mayor-william-peduto-to-host-roundtable-with-local-startups-wednesday

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PITTSBURGH, PA (Aug. 12, 2014) – Mayor William Peduto will host a roundtable Wednesday with local startup firm leaders, and discuss ways the city can better support their businesses.

It will be the Mayor’s fourth and final roundtable this summer on innovative technology initiatives, following others on the Maker movement, clean technology and accelerators/co-working spaces.

Participants in the Aug. 13 roundtable include: Robb Myer, Founder & President, NoWait; Kevin Dowling; Vice President of Engineering, 4moms; Luke Skurman, CEO, Niche.com; Dick Zhang, President and CEO, Identified Technologies; Anne Lopez, CEO, Romeo Delivers; and Matthew Stanton, CEO, SolePower.

The event is scheduled for 2 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 13, in the Mayor’s Conference Room. It will be recorded live to tape and later rebroadcast on the City Cable Channel (Comcast 13, Verizon 44).

Staff will be live-tweeting from the event at @PghIP.