ATLANTA, GA— October 07, 2016 — Haste (www.haste.net) announced today it has been selected to present at Venture Atlanta 2016, the South’s premier event for connecting technology innovation and investment capital. Venture Atlanta will be held November 2-3 at the College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta.
The 32 early and venture stage companies were chosen from a large pool of applicants and will represent the region’s most innovative tech businesses. Haste provides an Esports network optimizer, reducing the impact of degraded internet performance (lag), by far the most significant complaint of 250MM+ worldwide Esports enthusiasts.
“We’re excited to be part of this great group of companies,” said Adam Toll, Haste’s CEO. “Venture Atlanta is the perfect venue for us to share our solution and underlying tech with technologists and investors as we prepare for general release of our service in 2017.”
During the two-day event, presenting companies and conference attendees will engage with regional as well as national venture capitalists, investors and other key players in the current technology ecosystem. Now entering its 16th year, Venture Atlanta has helped launch more than 350 companies and raise more than $1.8 billion in funding to date–a number that continues to grow. The conference provides an invaluable experience for entrepreneurs resulting in funding, national investor exposure, unparalleled relationship building and mentoring by successful technology executives.
About Venture Atlanta
Venture Atlanta, Georgia’s technology innovation event, is where the region’s most promising tech companies meet the country’s top-tier investors. As the South’s largest investor showcase helping launch more than 350 companies and raise over $1.8 billion in funding to date, Venture Atlanta connects local entrepreneurs with local and national venture capitalists, bankers, angel investors and others in the technology ecosystem who can help them raise the capital they need to grow their businesses. The annual nonprofit event is a collaboration of three leading Georgia business organizations: Atlanta CEO Council, Metro Atlanta Chamber and the Technology Association of Georgia (TAG). For more information, visit www.ventureatlanta.org. For updates, join us on LinkedIn, follow us on Twitter, and visit our blog.
Haste optimizes Internet connections for people engaged in live, interactive experiences. Haste’s initial market sector and focus is competitive online gaming (Esports), with a longer term strategy to build a platform that supports any real-time application over the Internet.