John Perls Startup Jackpot1JoopLoop CEO John Perls recently competed in the Jackpot Startup Competition hosted by AngelStartup and the Dallas Entrepreneur Center.  Over a hundred startups had applied to participate in the competition which took place during Dallas’ first-ever, national angel investor conference.  The applications were narrowed to just 10 startups that presented at the pre-summit kickoff.  Only 5 companies were selected to present during the summit including JoopLoop; each had 4 minutes to present their idea to a panel of judges comprised of investors.

JoopLoop took 3rd place and received $2,500 in in-kind prizes.  He also increased his winnings by taking a turn in the cash machine.

VentureSpur 2013 graduate ViewMarket, nabbed 2nd place during the competition with Health Wildcatter 2013 graduate Cariloop taking first place.