First Edition of The Startup Mashup in IIT Delhi announced(March 28, 2015)

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Myrefers celebrate skills and talent of hottest geeks in the country, connects them to dream rewards and jobs at some of the latest startups in India

New Delhi, March 15, 2015: Delhi will soon witness its first ever mashup of hottest talent and hottest startups.  ‘The Startup Mashup’ event powered by Myrefers, (, a referral based job marketplace  is taking place on March 28, 2015 at IIT Delhi, Hauzkhas, the heart of Delhi’s intellectual hub in association with ecell (IIT).

The Startup Mashup in IIT Delhi

The event will ‘connect’ the highly referred best tech brains from top tier Engineering and Management Colleges to the biggest startups namely Indian Institute of Technology (IITs), Delhi Technology University, (DTU / DCE), National Institute of Technology (NIT), Birla Institute of Technogy (BITS), Indian Institute of Management (IIMs) etc . The concept and main idea of the event is to recognise the ‘hottest geeks in the country’ across technology (web and mobile), data science, product management and UX and get them connected to the hottest startups.

It will be a daylong event designed in a unique format and filled with real time challenges to reach to dream job offers in a fun way. Startup Companies like CarDekho, 91Mobiles, Limetray, Gaadi, Groupon, Ibibo group, Acquia and few more will be there to offer dream jobs to the vibrant and talented alumni from premium colleges. The Startup CEOs and CTOs will share their stories and work closely in mentoring and guiding the challengers in solving the real task problems. There will be some exciting rewards from Goqii, Groupon and Microsoft.

Lalit Bhagia, Founder and CEO MyRefers explained, “It is a way to recognise the hottest geeks or the best talent in the country with a stunning trophy, loads of rewards, certificates and opportunities of working with the best startups in the country.

While working in a startup one gets 2x of everything i.e. me-time, flexi work hours, no hierarchical jobs, fun culture, perks etc, and these startups are topping up the salaries to 2x for these hottest geeks. The Startup Mashup is a platform to celebrate skills and knowledge of the tech brains in the country and get them dream jobs from these hottest startups.”

The Startup Mashup event is based on recognising the best talent in the country with this year’s theme as ‘2X of Everything’. The event is to invite over 200 geeks in the country selected by Myrefers’ team basis their profile and quality of refer. The format will include challenges of Coding (web & mobile), Big Data, Product Management and UX sessions.

It will offer dream jobs to candidates (2x for candidates earning < 10 Lakhs currently, 1.5 x for candidate earning between 10-20 Lakhs and ESOPs or bonuses to candidates with > 20 lakhs CTC) and much more to the top 5 winners across each category (i.e. total top 20 – 25 candidates). For the remaining 175 -200 people at the event there will be exciting job offers and rewards too basis their interviews.

The Startup Mashup event powered by MyRefers has roped in companies namely Microsoft, GroupOn, and Goquii as logistics gift & entertainment partners. BITs PIlani, IIT Delhi and NIT Kurukshetra among others feature as an Alumni Partners. Yourstory, f6s and Exhibit Magazine feature as Media Partners.

Detail about The Startup Mashup Can be viewed at:

About MyRefers:

MyRefers is a referral based jobs marketplace powered social by big data intelligence focussing on difficult to find startup hiring.  Myrefers recd VC funding form Bedrock ventures within 2 months of its launch and was also voted as amongst Hottest 50 tech startups in India in 2014 and then among the Hottest 100 tech startups in India to watch out for in 2015.

Myrefers has also been selected for the Microsoft Bizspark Plus and Google Startup Launch programs. It is the leading and most exciting players in talent crowdsourcing with over 35 clients on board.

With a huge focus on tech, start-up and marketing hiring, some of its   clients include Gaadi, Cardekho, Limetray, Yepme, 91mobiles,  Dentsu, Webchutney, Iprospect c2, Wipro, Trivone,  HCL, NTT Communications’ Netmagic among others.  The platform currently has about 2900+ job openings with over INR 2.5 Crores worth of referral rewards to be earned.

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