Pixelwood Derby 2017

...was one heck of a ride! View Event Details
sitegoals™ presents

Pixelwood Derby IV

5.18.2017

Benefitting

STEMed Labs

This year, all proceeds went to STEMed Labs, an organization dedicated to promoting K-12 students’ engagement & academic success in science, technology, engineering, & math (STEM) education through extracurricular activities and mentorship programs. By rewarding risk, encouraging curiosity, and expecting creativity in their students, STEMed Labs is expanding STEM education opportunities in communities across the city and preparing students to be the innovators of tomorrow.

Who To Beat

Competitors

  • Alamo Drafthouse
  • BuildASign
  • Digital Creative Institute
  • Dragon’s Lair
  • Capital Factory
  • Fine Southern Gentlemen
  • Geek Powered Studios
  • Grande Communications
  • HMG Creative
  • Infamous Brewing
  • Moonshine Sweet Tea
  • Offers.com
  • Rocksauce Studios
  • Samba TV
  • Spredfast
  • Vitamin T
  • WEBii
  • Workhorse
  • YETI
  • Pro Columbia
  • Viewer Ready
Looking Good

Design Judges

Chris Mosser

Chris Mosser is the morning show host on 93.3 KGSR, the former bassist for the Austin Music Award-winning metal band Human, a championship Pinewood Derby engineer dad, and a known backyard pyromaniac.

Lana McGilvray

Lana McGilvray has led marketing efforts for both international consumer brands and technology companies since 1997. She is a principal at Blast PR, a national marketing communications firm with offices across the U.S. Lana is a frequent commentator on traditional and digital communications topics and sits on numerous industry committees. She is also the co-director of Pecha Kucha Austin, helps produce The CMO Club’s annual SXSW program and is on the board of BreastCancer.org’s national Bowling for Breastcancer event in New York City.

Our Host

Master of Ceremonies

Alon Bernstein

Alon Bernstein is the lead singer of three time Austin music award winning band More Cowbell as well as 90s band Chandler and the Bings and has won the prestigious Ginger Jew of the Year award 11 consecutive years beginning in ​2004​.

The Venue

Getaway Motor Club

Pixelwood Derby has grown so much through the years that this year we’re partnering with an awesome venue to accommodate more spectators and make the event even more special. We’re excited to partner with a venue “dedicated to good times & a love of fast cars” that aligns with our event perfectly!

Pixelwood Derby

2017 Sponsors

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Beverage Sponsors

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Tally Up

The Results

The Winners

Design

FIRST PLACE: Rocksauce Studios
SECOND PLACE: HMG Creative
THIRD PLACE: Offers.com

Speed

FIRST PLACE: HMG Creative
SECOND PLACE: Digital Creative Institute
THIRD PLACE: Infamous Brewing

Check out all heat times and results here!

Team Spirit

AWARDED TO: BuildASign

The Golden Goat

AWARDED TO: Vitamin T

Challenge Races

Workhorse vs HMG Creative
WINNER:
HMG Creative

Rocksauce Studios vs. Alamo Drafthouse
WINNER:
Rocksauce Studios

sitegoals™ vs Workhorse
WINNER:
sitegoals™

Infamous Brewing vs BuildASign
WINNER:
Infamous Brewing

Offers.com vs sitegoals™
WINNER:
sitegoals™

Point, Snap, Shoot

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