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Selected as Finalist for SXSW Accelerator Competition

Driver Watchdog was selected as a finalist in the ninth annual SXSW Accelerator competition. The accelerator is the marquee event of South by Southwest® (SXSW®) Conference and Festivals (March 10-19, 2017) Startup Village®, where leading startups from around the world showcase some of the most impressive new tech innovations to a panel of hand-picked judges and a live audience. Out of the more than 500 companies who applied to present at SXSW Accelerator, Driver Watchdog was selected out of 50 finalists in ten different categories.

The two-day event will be held the first weekend of SXSW Conference and Festivals, Saturday, March 11 through Sunday, March 12, on the third floor of the Downtown Austin Hilton. The pitch competition will then culminate with the SXSW Accelerator Awards Ceremony on Sunday evening, March 12, where winning startups from each category will be announced and honored. The Accelerator competition will feature finalists across the followin ten categories: Augmented and Virtual Reality, Enterprise and Smart Data, Entertainment and Content, Health and Wearables, Innovative World, Payment and FinTech, Security and Privacy, Social and Culture, Sports, and Transportation.

Driver Watchdog will present alongside five other companies: “We’re elated to participate in this important competition so we can help drive the movement to safer, smarter driving.”– CEO, Christian Johnson

 “SXSW Accelerator has hosted some of the most innovative startups over the eight years we’ve held our competition. These companies have gone on to capture the attention of investors and leading technology companies worldwide. 71 percent have received funding in excess of $3.1 billion, while 14 percent were acquired,” said SXSW Accelerator Event Producer Chris Valentine. “Out of the hundreds of applicants, we have identified 50 finalists to present. Everyone with SXSW Accelerator is proud to support startups that are on the forefront of solving some of today’s biggest challenges through technology.”

For more information about SXSW Accelerator and to view the complete list of finalists, visit the following site: 

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Driver Watchdog was selected as a finalist in the ninth annual SXSW Accelerator competition. The accelerator is the marquee event of South by Southwest® (SXSW®) Conference and Festivals (March 10-19, 2017) Startup Village®, where leading startups from around the world showcase some of the most impressive new tech innovations to a panel of hand-picked judges and a live audience. Out of the more than 500 companies who applied to present at SXSW Accelerator, Driver Watchdog was selected out of 50 finalists in ten different categories.

The two-day event will be held the first weekend of SXSW Conference and Festivals, Saturday, March 11 through Sunday, March 12, on the third floor of the Downtown Austin Hilton. The pitch competition will then culminate with the SXSW Accelerator Awards Ceremony on Sunday evening, March 12, where winning startups from each category will be announced and honored. The Accelerator competition will feature finalists across the followin ten categories: Augmented and Virtual Reality, Enterprise and Smart Data, Entertainment and Content, Health and Wearables, Innovative World, Payment and FinTech, Security and Privacy, Social and Culture, Sports, and Transportation.

Driver Watchdog will present alongside five other companies: “We’re elated to participate in this important competition so we can help drive the movement to safer, smarter driving.”– CEO, Christian Johnson

 “SXSW Accelerator has hosted some of the most innovative startups over the eight years we’ve held our competition. These companies have gone on to capture the attention of investors and leading technology companies worldwide. 71 percent have received funding in excess of $3.1 billion, while 14 percent were acquired,” said SXSW Accelerator Event Producer Chris Valentine. “Out of the hundreds of applicants, we have identified 50 finalists to present. Everyone with SXSW Accelerator is proud to support startups that are on the forefront of solving some of today’s biggest challenges through technology.”

For more information about SXSW Accelerator and to view the complete list of finalists, visit the following site:

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Driver Watchdog is a Finalist in the SXSW Competition

Driver Watchdog earns the #1 mention in the transportation category of SXSW’s Startup Accelerator Competition.

One of fifty finalists overall, the Driver Watchdog team prepares for the competition on Friday, March 10 2017.

Check out their feature article and size-up the competition here:

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Concerned Mompreneur Develops Driver Watchdog Device

“In the wake of all the police misconduct, my anxiety was through the roof,” says Johnson, a single mother. “I started looking for a product that did what I wanted it to do, including real time monitoring and notifications. I started putting together all of the different features I wanted and it just grew from there.”

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How a Mother's Concern Led to Innovative Tech Discovery

Christian Johnson, owner and CEO of Driver Watchdog, made up her mind to develop a new device on her own that would come will all the advanced safety features that could ensure safe driving habits of drivers.

As Johnson summarizes: “I wanted to not only help parents monitor their new driver’s behavior, but also capture real time evidence of any situation that can happen while on the road!”

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Tested and Technologically Advanced, Driver Watchdog Has Earned the Following Awards:
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How a Mother's Concern Led to Innovative Tech Discovery

Christian Johnson, owner and CEO of Driver Watchdog, made up her mind to develop a new device on her own that would come will all the advanced safety features that could ensure safe driving habits of drivers.

As Johnson summarizes: “I wanted to not only help parents monitor their new driver’s behavior, but also capture real time evidence of any situation that can happen while on the road!”


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Concerned Mompreneur Develops Driver Watchdog Device

“In the wake of all the police misconduct, my anxiety was through the roof,” says Johnson, a single mother. “I started looking for a product that did what I wanted it to do, including real time monitoring and notifications. I started putting together all of the different features I wanted and it just grew from there.”


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Driver Watchdog is a Finalist in the SXSW Competition

Driver Watchdog earns the #1 mention in the transportation category of SXSW’s Startup Accelerator Competition.

One of fifty finalists overall, the Driver Watchdog team prepares for the competition on Friday, March 10 2017.

Check out their feature article and size-up the competition here:

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Tested and Technologically Advanced, Driver Watchdog Has Earned the Following Awards: