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RALEIGH, N.C. – Thirteen startups will participate in the “Demo Showcase” at the

The event is set for Nov. 4-5 in Raleigh. The second annual event will features speakers from some 75 companies.

The presenting firms:

• BestThinking – www.bestthinking.com

• Creative Allies – www.creativeallies.com

• Endavo Media – www.endavomedia.com

• Finagle – www.finagle.com

• Group Story – www.groupstory.com

• Khush – www.khu.sh

• MemberHub – www.memberhub.com

• Preation – www.preation.com

• SEO Tool – www.seotool.com

• Shoeboxed – www.shoeboxed.com

• Spreedly – www.spreedly.com

• Statsheet – www.statsheet.com

• TweetMyJobs – www.tweetmyjobs.com

Representatives from Google, Pandora, ESPN, Digg, AOL, Expedia, Microsoft, CBS Interactive, Technorati, LendingTree, Meebo, comScore, and Blogger are among panelists and speakers.