Would you describe yourself more as a Hacker, Designer, Socialite, all, none?
None- try to understand each point of view.
What are you interested in getting out of the group?
Sharing best practices from the field.
How did you become aware of the lean startup method via Eric Ries, Steve Blank or Ash Maurya? Each provide an additional perspective on the basic method of Build, Measure, Learn..
I've read a little bit of Ries and Blank.
Interested in hardware startups and learning faster