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We graduated Techstars 2019.

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We were awarded the Y Combinator SUS grant.

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Check out our latest interview with The Hill.

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We were named Top 25 in Sir Richard Branson's Extreme Tech Challenge (XTC) 2019.

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We won the DevProject Award at DeveloperWeek NYC.

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We were named on the 2019 Most Fundable Companies List by Pepperdine University.

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We were named SXSW Pitch Finalist in AR/VR.

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January 30 2020

echoAR speaks at Google NYC

echoAR was invited to speak at the Google Cloud for Startups event at Google's NYC HQ. Google brings together tech founders to hear customer success stories of top NYC companies using Google Cloud Platform (GCP) at scale.

We discussed our journey to build scalable cloud solutions for AR/VR on GCP and had a great conversation with the crowd during the follow up Q&A .

Learn more about the event and register for future Google talks here:

January 22 2020

echoAR selected as SXSW Pitch Finalist

echoAR is a SXSW Pitch finalist in the Augmented & Virtual Reality category! Chosen from a record-setting 900+ applications, this year’s finalists represent some of the most cutting-edge companies from around the world in the largest group of applications since SXSW Pitch started.


Honored to be recognized among the top cutting-edge companies out there and humbled by SXSW's recognition of echoAR as a leading company in the AR/VR space.


Read the official announcement and get tickets to SXSW in Austin TX (March 13-22) here:


January 22 2020

echoAR presents at VentureCrush FGX

echoAR was selected to present at VentureCrush FGX, an invite-only event for VCs and angels to see the best startups emerging in the New York venture scene hosted by Lowenstein Sandler LLP.

echoAR was one of 15 companies giving a talk in rapid fire presentation format in front of audience members from the NYC venture community.

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January 15 2020

echoAR speaks at 1 Million Cups NYC

echoAR gave a talk about AR/VR, cloud, and entrepreneurship in this month's 1 Million Cups event in NYC supported by the Kauffman Foundation. 

1 Million Cups is program designed to educate, engage and inspire entrepreneurs around the country with more than 160 local communities. We had a great time chatting with and supporting this group of founders.


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January 13 2020

echoAR @ NYRIW XR Showcase

echoAR was invited to showcase it's tech at the XR Showcase as part of the New York Retail Innovation Week 2020 (NYRIW).

The event featured demos from startups with innovative solutions for retailers and customer experience hosted by RLab, NYC's innovation center for AR/VR and Spatial Computing.

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January 12 2020

echoAR + Verizon 5G

echoAR and Verizon 5G Labs in collaboration with NYC Media Lab have launched an AR+5G solution as part of the Verizon 5G Challenge in NYC.

echoAR joined a group of NYC-based startups and university faculty and student to prototype 5G solutions that can bring ideas to life for local retailers. With Verizon’s cutting-edge 5G capabilities, echoAR created and deployed an AR+5G application for the retail ecosystem.


Learn more about the Verizon 5G challenge here:

January 6 2020

echoAR pitches at CES 2020

echoAR was selected to present at the YPO Innovation event at CES 2020 as part of Techstars' global partnership with YPO highlighting the great companies in their portfolio.

YPO invited select Techstars companies to Las Vegas to present their work at this exclusive CES 2020 kickoff event focused on emerging technologies and new breakthroughs.

Attendees were welcomed with an insider’s look to CES by board members of CES and YPO and a day of panel discussions on innovation within 5G, XR, drones & robotics, AI, and IoT.

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