Cloudera Board Member

LEVON KIRKLAND

Former NFL All-Pro Linebacker

Pittsburg Steelers Captain & MVP

Currently Vice President of Development

SC Football Hall of Fame

LLOYD CARR

College Football Hall of Fame inductee

National Champion Coach

JOHN HARKES

Former Captain of the U.S.A. Men's National Soccer Team
Current Head Coach for Greenville Triumph SC

JOE SCHMIDT

Former Notre Dame Captain & MVP

Currently Investor, Accel Partners

JOHN YATES

Partner, Morris Manning & Martin, LLP

2018 Speakers

MARK TEMPLETON

CEO of Digital Ocean

SCOTT VOIGT

Founder and CEO of Full Story

2017 Speakers

MICHAEL COHN

Managing Partner at Overline VC

JESSE LIPSON

Found and CEO of Real Magic