SOURCE: BigMarker


March 05, 2012 11:31 ET, the Social Network for Communities, Integrates Collaboration & Web Conferencing at SXSW Showcase

"Live Pitch Station" Lets You Pitch Your Startup to the World From SXSW

CHICAGO, IL and AUSTIN, TX--(Marketwire - Mar 5, 2012) -, the social network for Communities, will be showcasing their social video conferencing and collaboration tools at the SXSW Trade Show in Austin, TX on March 12-15, 2012. The Booth (#835) will feature the "Live Pitch Station," which broadcasts pitches from the BigMarker SXSW Virtual Conference Room, allowing startups and non-profits to jump on camera and make their pitch to BigMarker members from around the world.

"BigMarker demonstrates how organizations and individuals can organize online to engage consumers, train staff, and reach new audiences," said Zhu-song Mei, CEO at "In our booth, educators, marketers, managers, and organizers can see how easily BigMarker can educate, engage, and empower."

Visit the BigMarker Booth at SXSW, Present via "Live Pitch Station"
BigMarker will be at the Austin Convention Center for the SXSW Trade Show with 7 demo stations plus the "Live Pitch Station," broadcasting from booths 835, 837, 934, & 936 during exhibit hours.

  • March 12-15: Monday-Wednesday, 11:00-6:00 pm, Thursday until 4:00 pm.
  • Free account, t-shirts, and swag.
  • Start creating Communities for business or personal use.
  • Learn how communities, educators, and trainers depend upon BigMarker.
  • Team BigMarker members will be on hand to explain to investors and VCs how BigMarker powers knowledge sharing.
  • Meet the BigMarker mascot! BigMarker unveils the newest addition to Team BigMarker.
  • Win an HP Touchscreen by creating a Community at SXSW and having the most members by March 18th, 2012 at 11:59 pm CT.

Virtual Meet & Greet, March 5th
March 5th, before the show, attendees can get on BigMarker and join the online Meet and Greet at BigMarker staff Joe, Caryn, and Andy will give free t-shirts to the first 30 people. Meet them in person at SXSW at the BigMarker Booth (#835), pick up your shirt, and learn how you can share, educate, engage, and collaborate with the world.

Innovative Pricing
BigMarker's innovative pricing takes the headache out of comparison charts. Free Public Communities and Paid Private Communities are identical in every way; a paid Private Community simply has the addition of customizable privacy settings. Public Communities are always free, while Private Communities are a monthly fee of $19.95.

BigMarker gives you a feature-rich videoconference solution that integrates social communities and collaboration. Community features include unlimited web conferencing with recording, collaboration tools that allow you to assign tasks, share files, track progress using the Task Timeline and Community Calendar, send newsletters, and post announcements on the Community Bulletin.

About BigMarker: is the social network for Communities. Based on the belief that anyone can make a difference, BigMarker's mission is to equip Communities around the world with unlimited web conferencing and collaboration tools, empowering anyone to make a visible and lasting impact. BigMarker launched in March 2011 and has been connecting people face-to-face, across the globe, ever since. Join an existing Community or create your own at

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