Paper Battery Company Named Winner of 2013 TiE50 "Top Startup"
Paper Battery Company, has announced today that it has been named Winner of 2013 TiE50 "Top Startup" Award at TiEcon 2013, the world's largest conference for entrepreneurs. The Paper Battery Company was amongst 50 winners honored on Saturday, May 18 at the Santa Clara Convention Center.
The Company's CEO, Shreefal Mehta, said, "The TIE 50 is an award that we will carry with pride. To be recognized among the top entrepreneurial, fast growing companies from around the world, is a singular honor. We have already received significant interest from investors who have seen this
Speaking to a global audience at the awards ceremony during TiEcon 2013, the conference Chairman and President of TiE Silicon Valley, Mr. Venkatesh Shukla said that "the TiE50 program screened 1142 companies from 24 countries and 50 best of breed companies were announced winners."
"Over the past four years, the TiE50 program gained global acclaim attracting startups from all over the world. TiE50 as a brand has gained much recognition amongst the VC and Angel communities – particularly in the Silicon Valley. Already about 110 finalists and winners have had successful exits" said Program Chair Ram K. Reddy.
About Paper Battery Company
The Paper Battery Company has designed a game changing ultrathin ultracapacitor with industry leading peak power performance. The company's first product line, PowerPatch™, provides scalable voltage, energy and power in a single, ultrathin package. The long life, environmentally-friendly device works with existing lithium batteries, reducing waste, enhancing performance and can be designed in as a structural component to fit in or around the tight confines of portable electronic components. The enabling ultrathin form factor of the high-power ultracapacitor sheets is transformative impact on power management and battery performance in computing and electronics applications.
TiE50 is TiE Silicon Valley's premier annual awards program keenly contested by thousands of technology startups worldwide. Awards are announced at TiEcon, the world's largest conference for entrepreneurs. TiE is a truly global, not-for-profit network of entrepreneurs and professionals dedicated to the advancement of entrepreneurship, with 54 chapters and over 14,000 members spread across 13 countries. TiE provides a platform for mentoring, networking and education for technology entrepreneurs worldwide.
TiEcon is the world's largest conference for entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs with loyal participation from top technology companies, leading venture capital firms, and global service providers. TiEcon 2013 attracted 3,700+ attendees from across the world. TiEcon was listed by Worth Magazine in their September 2011 issue to be among the 10 Best Conferences for Ideas and Entrepreneurship along with TED and the World Economic Forum. For more information on TiEcon, visit http://www.tiecon.org/.