Arlington, Va. – The
Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) today announced its collaboration with
the Startup America Partnership, an independent nonprofit entity launched at
the White House in 2011 to help young companies succeed in order to accelerate
job growth in America.
CEA will help advance the next-generation of innovative
technology companies, giving Startup America entrepreneurs the opportunity to
benefit from the activities of the nation’s largest technology trade
association. Startup America Partnership will also be a partner in the Eureka
Park TechZone at the 2012 International CES, the world’s largest technology
tradeshow, where several Startup America Firms will exhibit.
“CEA and the Startup America Partnership share a commitment
to supporting young, high-growth companies and innovation in America,” said
Gary Shapiro, president /CEO, CEA. “Through our policy efforts and our
grassroots Innovation Movement, we have been working tirelessly to preserve an
environment in America where innovation and entrepreneurship can thrive.
Through this partnership, we hope to support the companies that will help
restore the American dream.”
Located at The Venetian, the Eureka Park TechZone is
designed to benefit budding entrepreneurs, fledgling start-ups, home grown
innovation and small companies looking to gain footing in the consumer