The tech scene in Birmingham is booming and we are loving it! We had the chance to sit down with Piyanka Ghosal and Tyler Duke, the Co-founders of ListList – an app made to keep track of all your lists. They are currently a part of the Innovation Depot’s 13-week Velocity Accelerator Program, which provides participants with $50,000 seed capital up front, plus the opportunity to receive grant funding at the end of the program. You can learn more about the program by clicking here!
Check out our interview with Piyanka and Tyler to learn more about how the Velocity program helped them take ListList to the next level, plus all the cool ways ListList can help you! And if you want to give the app a try, click here to visit their website, or download the ListList app in the App store or on Google Play. And don’t forget to give them a follow on social media @listlistapp to stay up to date on all their future endeavors!
If you’ve been following REV for a while, you probably remember The Big Pitch Competitions we used to hold back in the day. The Big Pitch presented by PNC was essentially our own little version of Shark Tank. And a lot of your favorite local businesses that participated in this competition now have active retail storefronts that you can go check out. Let’s start with some of our finalists that are based in the City of Birmingham and see what they’ve been up to!
Have you been to Downtown Birmingham’s newest development located on 25th Street? If not, you need to head down there ASAP and check it out! This new single story development is a product of a collaboration between David Baker Architects (DBA) and Locke General Contractors, led by DBA’s very own Amanda Loper. It is intended to be a “collaborative commercial space in a catalyst development area of Birmingham.” Both DBA and Locke General Contractors will be tenants of the space, along with June Coffee Roasters, Zephyr Barber, and Last Call Baking Cooperative!
One of Birmingham’s many hidden treasures is the music scene downtown. The sheer volume of concert venues we have in downtown Birmingham is something most people aren’t even aware of – but it really is remarkable! There is truly something for everyone, whether you’re into the smaller, more intimate venues or the large-scale venues for those big name artists. Keep reading to check out some of the cool venues downtown Birmingham has to offer.