In 2012, the Atlanta Journal Constitution named Pardot as the “#1 Small Business to work for in Atlanta.” The company is currently ranked #172 on the Inc. Entrepreneur Sanjay Parekh started Startup Riot as a way to assist the community with an innovative environment that would foster collaborations between investors and startups.“I sold my company, Digital Envoy, in 2007 and was looking for a way to give back to entrepreneurs,” said Michael White, co-founder and VP of Customer Relations for The Creative Momentum.

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Speed dating first evolved over a decade ago, but it has become much more popular in recent years, especially among baby boomers and seniors.

Perhaps the increasing need for companionship is to blame, or maybe the adrenalin-pumping nature of the event makes it so attractive.

Whatever the case may be, speed dating for older adults is more common and more useful than ever before; it has transformed into an art, where those who can master its style are most successful. Keep reading and we will catch you up to speed (no pun intended).

Now you might be wondering, how does one speed date? Speed dating is a quick form of dating, designed for meeting multiple individuals in a short amount of time.

It is a formalized process in which the participants are broken up into pairs and rotate partners every 3-8 minutes (depending on the event).

Each pair sits down and gets to know one another, or “date”.

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year, the conference is a daylong opportunity for entrepreneurs to present their companies to investors, venture capitalists, and marketing professionals in 3-minute segments.