gsummit June 19-21, 2012

Community Partners

Many thanks to our Community Partners!


Golden Seeds is an investment firm dedicated to delivering above market returns through the empowerment of women entrepreneurs and the people who invest in them. Follow them on Twitter @GoldenSeeds


Since 1938, the Northern California chapter of the Business Marketing Association — NorCal BMA — has been the leading B2B marketing organization in the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Valley. Follow them on Twitter @NorcalBMA

Mary-Margaret Network is the leading resource for your entire recruitment process in the game industry. From organizational planning and company culture to staffing, sourcing and job promotion we are the reigning superior service. Follow them on Twitter @MMNetwork


For over 20 years, GameRecruiter has earned an international reputation for recruiting the top technical, production and executive staff in the Game Industry. Our proven techniques have saved our clients time and money especially with critical strategic searches that require Confidentiality and Expertise. We have helped some of the most outstanding talent build solid careers that have enabled them to make game history.GameRecruiter not only specializes in both Retained and Contingency searches; we also provide a full range of services that can be customized to meet your particular needs. A long-term relationship with GameRecruiter will have a positive impact on your business. Follow them on Twitter @GameRecruiter


M2 Research provides consulting and business intelligence to a wide range of companies from large multinationals to start ups. Looking at trends and convergence of entertainment, technology, platforms and users, M2 Research works with companies help them target their product and corporate planning goals. Follow them on Twitter @wandameloni


San Francisco’s exclusive directory and collaborative community with over 1,000 High Tech, Biotech, and Cleantech startups. Follow them on Twitter @TechCentralSF


The Startup America Partnership is based on a simple premise: young companies that grow create jobs. As a core American value, entrepreneurship is critical to the country’s long term success and it’s time to step up our game. Follow them on Twitter @startupamerica


HopeLab harnesses the power and appeal of technology to improve kids’ health. Products include the Re-Mission game for young cancer patients and the Zamzee online reward platform for kids powered by physical activity. More at, and Follow them on Twitter @HopeLab and @Zamzee


TechStars is a mentorship-driven seed stage accelerator program for Internet startups with 5 programs in Boston, Boulder, NYC, San Antonio & Seattle. Follow them on Twitter @TechStars


Women Innovate Mobile (WIM) is the first startup accelerator and mentorship-driven program designed for women-founded companies in mobile technology. Follow them on Twitter @WIMAccelerator


dot429 is a social network and online magazine for LGBTA professionals. 429MAGAZINE provides its members with a fresh take on current issues through the LGBTA professional perspective. dot429s social network is both online and in person. In person, dot429 produces a variety of upscale events in major markets, including New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Chicago, Miami, and Seattle. Connect. Engage. Discover with dot429. Follow them on Twitter @dot429


The Founder Institute is a global network of startups and mentors that helps entrepreneurs launch meaningful and enduring technology companies. Follow them on Twitter @founderinstitute 


Our goal at DreamIt is simple: Help great people with great ideas build great companies.  Follow them on Twitter @DreamitVentures


Social Media Week is a worldwide event exploring the social, cultural and economic impact of social media. Our mission is to help people and organizations connect through collaboration, learning and the sharing of ideas and information. Follow them on Twitter @socialmediaweek


An award-winning film about the game of MONOPOLY & how it’s become the most popular board game in the world. Follow them on Twitter @MonopolyDoc