Betamore Blog

March 16, 2017

Welcome, Chris!

Who are you? Hey! My name is Christopher Tiffin, a current junior at Loyola University Maryland. While I am a leader in the classroom and on-campus, my true passions lie in entrepreneurship and design thinking. Starting at 16, I started a landscaping business with three of my best friends. What was intended to be a […]

February 23, 2017

Digital Design Trends for 2017

Looking back at design trends from recent years and examining new ones is a neat lesson in how user preferences and needs change over time. It’s the job of design to grow with those changes. In 2015 and 2016, Flat Design and responsive web templates were everywhere in the digital world. Because these trends are […]

January 12, 2017

Digital Marketing Strategy: Four Things I Learned in Class

By Hannah Spurrier, Content Developer at Orange Element   I signed up for Betamore’s Digital Marketing Bootcamp this winter for a refresher and to gain a few additional tips I didn’t learn while earning my degree. Three weeks later, I left the classroom with a Digital Marketing Bootcamp certificate, a yummy candy bar, and a […]

December 13, 2016

Betamore at City Garage

We are excited to announce a partnership with Sagamore Ventures to bring Betamore to City Garage. We will be working together on a number of initiatives including increased educational programming, workforce development efforts, and a build-out of coworking space in Main Street of City Garage. Through collaboration with The Foundery, the industrial-grade makerspace currently located […]

November 15, 2016

Welcome, Davis

Who are you? Hi, I am Davis Booth and I am now a senior at The Gilman School, my final year of a twelve year journey. I am interested in a wide variety of subjects spanning the academic, extracurricular, and athletic aspects of life. Academically, I am very much so intrigued by two disciplines: computer […]

November 4, 2016

How Google and Salesforce are changing the Nonprofit Landscape

by: Greg Meyers, President + Founder at AfterClicks Interactive One of the most rewarding experiences any one person or company can make is do donate their time, money and/or services to the less fortunate. Since 2008, I have had the privilege of helping 501(c)(3) Nonprofit Organizations increase awareness, volunteerism and donor funding with the help […]

October 5, 2016

Beta City Year Two

Last Thursday, Baltimore’s brightest minds gathered at City Garage for the second annual Beta City. This year’s event truly exceeded our expectations. With a 72% increase in company pitch/demo applications, $75K in venture capital awarded, an international presence and over 1,000 attendees, it’s safe to say that the second Beta City was even better than […]

September 22, 2016

Beta City 2016 Venture Capital Pitch Day Companies

We couldn’t be more excited to announce the eight companies that will compete for $75,000 in prizes at Beta City‘s Venture Capital Pitch Day on September 29. The live competition will kick off a day long celebration of leaders, makers, and innovators in Baltimore. The Venture Capital Pitch Day selection process included several rounds of rigorous […]

September 15, 2016

Will Your Personal Brand Sell Your Pitch?

By: Michelle Golding, Stylist Style is not something you are born with and whether you are in technology, finance, a lawyer or artist, you have spent years honing your skills. Think of a personal brand as the package for those well honed skills. Knowing image is an unspoken language that speaks volumes, before you kick […]

July 18, 2016

Title III: Expanding Equity Crowdfunding

By: Steve Schwartz, Senior Manager, CohnReznick Crowdfunding has been used for years to finance projects, ideas, and even early-stage companies. Through crowdfunding, individuals have the opportunity to contribute funding for the companies and ideas they like best. If enough people like the company or idea, those contributions can translate into a considerable amount of money. […]

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