Ben Parr Guests Hosts SF AppShow April 27: Early Bird Tickets on Sale Now

Early bird tickets go on sale today, get yours now! The SF App Show is the premier App event and always sells out.

SF AppShow discovers and breaks some of the hottest apps. Past presenters were featured in the New York Times, BBC, network television and elsewhere after appearing in the App Showcase. From PanelFly and Line2 to Pocket God and many others, the hottest developers present at the SF AppShow.

  • Cocktails and appetizers for app industry folks. 5:30pm – 9pm in the 2nd St Gallery.
  • Exclusive media and blogger access to developers of apps selected for tonight’s showcase. 5:30 – 6:45pm in the Zappa Room. (We can accommodate requests for scheduled interviews.)
  • Join the live studio audience for the SF App Showcase broadcast.  Special guest host Ben Parr of checks out hot apps, interviews their developers and takes your questions from the stage. Show starts at 7pm in Zappa. See newsworthy new apps, get insight from app developers, find unrecognized app gems. Space is limited, seats available on a first come basis.

We’re excited to have Ben Parr as our guest host for this event! Ben is the Co-Editor of, as well as a serial web entrepreneur, sci-fi author, and aspiring world changer. He first started writing for Mashable in August 2008. In addition to his duties at Mashable, Ben works on his own start-up ideas and recently completed his first sci-fi thriller novel, Desel. His previous experience includes project management for Facebook apps and content management in the web health space. Ben has been frequently quoted by mainstream media, including CNN, G4, the BBC, Wired, The Telegraph, Playboy, and The New York Times. He is a graduate of Northwestern University, majoring in Science in Human Culture and Political Science and minoring in Business.

We are looking for guest hosts for future events, please let us know if you’d like to nominate anyone. Also, we have a few additional spots open for presenters and sponsors – please contact us with any suggestions.

We greatly appreciate your support, and hope to see you on April 27th, 2010 at 111 Minna. Doors open at 5:30 PM. Show starts at 7:00 PM.

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