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What is Suiteness Startup Suite?

It’s not easy building a successful new company from the ground up. But sometimes all you need to do is come together in a city that inspires innovation to spark an idea. Suiteness wants to offer one deserving team the chance to stay in a San Francisco suite for three nights. All you need to do is tell us why you want to stay together in San Francisco. Upload a one-minute video during Phase 1 application and then share it with your friends and community during Phase 2 voting.


Who is eligible to participate? (funding/location)

Please refer to Suiteness Startup Suite Eligibility.


Is it free to participate?

Yes! There is no registration fee for Suiteness Startup Suite.


What is the application process?

During Phase 1 of the application process from September 7, 2017, to October 22, 2017, at 11:59 PM CDT, we encourage startups that have been operating for 0-5 years to upload a one-minute video explaining why your team needs a suite in San Francisco.

All videos will be posted for public voting during Phase 2 of the application process from, October 10, 2017, to October 22, 2017, at 11:59 PM CDT. You are encouraged to promote and share your entries via email or on your social media channels. The more votes, the better your chances!


What happens after I apply to Suiteness Startup Suite?

After Phase 1 and Phase 2 of the application process is completed, Suiteness will take a few days to go over all entries and the results of Phase 2 voting to select a winner.


What are you looking for in an application?

We want to know why you need a three-night stay in a luxury suite at Hotel Zeppelin San Francisco. It doesn’t matter if your video is professionally made or shot on an iPhone. Convince us and share with the public who will vote for you, as to why you should get this opportunity – that’s all!


When and how will winners be notified?

The winner will be notified on or before October 20, 2017, via the email/telephone provided at the time of entry.


What is Suiteness?

Suiteness is the first online booking platform that allows users to access an inventory of thousands of exclusive luxury hotel suites. Suites range from standard one-bedrooms to spacious apartment-style stays with multiple attached rooms.
Suiteness was founded in 2014 by Robbie BhathalKyle Killion, and Stephen Caudill. Suiteness is a graduate of Y Combinator S16 and has received funding and support from investors including Global Founders Capital, Structure Capital, and Keystone Capital. The company is carving a niche for itself in the international travel industry as the leading website dedicated solely to luxury suites and is finding success with group travelers and families looking for a nice place to stay together.


Is there an app for Suiteness Startup Suite?

No. We also encourage you to access the Startup Suite page via desktop/laptop.


What is the hashtag for Suiteness Startup Suite?

#StartupSuite


 How can I get in touch?

If you need more information about the contest rules, please refer to the official rules. If you still have questions, contact us through the form below.