Awards

2015 Grulke Prize Winners Leon Bridges photo by Alli Harvey / Getty Images, Courtney Barnett photo by Scott Dudelson / Getty Images, and Spoon photo by John Shearer / Getty Images
Written by Linda Park | March 24, 2015

2015 Grulke Prize Winners - Leon Bridges, Courtney Barnett, and Spoon

Leon Bridges, Courtney Barnett, and Spoon have been named as winners of the third annual Grulke Prize at SXSW 2015.

The Prize, awarded in three categories, was developed in honor of our friend and colleague, Creative Director Brent Grulke, who passed away on August 13, 2012.

Brent had a...

Buzz Screenings & Feature Film Grand Jury Winners: Wednesday, March 18

Phew, we’ve finally made it to Day 6 of SXSW Film! So what's on the agenda for today? In addition to our two Buzz Screenings, you'll also have the chance to catch the Narrative and Documentary Feature Grand Jury Winners tonight at the Topfer. And of course, don't forget that...

Written by Aurora Blase | March 15, 2015

Congratulations to the Seventh Annual SXSW Accelerator Winners!

“How can you change consumer behavior?” is a question that often stumps startups as they try to explain ways to attract the ideal customer for their paradigm-shifting products. Fortunately for many of the 18 companies pitching in the final round at the seventh annual SXSW Accelerator presented by Oracle, the...

SXSW Accelerator Round 2 Finalist
Written by Aurora Blase | March 14, 2015

SXSW Accelerator Round 2 Finalists Announced

During the seventh annual SXSW Accelerator, Sir Mix-A-Lot, founder of Rhyme Cartel Records, shared some advice for entrepreneurs: sometimes the boldest avenue founders can pursue is a reimagining of their product to take advantage of new business opportunities.

Overall, the Oracle-presented pitch competition allowed 48 startups representing the best of...

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