Back to San Francisco for Team Obie!

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We are sending a huge congratulations to team Obie who has been chosen from over 1000 startups to as a semi-finalist for Startup of the Year by, the popular technology publication, and CES, the popular annual conference for consumer electronics!! WOW – teriffic news for Team Obie!

CEO Chris Buttenham and CTO Alex Sopinka will be heading back to San Francisco for the event, which takes place on October 9th-11th.  Chris will be pitching to a judging panel to be considered as an award winner. There will also be an exhibition where investors and other startups will be in attendance, and a rooftop party to cap it all off, where Obie will be busting out his dancing shoes. A video of this will hopefully be coming out soon!

Obie and his team have ALSO been accepted into the Plug and Play Accelerator in Sunnyvale, California. With former companies from the accelerator such as Dropbox and PayPal, Obie is in good hands, and excited to take advantage of the network of potential customers and Silicon Valley venture capital.  There’s also meal reimbursement for all the tasty Sequoias that may be snacked upon while Obie visits California.