Hiremedirect.com owned by Patty McGoldrick was chosen out of 300 women owned companies to make a pitch to an investor in the back of an Uber car in New Haven Connecticut this month. Only 150 businesses competed in the semi-finals however HMD did not make it we did in fact enjoy the experience and made lot’s of contacts and investors! “Patty says, it was very exciting and according to our investor Maryann Rooke, she said “I think you have something here”! Of course we do. The audio visual industry is a 91 billion dollar industry. I believe there is 30,000 freelance technicians working in this field everyday around the country. We will continue to work on our OnDemand audio visual staffing platform to make it even more user friendly and to continue to enhance the experience you get when booking freelance live event technicians through this site!