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February 6 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
2019 STARTUP FAIR
Join our one-day event connecting local innovative businesses with entrepreneurial-minded students seeking internships and new venture student teams with local area entrepreneurs. The event helps students find new, exciting career opportunities, gives innovative companies access to the early-stage talent they need, and fosters the local entrepreneurial ecosystem.
When + Where
Wednesday, February 6, 2019 • 6 – 7 PM
New Classroom Building (Room 120) | 1455 Perry Street, Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA 24060
Small and Mid-sized employers: Access Top Talent
Your company needs talent to grow and Blacksburg is home to entrepreneurial-minded students and a diverse mix of talent. Whether you’re looking for engineering, science, medical or business expertise, we want to make it easier for you to find the right addition to your team. The Startup Fair provides the opportunity to meet skilled undergraduate, graduate, and postdoctoral students from Virginia Tech, and across programs from the Apex Center for Entrepreneurs.
Job seekers: Access Innovative Startup Companies
Working for an innovative, privately held company often provides more opportunities to contribute meaningfully and make an immediate, direct impact on the business. You’ll work in an awesome atmosphere, have access to decision makers, and quickly learn a range of valuable skills. Whether you’re looking for an internship or a full-time career, the Startup Fair connects you with opportunities in the Blacksburg area. The event is open to students from all backgrounds and experience levels.
AFTER the Fair, stick around for the KickStart VT Live Pitch finals event and watch student teams pitch for seed $ funding!