Announcing 5 New Sponsors for Startup Weekend Joburg


As we continue to work hard behind the scenes to make Startup Weekend Joburg a success, any and all support for the benefit of the event is greatly appreciated. It is with this news that the volunteer organisers behind Startup Weekend Joburg are very pleased to announce the addition of 5 new sponsors and a media partner for the the upcoming event in August.

We would like to take this chance to thank and acknowledge the sponsors for their contribution to Startup Weekend Joburg.

We are proud to announce that the Platinum Sponsor for Startup Weekend Joburg is Qualcomm. Qualcomm’s sponsorship of Startup Weekend Joburg is the perfect opportunity to reach entrepreneurs and new developers in South Africa. Through their QDevNet program they are helping to grow the local developer community. QDevNet helps developers to use Qualcomm’s hardware and software to pursue their biggest goals.

Look out for our post where we take a more in-depth look at Qualcomm’s QDevNet program.

The 4 Gold Sponsors for Startup Weekend Joburg are as follows.

    • Amazon will be sponsoring Kindle prizes as well as some swag for the event.
    • JoziHub will be sponsoring the winning team 4 months full access to the workspace, hosting for one free event, access to mentors and a feature in their newsletter.
    • SnapBill will be sponsoring the winning team a one year free Premium package as well as 2 x one year free Startup packages as prizes.
    • StartupCherry will be sponsoring the winning team of Startup Weekend Joburg 3 free tickets to their exciting new two day entrepreneur seminar.

Last, but not least, we are glad to announce Memeburn as one of Startup Weekend Joburg’s official media partners.

Don’t miss out! Register now for Startup Weekend Joburg.