resources-collider-new-1000x675(Mountain XPress)  On Tuesday, January 22nd, 11 select founders from Venture Asheville’s Elevate program will pitch their startups to investors and the community at large at the second annual Demo Day. The event, which is free but requires registration, will take place at the Collider from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

“These companies are pitching for a significant amount of money. Not only is Demo Day a rare opportunity for investors to have a critical mass of funding-ready startups in one place—it’s also a great opportunity for our community to see the inner workings of the startup journeys happening right here in Asheville,” Jeff Kaplan, director of Venture Asheville at the Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce, says.

The following startups will be pitching: Atbay, The Bright Angle, Bright Field, Craftpeak, Ecobot, Elite HRV, Ginger’s Revenge, Mandala Naturals, Poppy, Postre, and Watchpitch. Around two hundred investors, business leaders, and community leaders are expected to attend.

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