We truly believe that cinemagraphs are the next great visual medium; that's why for the past four and a half years we have continuously worked to build the tools and community that will help us realize it. At this year's International Startup Festival, our vision and efforts were recognized when Flixel received the top prize during the four-day event.
Flixel presented alongside 194 other startup companies from around the world to a panel of 14 investor-judges. The first round consisted of 90-second elevator pitches that allowed participants to introduce their brand and product. Without the assistance of formal visual aids, Flixel CEO Phillipe LeBlanc made his way to a group of fourteen finalists that were given a second opportunity to present.[Read more…]