Archive for August, 2014

Register Now for the Media Rise Festival!

August 22, 2014 by Mandar Apte

  WHAT: Registration is now open for the second annual Media Rise Festival. Signature events include nightly networking lounges, a pitch night, party, 48-hour video challenge, daylong discussion forum, and youth festival.   WHEN: September 22-28, 2014, various times and locations, Washington, D.C.   WHERE: Wonder Bread Factory, Impact Hub DC, Thurgood Marshall Center and more.   WHY:

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Pitch Night Follow-Up: Q&A with Clarence Wardell of tinyGive

August 20, 2014 by Mandar Apte

As we approach the 2014 Media Rise Festival taking place in Washington, D.C. in September, we are checking in with some participants from last year’s festival to catch up on what they are working on, to give you a sense of what to expect from this year’s event: the sort of people you will meet

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Pitch Night Follow-Up: Q&A with Shannon Carroll of Vivid Story

by Mandar Apte

As we approach the 2014 Media Rise Festival taking place in Washington, D.C. in September, we are checking in with some participants from last year’s festival to catch up on what they are working on, to give you a sense of what to expect from this year’s event–the sort of people you will meet and connect with, and the

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