Startup Grind Austin Hosts Mike Maples, Sr (Investor and Rancher)

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Mike Maples, Sr, Investor and Rancher

Mike Maples Sr. is an investor and rancher. Maples worked at Microsoft from 1988 until 1995 inside the Office of the President and as Executive Vice President of the Worldwide Products Group. Mike worked as director of software strategy at IBM before joining Microsoft. He is a director of NetIQ, Lexmark, and Sonic restaurants. Mike Maples raises exotic deer and antelope on his 1,500-acre Texas ranch.

 

 

Agenda

6:00 Networking and Food
7:00 Fireside Chat
8:00 Networking

 

Hosted By Andi Gillentine, Director of Startup Grind

Andi is the cofounder and head of operations and algorithm development at Whit.li. She has a Mathematics degree from Bryn Mawr College and a Masters degree in Epidemiology from the University of Texas.
Email: [masked]

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What is Startup Grind?

Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. We host monthly events in more than 35 cities and 15 countries featuring successful local founders, innovators, educators and investors who share personal stories and lessons learned on the road to building great companies. Our monthly fireside chat interviews, startup mixers and annual conferences provide ample opportunities to connect with amazing startups and the people behind them, tap into a strong support network, form meaningful connections and gain inspiration for the startup journey ahead. For more information visit StartupGrind.com or follow us on twitter @StartupGrind.

 

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  • Gordon W.

    Great! Lots of wisdom from a software warrior.

    July 29, 2013

  • Andrew F.

    It was a wonderful opportunity to hear Mike Maples speak and meet him in person.

    July 29, 2013

  • gia

    wow, i knew emu ranching would pay off more than software!

    July 28, 2013

  • Denise A.

    Have to go out of town due to a death in the family. See you next month.

    July 28, 2013

  • Mark S.

    Hope to meet like minded people involved in start ups. Looking to mentor and invest in a new venture.

    June 23, 2013

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