Double Trouble

Modify Ok Maxim
TGIF! Last week Modify was featured in both the Wall Street Journal and the New York Times, pretty cool right? Hard to top. But it gets better, and what a great day to kick off the weekend here at Modify. We were excited to get some love today from a couple dope magazines....

UC Berkeley BPlan Finalist!

BPlan finalist photo!
This past week, the Modify team participated in the UC Berkeley Startup Competition (aka “Bplan”). We applied in January and were accepted as semi-finalists from a pool of 150+ entrants.  On Tuesday, three of us presented to an esteemed panel of venture capitalists, angel investors and lawyers. We’ll call...

Modify Watches is the featured Startup today on Startup America!!!

Startup America - 6 Tips
Startup America Partnership is an incredible organization aimed at promoting and supporting startups as they navigate the difficult waters of entrepreneurship.  Modify has been a partner for a while now and has been a benefactor of the wisdom and resources shared by the Startup America team. Today must be...

Modify Partners with the Exergy TWENTY12 Professional Cycling Team

Exergy 2012 Team - Sponsored by Modify Watches
Modify Watches is excited to announce that it is partnering  with the Exergy Twenty12 Women’s Professional Cycling Team.  The Exergy TWENTY12 team is composed of 16 kick-ass cyclists from around the world, led by by 2008 Olympic Gold Medalist and 2009 World Time Trial Champion Kristin Armstrong. Does your brand...

Modify Finishes Top-12 in Zazzle Open Innovation Challenge

Zazzle + Modify Watches
Modify Watches is a winner!!! Just not the biggest winner. But still a winner! Modify found out last week that Zazzle had selected Modify Watches and 12 others as finalists for the Million Dollar Zazzle Open Innovation Challenge.  While we were not selected among the five top finishers, we were...

Cool, techie gifts. We guess :)

Modify seems to be picking up a little steam in the Tech community, as a cool techie gift. We often refer to ourselves as the “lowest-tech startup in the history of the Bay Area”. We’d love to say Silicon Valley, but we’re based in Berkeley, so just outside. Still, there...

Dylan “Bama” Sparkman, BMX Rider

We met Dylan “Bama” Sparkman at Philz Coffee in Berkeley where he makes a mean cup of Tesora. For those of you who don’t know, Modify is a small company that often works from coffee shops Philz has delicious coffee Philz in Berkeley is full of great folks. Including...

Modify in The New York Times!

One of the joys of the Internet is sometimes you can impress your mom. Aaron did just that when The New York Times online edition called him “Mr. Schwartz”. Clearly David Freedman, the author, knows adults when he meets them… Modify was recently featured in the Times, in an article...

How does the typical Good Morning America viewer like their Modify?

My name is Joe GMA, and I likely live in California or texas.
As you likely saw on our Facebook page, Twitter feed or morse code signals we’ve been sending out from the Modify HQ (the ModCave), we were featured on Good Morning America as a recommended gift for Christmas.  Thanks to the Oprah-esque power of GMA, we fielded over 550 orders...

Modify Reviews! Modify Watches offers a fresh approach to the wrist watch.  It would be very easy to develop a collection of expressive interchangeable faces and colorful bands.

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