Attn: Corp Sponsors - Hosting a Ruby-on-Rails Mixer, RoR Puzzle/Contest, DJ, Artwork, Entertainers, etc. - in San Francisco, April 28th

This is truly an exclusive offer… - your organization has till
WEDNESDAY (April 6th – 12 Midnight, Pacific Time) to reserve one of
the 5 (Five) corporate sponsorships available for this exclusive Ruby-
on-Rails Event…

Event: Ruby-on-Rails Round-Up and MeetUp

Location: The Redlight 45 Maiden Lane (Union Square), San
Francisco, CA

10-10:30 PM)

DJ Hawthorne spinning music
Performance by: Gypsy Love Productions (
Artwork and Artist Premiere

Cost: $4,000.00 – 5 Corporate Sponsors at $800.00 Each !!!!!!!

What do your company gets:

• Meetup created for RSVP and tracking; group moderated so ONLY
software engineers (Ruby and JAVA Folks who want to learn Ruby) will
ONLY be able to attend
• MeetUP list will be confidential and ONLY public to corporate
sponsors and associates administrating with this MeetUp.
• Host Beer/Wine service for 3 hours (6:30 – 9:30 PM); non-hosted
liquor bar available at the main bar for only $5.00 each.
• Access to resume database and a list of business cards collected at
the event
• Rankmind will be hosting a Ruby-on-Rails puzzle/contest – this will
be a Ruby-on-Rails puzzle that will be released 2 weeks prior to the
event. Participants MUST be present to win (because we expect them to
get on stage an explain what they did to solve the puzzle.)
• Rankmind has a “cheat” indicator tool and the MeetUp group will be
moderated – so the contest rules and integrity should be kept at a
very high standard.
• All corporate sponsors will receive the reports generated by
Rankmind – regarding participants’ response, average time, general
results, etc.
• There will be a high-definition, overhead projector that will
include a graphic display of corporate sponsor logos – as well as a
1-2 minute video introduction of the company/products before the
corporate sponsor’s speaker/representative is introduced.
• There will be an artist or two premiering their artwork at the event
• It will be suggested that qualified software engineers make this a
“date night” and bring along a significant other (put on a special
front-door list – must email Danny! And get on the ‘Danny List’ prior
to the event.)
• Will do a Costco Run – hopefully will have some candy, chips, and
munchies around for folks in some bowls
• Flowers in the Restrooms and entry table
• Work displayed and artist present to discuss their work

• Prizes for Ruby-on-Rails Puzzle/Contest:
o First Prize: $1,000.00
o Second Prize: $ 500.00
o Third Prize: $ 250.00

• Winner will explain how the puzzle was solved; sponsors will have
opportunity to take photograph with winner (and possibly a big
check !)
• Corporate sponsors will also get the opportunity for give-aways, t-
shirt handouts, etc.
• Corporate sponsors can set up a 6 foot table in the main entrance
hall – for recruiting purposes, resume collection, marketing material
hand-out, etc.
• We might be able to work out a quiet area – for possible interview
booth (something like that.)

Groups invited/participating and contributing:
• LinkedIn, Google and Meetup Ruby-on-Rails group (Danny’s the co-host
and moderator of the LinkedIn RoR Group)
• BASE (Bay Area Software Engineers) Group on LinkedIn and MeetUp
• Eclipse Groups on MeetUp and LinkedIn
• Eclipse Foundation and Eclipse LIVE
• We will also co-broadcast via Ruby-on-Rails groups in the North,
East and South Bay Areas.

I NEED confirmation of your corporate sponsorship in this event by
WEDNESDAY. Checks need to be in the mail and received no later than
April 13th.

If all goes well – the Ruby-on-Rails Puzzle will be released on April

In order to have the puzzle released and reserve the space – we NEED
your commitment by THIS WEDNESDAY.

Thank you for your understanding (in the need for an immediate
response)… and I look forward to hearing from some of you sometime in
the VERY near future.


Daniel Parrillo
Strategi LLC
415-695-1600 Profile:
SF Job Recruiting Examiner: