Startup Grind 2014


Speakers Lineup

Reid Hoffman Greylock Partners  

Ben Horowitz Andreesen Horowitz  

Aileen Lee Cowboy Ventures  

MC Hammer  

Scott Cook Intuit  

Jessica Livingston Y Combinator  

Steve Blank Four Steps to the Epiphany  

Dave McClure 500 Startups  

Mike Maples Jr. FLOODGATE  

Danae Ringelmann Indiegogo  

Jessica Herrin Stella & Dot  

Jason Goldman Obvious Corporation  

Greg Tseng Tagged  

Victoria Ransom Wildfire  

Hosain Rahman Jawbone  

Alison Pincus One Kings Lane  

Mark Suster Upfront Ventures  

Megan Smith Google[x]  

George Zachary Charles River Ventures  

Kirsten Green Forerunner Ventures  

Angela Benton NewME Accelerator  

Jeff Clavier SoftTech VC  

Ann Miura-Ko FLOODGATE  

James Park Fitbit  

Alfred Lin Sequoia Capital  

Tony Conrad  

Deena Varshavskaya Wanelo  

Mike Abbott Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers  

Burton Goldfield TriNet  

David Eun Samsung  

Jay Simons Atlassian  

Sue Siegel GE Ventures  

TD Lowe EnovationNation  

Elizabeth McKee Gore United Nations Foundation  

Ryan Smith Qualtrics  

Mary Grove Google for Entrepreneurs  

Ben Rattray  

David Cohen Techstars  

Anamitra Banerji Foundation Capital  

Colleen Taylor TechCrunch  

Ryan Sweeney Accel Partners  

Shivani Garg Patel Samahope  

Charles Huang Guitar Hero, Green Throttle Games  

Perri Blake Gorman Archively  

Eric Ryan Method Products, Inc.  

Ido Leffler Yes To Carrots  

Jim Hornthal Zignal Labs  

Gil Elbaz Factual  

Michael Wood Smarty Ants  

Harry McCracken TIME  

Jay Marcyes FirstOpinion  


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Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. We host monthly events in more than 50 cities and 20 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 or follow us on twitter @StartupGrind.

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    The startup community as it was meant to be: collaborative, innovative, ambitious & supporting, all at once. Ringmaster Derek Anderson makes culture a first class product, while parading the greatest of the tech greats across his stage. If you missed his global conference this year, don't make the same mistake in 2015 - but don't wait: check out your local chapter to hold you over!

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