CINCINNATI, May 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Six portfolio companies from Vora Ventures, the Cincinnati-based provider of global technology solutions and infrastructure, are hosting the group's first Demo Day to spotlight their diverse tech innovations with the local community. The event will be held at the Vora Innovation Center in Blue Ash on Thursday, May 28, from 5 to 9 p.m.
On April 28, Vora Ventures received the "2015 Tech Company of the Year" award at the Innovation and Technology Awards event sponsored by The Cincinnati Business Courier. To celebrate, the group is inviting community leaders, tech professionals, entrepreneurs and technology job seekers from the greater Cincinnati area to a complimentary evening of innovation, networking and celebration.
"This is exciting. It's the type of activity that shows the strength and diversity of #StartupCincy," said Wendy S. Lea, CEO of Cintrifuse. "This is a section of the country that holds a lot of unexpected value and events like these are important — a big bonus."
Six of the 12 Vora Ventures portfolio companies will present live demonstrations — including Ascendum, AssureCare, CenterGrid, Vinimaya, Zakta and Zingo — giving the first-ever consolidated view of the Vora Ventures portfolio. Vora Ventures is the second largest minority-owned business in the Greater Cincinnati area, and employs more than 2,000 people worldwide.
Food, wine, beer and live music will be provided during the evening event. Attendees who visit the company demonstration areas will be eligible to win door prizes, including Apple Watches, iPads, iPad minis, a Microsoft Surface Pro and Club Level Reds tickets.
"The six Vora companies participating in Demo Day represent some of the key focus areas where we are investing," said Mahendra Vora, Chairman of the Vora Group. "Our companies will demonstrate creative solutions that help businesses meet their customer-focused IT needs to create a competitive advantage. Specifically, solutions that help manage and utilize the ever-increasing data generated from various digital sources, innovative IoT technologies that aid stronger relationship between brands and customers and cloud-based social offerings for next-generation sales, marketing, research and procurement."
The six Vora Group companies participating in Vora Demo Day are:
- Ascendum. www.ascendum.com
- AssureCare. www.assurecaresoftware.com
- CenterGrid. www.centergrid.com
- Vinimaya. www.Vinimaya.com
- Zakta. www.zakta.com
- Zingo. www.thingzingo.com
The event is open to the community and RSVP's can be made online by visiting: http://www2.vinimaya.com/Vora-Demo-Day-RSVP
About the Vora Ventures Group
Headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, Vora Ventures is a privately held equity group that specializes in building innovative IT companies worldwide. The company has sales and support offices in Dayton and Hamilton, Ohio, New York, California, Bangalore (India) and Ahmadabad (India). Vora Ventures, which was founded by hi-tech industry veteran Mahendra Vora, has a portfolio of 12 companies in the software, services and infrastructure solutions space, employing more than 2,000 people worldwide. Vora Ventures provides resources, advice and state-of-the-art infrastructure to its portfolio companies. To learn more about the Vora Ventures Group, please visit www.voraventures.com
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