After more than 36,000 votes, Round 2 of Chicago Inno’s Tech Madness bracket is set. (Scroll down to the bottom to vote companies into the Sweet 16.)
There were plenty of upsets during Round 1, including three 16 seeds advancing to the Round of 32. Uptake is the only 1 seed left in the tournament.
Three 15 seeds also advanced to the second round of Tech Madness, with Hunt Club, Crafty and BrewPass all advancing to the Round of 32. And while there were thousands of votes cast in Round 1, M1 Finance and Truss both advanced by less than a 20 vote margin.
This round features a handful of interesting matchups from notable Chicago tech companies, including Shiftgig vs. G2 Crowd, SpotHero vs. Luxury Garage Sale, Sprout Social vs. Fooda, and Foxtrot vs. ParkWhiz.
Remember: You’re voting on the company you would invest in. This can be because you think they’d give you the best return on your investment, or you just believe in the company’s mission. Below is the voting schedule for the rest of the tournament.
Round 2 – Voting from 3/13 to 3/18
Sweet 16: – Voting from 3/19 to 3/22
Elite 8: – Voting from 3/23 to 3/27
Final 4: – Voting from 3/28 to 4/2
Final round – Voting from 4/3 to 4/5
Cast your vote below to see your favorite company make it to the Sweet 16.