Held in conjunction with the Greater Cleveland Partnership Tech Week 2021, the Tech Throwdown is a virtual event providing early-stage SaaS, tech and device startups based in Northeast Ohio with the opportunity to pitch their product or service. Our aim is to discover talented and up and coming startups and innovators, providing them with a platform to showcase their innovative ideas and solutions.



11:00AM - 12:30PM

The Opening of the Tech Throwdown via The SaaS Founder Show feat. the Three Finalists

5:00PM - 5:10PM

Intro to Pitch Night by Insivia CEO and Founder Andy Halko

5:10PM - 5:25PM

Pitch #1 by Co-Founder of GeoMetis Nathan McIntyre and Q&A Session

5:30PM - 5:45PM

Pitch #2 by Co-Founder of Oxo Darren Small and Q&A Session

5:50PM - 6:05PM

Pitch #3 by Founder of Prelude2Cinema Inc. Alex Michaels and Q&A Session

6:05PM - 6:30PM

Keynote Speech feat. Lindsay Watson PT, MPT, the Co-Founder and CEO of Augment Therapy

6:30PM - 6:40PM

Announcement of Winner & Closing Remarks

Meet Our Judges

Todd Federman

Managing Director, North Coast Ventures

Courtney A. Gerowitz (Gras)

Director, Techstars

Elnaz Sarraf

Founder and CEO, ROYBI

Paulina Walkowiak

Co-founder and CEO, cux.io

Tony Zayas

VP of Growth, Insivia

Press & News

Insivia to Host Innovative and Virtual Tech Throwdown Event for Tech Startups in Northeast Ohio

The cutting-edge experience will include a prime opportunity for startups to pitch their product or service.


Thank You to Our Event Sponsors