3 Rivers Venture Fair comes during drought in startup investment

By the time NoWait CEO Robb Meyer made his way to PNC Park on Wednesday for the 3 Rivers Venture Fair, he was on his third attempt to woo investors in three cities over two days.

He flew to Pittsburgh shortly after presenting the company’s app — which helps restaurants reach patrons via text message — to an angel investors group in New York. Mr. Meyer said meeting investors face-to-face during a time when funds available for startups seemed to be drying up was more than worth the two-day frantic rush.

Read more in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette