– online elevator pitches The name came from “elevator,” as in “elevator pitch,” which is used to describe a brief overview of an idea for a product, service, or project. It’s typically delivered in the time span of an elevator ride. However, since our site is also an online marketplace of new ideas, and businesses formed around them, we also think of as a platform for inno-Vators. is located in San Francisco and Palo Alto. It was launched in June 2007 and is funded by angel investors (

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