Award Winning Night for SurfUp!

The Highlight

SurfUp wins the Audience Choice Award at the Rady StartR Demo Day!

The Pitch

SurfUp ended the year with yet another exciting opportunity from @RadySchool. As recent alumni of UCSD's StartR accelerator program, SurfUp was invited to take the stage alongside other startups during their Demo Day event located at the Duane J. Roth Auditorium at Sanford Consortium. The automated surfboard rental station concept was presented to an audience of nearly 200 with a chance at winning a cash prize.

And the Award Goes to...

After the pitches, the audience voted and SurfUp was thrilled to be the recipient of the Audience Choice Award. In addition to receiving a cash prize, SurfUp's win was featured on UCSD's Blog and the Rady School's Instagram.

Additionally, Derrick Oien, CEO and Founder of ScoreStream was recognized with the Guru Award for his mentorship. As SurfUp's advisor, the team was very proud of this recognition.

Surfing into 2020

Everyone from team SurfUp wishes you a Happy New Year! 2019 was an exciting year for us, and we truly want to thank you for supporting us from the start. We look forward to sharing more accomplishments in the very near future.

Join us next time, as we will be welcoming the awesome new members that have joined the SurfUp team.

Missed our Last Newsletter?

Click here to read about the experiences of some of the first excited customers to interact with the SurfPod, at SurfUp's first major beach event that was attended by nearly 3,000 UCSD students.

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Cheers to a great 2020!