1 Million Cups

Albuquerque

Join us for 1 Million Cups Albuquerque
every Wednesday at 9 a.m. at FatPipe ABQ

200 Broadway Blvd., NE, Albuquerque, NM 87102 Get Directions

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Meet the Organizers

Eric Renz-Whitmore ewhitmore

Serial community builder & connector cultivating a great environment for startups & creative tech to thrive in NM. I serve as the Community Evangelist for the New Mexico Technology Council; Organizer & Facilitator for Startup Weekends, and Co-Founder of Tech Fiesta ABQ
Dispatch ABQ

John Mierzwa @DeepDiveCoders

John Mierzwa is Dir., CNM STEMulus Initiatives and CEO/Founder of Deep Dive Coders, a web development and programming bootcamp in Albuquerque. John has been VP, Sales & Ops for a $218M co. and founder of a language school and Startup New Mexico. He is passionate about startups, business and education, and especially when they all intersect.
CNM STEMulus Center and Deep Dive Coders

Steve Cook @RevBooyah

Serial Entrepreneur and Start-Up enthusiast specializing in software, SaaS, internet, and big data/analytics. Special Projects Manager and Technology Ventures Corporation.
TVC

Tammy Decker @Tamara_Decker

Founder/Chief Muse of LuminaWorks Consulting. I help people and organizationsfind meaningful success by discovering, articulating and unleashing their story on the world. By aligning our clients' unique desires, values and strengths we determine who they are, how they're different and why that's important.
LuminaWorks Consulting

T.J. Cook tjcook

CEO of CauseLabs and Albuquerque native, T.J. builds software tools for for-profits and nonprofits the world over, focused on solving the world's biggest challenges.
CauseLabs

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Past Presenters

innoBright Technologies

www.innobright.com

innoBright Technologies is building a revolutionary software framework/platform that makes commercial graphics/animation renderers run faster and save > 90% of rendering time for animation studios and artists, while de-noising the images to produce high-quality output. Our framework will seamlessly integrate into existing work flow of animation studios or online rendering farms. We also plan to provide our platform for universities and researchers to help commercialize their research work.

dsire inc.

www.dsire.com

We’re a Creative Strategy, Design & Technology Company. Over the past 15 years we’ve developed a myriad of online projects for a wide range of clients in the advertising, broadcast, retail, film and entertainment industries. Everything from heavily animated theatrical marketing sites to internal business management systems, multi-user web applications, facebook applications, simple eCommerce sites, ad banner campaigns and much more…

Volante Software

volantesoftware.com

Built by a team of like-minded technology professionals, our mission is to build powerful software solutions that are easy to use and provide a tangible return to our customers. We currently offer two products that target the Casino Industry. They are SlotTrak and EDGE. SlotTrak is a compliance and inventory system for slot machines. This system is production ready and we began our sales effort 3 weeks ago. EDGE is a customer service application. It is currently in use at 5 properties in Oklahoma.

HIPAA Host

www.matterform.com

We help small medical practices integrate their business processes and achieve compliance with HIPAA and other healthcare regulations. HIPAA Host is a startup created by Matterform Media, specialists in Line of Business Applications with 22 years experience in application development and secure app hosting. Website URL is for Matterform. Product-branded web site to be published soon at http://hipaa.host

New Mexico Start Up Factory

www.nmangels.com

A holding company designed to spin out individual investable companies based on early options of technology from the New Mexico Angels technology partners.

Jasper J Blake Inc

paychecktopassion.com

Born out of http://thelaunchladies.com and a workshop we did at TechFiesta 2013, we wanted to find a way to use our online marketing skills to help people with a passion to be able to make a living on their own terms through entrepreneurship. The Paycheck To Passion podcast aims to offer a mix of inspirational stories and practical advice to encourage those that have a passion that it is doable and help them do it right. We launch Sept 4th. Eric Renz-Whitmore suggested we present on the 3rd.

Las Nueve Ninas Winery LLC

Lasnueveninaswinery.com

Local winery from rural Mora NM, created and nurtured by the Aragon Family with long term multi-generation ties to the area. This is the first Legal wine from Mora County. We have approx 7 acres of vines under cultivation. Currently, we have developed 6 wines that are in area restaurants and retail establishments since March 2014. We have been active in this seasons wine festivals and are looking to expand our production and sales into both retail and restaurant markets.

Blackfish Inc

www.customizabooks.com

Blackfish has created an innovative app distribution platform which addresses the primary issue with apps – discoverability. Our patent pending technology lets mobile apps be found among the millions of apps out there, and therefore makes apps more profitable, which is the bottom line in this multi-billion dollar, fastest-growing sector of software.

Full Battle Rattle

www.desertforge.org/wordpress

We teach combat disabled veterans how to play music as a constructive outlet for PTSD and TBI----Non-Profit

Main Street Crowd

mainstreetcrowd.com

We have cloud-based software as a service that provides free “white-label style” websites to community organizations that allow them to network the community around local business and economic development. They are white label, but unlike traditional white label sites, they do not stand alone and instead of costing money, they provide revenue potential. They are organically connected by their members, initiatives, local professionals, and advertisers within our greater universe.

Mandy's Farm

www.mandysfarm.org

Mandy's Farm is a non-profit organization dedicated to empowering adults with developmental disabilities to achieve their dreams. The flagship site is located on a 4-acre farm in the South Valley, and offers therapeutic swimming, horsemanship, organic gardening. Our latest program, Everyone Can Work, connects qualified applicants with employers in the community.

ABQid

ABQid.com

ABQid identifies and supports local entrepreneurs and helps them grow into great businesses that create jobs in New Mexico. ABQid is lead by serial entrepreneurs and professional venture investors with deep experience investing in startups in New Mexico.

Enter The Dojo

www.enterthedojoshow.com

A comedic web series about the bizarre world of American martial arts that has expanded to offer live performance as well as merchandise.

Delicious Sip

www.DeliciousSip.com

Luxury Organic Loose Leaf Teas and Accessories from around the world delivered straight to your door.

@Pay

atpay.com

@Pay puts a new type of payment button in your inbox - and an easier way to buy. Use @Pay for fast, secure payments by email, on the web and from print and social media.

TEDxABQ

www.tedxabq.com

TEDxABQ is a nonprofit focused on highlighting NM's biggest ideas. TEDxABQ’s mission is to unlock the creative and economic potential of New Mexicans through events that inspire ideas, generate meaningful connections and foster innovation.

New Mexico Compass

nmcompass.com

The New Mexico Compass is a nonprofit startup dedicated to transparent, open-access journalism. The Compass focuses on telling stories that matter to the public, in ways that matter. Combined with the educational efforts of its parent organization, the New Mexico Journalism Collaborative, the Compass strives to be a model for reporting that strengthens the community, fosters citizen journalists and contributes to a healthy journalism ecosystem.

Southwest Sterilizers LLC

www.southweststerilizers.com

Infection prevention specialists. Autoclave performance, repair, and education.

Apache Fire Industries

Apachefireindustries.net

Apache Fire Industries is proud to present the FIRE ANT "Where darkness comes to light". In nature, the fire ant is well known for it's strength and loyalty to it's purpose in life. In the fire industry, the same could be said about a firefighter. At AFI, we know what it takes and how hard firefighters train to stay safe on the job. After all, the FIRE ANT was invented by firefighter for a firefighter. The FIRE ANT is built on quality beliefs and Made in the USA was a requirement.

Right Sized Inventory

www.rightsizedinventory.com

Right Sized Inventory (RSI) is a patented Software as a Service (SaaS) solution that analyzes the right amount of inventory for any business where inventory is a challenging aspect of operations. It then provides financial inventory projections and functionality to link recommended inventory parameters to ERP or other operational systems or to execute inventory & replenishment planning within RSI.

Food Sentry

www.foodsentry.org

Our web and app based services use sophisticated intelligence gathering techniques and proprietary predictive algorithms to help local consumers make safer choices for the food they purchase. We have developed a unique data set of over 8,000 violative food safety incidents and this is growing each day. No one has a information set like this.

Established in 2009, this locally, women-owned clothing boutique offers the discerning man and woman a great selection of international lines, locally made jewelry and accessories, and personal service. Embedded in this boutique with a heart’s core values is the desire to give back to the greater Albuquerque community through events and fundraisers. If you are looking for comfortable, classic, contemporary and distinctive clothing for a reasonable price, shop at Runway Apparel. exclusive NOT expensive.

Baby Blastoff!

babyblastoff.com

Baby Blastoff! is a local start-up that manufactures and screen prints baby apparel. We aim to provide an alternative to the "pink is for girls, blue is for boys" paradigm in children's clothing by offering garments that change up clothing stereotype expectations.

Lavu, Inc.

www.poslavu.com/

Lavu Inc. develops and distributes point of sale system (POS) software that runs on Apple iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. POS Lavu, their flagship software product, is a full-featured system offered as a replacement for expensive, clunky, traditional systems. New accessories for the POS system are in constant development. One example, the Lavu Pilot app that displays real-time sales data on mobile phone, was implemented to help the business owners remain informed even while they are off site.

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