2014 SXSW Interactive Festival Startup Spotlight participants.

The SXSW Startup Spotlight shines a bright light on some of the most innovative new companies at SXSW Startup Village. Participants will demo their product, service or app in the pre-function area of the 4th floor of the Hilton Austin Downtown within the confines of Startup Village.

Friday, March 7

4:00 - 6:00 pm
Hilton Austin Downtown, 4th Floor

AroundWire.com is an online community where you can share ideas, network, request help from and do business with verified people.

BankmyBiz.com matches Business Owners and Business Lenders in a relationship based online community.

Broadleaf Commerce is an enterprise-level open source eCommerce platform trusted by IR Top 100 Retailers, including The Container Store.

Using digital business cards, Buzzoo enables companies to send targeted marketing content to anyone that has received a card.

A next generation calendar that allows busy people to make the most of their time by making it easy to make plans.

Group shopping carts that you can share. Join with your family, friends, or coworkers and shop your favorite online stores.

eevdrop eevzdrop is a fun, new way to share your day-to-day life experiences with the rest of the world through audio recordings.

Gabstr is a location-based and crowd-sourced communities platform where like-minded people can participate in groups according to their interests.

New social network dedicated to the auto industry allowing users to showcase and discover vehicles from around the world.

A social network to improve real-life. Connect to common interests, share ideas, take action using the "Do It" button.

nextSociety is the ultimate networking tool to unlock the full potential of your network.

ProductionPro is a new tool for the visual storyteller, created for freelancers in film, television and theatre.

React Labs
React Labs is a new mobile platform for real-time opinion gathering on a massive scale

RealmOS is a company that links your health, entertainment, shopping, social media, education and more to a central hub in a virtual sandbox; through next-generation technology, such as the Oculus-Rift.

The ServaBid app lets you take videos showing projects you want completed, then service providers bid on your jobs

Traxtapes is an online music distribution platform that provides artist with real-time analytics and insights to orchestrate better marketing techniques.

WeBRAND provides digital influencers with a platform to maximize their eCommerce revenue through fan-designed merchandise and curated products.

Windsor Circle
Windsor Circle helps retailers automate retention marketing to keep more customers. Our new product recovers over 10% of abandoned carts.

Monday, March 10

4:00 - 6:00 pm
Hilton Austin Downtown, 4th Floor

AudioCommon is revolutionizing the way music is created and shared in today's world. Through AudioCommon's Cloud platform, Artists can build geographically-separated teams, collaborate securely, and engage the public with new types of music content.

FiscalNote unlocks government data and makes it useful. We create cutting-edge technology with a beautiful interface to connect organizations to the government knowledge they need.

Frankly Chat
Frankly is not texting. It's a whole new way to chat with friends. It's not just about what you say, it's how you say it. That's what makes us different.

Lively is a Seattle-based music technology company that partners with artists to record and quickly deliver live shows to fans in high-quality audio and video through the Lively mobile app.

Mattr is leading a new era for consumer insights, providing brands with a deeper, more colorful view into their social audience

Myhub is a social platform for web and mobile that let's you quickly plan any group activity and pool cash with your friends.

Peepsqueeze combines multiple videos into one downloadable video. It's an easy way for consumers to join together in a celebration, i.e. birthday, engagement, anniversary, graduation, or any other special moment!

Seespace is an early stage TV technology startup based in San Francisco. Its inAiR product, is a HW/SW combo delivering an “Augmented TV” UX

SunSprite Wearable Light Tracker: the first solar-powered personal sun exposure tracker. Developed by Harvard-trained doctors to improve global health. Are you getting enough light?

It just sounds better! Listen to any music in any format, use pro features and experience beautifully simple interface with VOX player for Mac.

Zurf is a cool mobile app that allows you and your friends to browse the web together zimultaneously while chatting and talking with each-other.