Maria Burns Ortiz




Week 1 of our Kickstarter campaign for “AzTech Games” has flown by – and we’ve already raised over $4,000, putting us fully on track to hit our goal. (If you haven’t backed us yet, here’s your chance!) As we started going through the artwork to select the reward images for our “Art Director” […]

Cool Kickstarter Reward: AzTech Artwork




Yesterday, I wrote about how SBIR awards are a highly competitive, but also amazing way to fund your startup’s R&D. (Speaking of funding startups, you should totally back our Kickstarter!) Today, I’m following that up with the biggest misconceptions I keep running across that will ensure that you do NOT […]

How NOT to Get A Grant






We just launched a Kickstarter campaign for our upcoming bilingual games series, AzTech Games! (Back us please!) After weeks of planning and pulling together the video/determining rewards/lining up rollout/putting together the project page, now the real work begins. Doing a Kickstarter is kind of like having a baby. You spend and […]

Why We’re Doing Another Kickstarter