Co-Founders Wanted of Chicago

  • October 1, 2013 · 6:30 PM

The purpose of this in-person Meetup is to help you find a co-founder for your business or help you find a business to join as a co-founder. In the mean time, you should get started networking with potential co-founders by creating a free profile on

6:30 - 6:45: Attendees arrive and sign-in 
6:45 - 7:00: Brief introduction from CoFoundersLab 
7:00 - 7:45: Round table introductions 
7:45 - 9:00: General networking 
9:00: End of Meetup

Attend this event for free! Have you upgraded your CoFoundersLab profile to Pro Membership? A perk of being a Pro Member is free admission to this event. Once you've upgraded, simply click here to request a Complimentary Admission ticket.

Please note that we are charging for this Meetup in order to cover food/drinks cost and to maintain a high level of quality for our members. Pizza and light refreshments will be served.

Interested in sponsoring this event? Please fill out this Sponsorship Application.

Pre-Networking Homework:

To make the most of your time, please browse and filter by “Co-Founders Wanted - Chicago - Meetup” before attending. If you have not created a profile on or added Co-Founders Wanted of Chicago to your profile, please note that this is required in order for people to discover you before the event and seek you out during the networking portion of the event.

In addition to browsing, please post a short description under "join the conversation!" about your company and what you are looking for, so that members up this Meetup have a better idea of who to look for at the event. Don't forget to include your CoFoundersLab profile URL.

Share this event! Post this event on your social channels to help get the word out. Who knows who is in your network that might be the next co-founder in the group!

I'm looking for a #cofounder in #Chicago! Join me & @CoFoundersLab TUES 10/1 6:30-9:00PM @1871Chicago #cofounderevent

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  • Mark L.

    I came away with a lot of useful connections including a couple who I think will be ideal in taking things to the next level.

    3 · October 2, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Hello! My name is Alex Soble, and I'm building a web app to turn YouTube into a language-learning platform.

    September 30, 2013

  • Duane S.

    Hello, my name is Duane and I am attending another "Founders" meeting on Tuesday until 8-ish... But I hope to be at the next one and meet some of you!

    September 27, 2013

    • Duane S.

      I might be able to make it over there around 7:30ish...

      September 28, 2013

  • Ramon R.

    Hi, my name is Ramon, and I am a classically trained Brand Manager working on an idea about financial literacy for teenagers. I am especially interested in meeting some Developers and Designers who would love to be part of this adventure with me!

    September 25, 2013

  • Rob P.

    Hello, my name is Rob and I recently launched - matching making site for professionals looking to network. I'm looking for a co-founder to help me take the site to the next level.

    August 14, 2013

    • Rob P.

      Let me know if you are attending the event on October 1...I'll be there.

      September 18, 2013

    • Deon B.

      Looking forward to meeting all of you as we celebrate the first anniversary of CoFounders Wanted Chicago. It will be another great opportunity to meet other talented pros. Spread the word.

      September 22, 2013

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