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How To Wait: A Counterintuitive Lesson For Entrepreneurs w/ Frank Partnoy

Join us September 19 when we welcome Frank Partnoy, author of Wait: The art of Science and Delay. He is one of the world's leading experts on the complexities of modern finance and financial market regulation. He worked as a derivitives structurer at Morgan Stanley and CS First Boson during the mid-1990s and wrote F.I.A.S.C.O.: Blood in the Water on Wall Street, a best-selling book about his experiences there.


THIS IS A PAID EVENT.  Purchase tickets here.


6:00 - Networking and Pizza

7:00 - Fireside Chat

8:00 - Questions and More Networking


Startup Grind is an event series and website designed to help educate, inspire, and connect local entrepreneurs.  Each month we welcome an amazing speaker who shares their story with our community and tells us what worked, what didn't, and what they'll do differently next time.  It's an amazing opportunity to learn from the best, network with other members of the startup community, and improve your chances of entrepreneurial success.

For more information visit or follow us on twitter @StartupGrind.




Blake Baxter - Director of Startup Grind San Diego

Blake Baxter is a project manager for Income Inc. and is developing financial and organizational tools for new enterpreneurs on their company website,  He is trilingual in English, Spanish and Portuguese, and loves surfing almost as much as he loves entrepreneurship.  After living abroad for many hears he has managed to return home to the neighborhood he grew up in and is currently based out of Cardiff-By-The-Sea, California.

Email:  [masked] | Twitter: @bbaxter02


Bret Fredrickson - Co-Director of Startup Grind San Diego

Bret Fredrickson is a Marketer at, Organizer at, and Founder at SoftSkate.  He is interested in expanding his networking adn growing the startup community in San Diego.  Dreamers and Doers Unite!

Email:  [masked] | Twitter: @bretcarl








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  • Christian G.

    Bought his book before the event was over for the kindle.

    September 20, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    Super interesting guy, verrrry smart! Gave me a lot to think about.

    September 19, 2012

  • David

    Looks like the correct address is:
    101 W Broadway
    San Diego, CA 92101

    September 19, 2012

  • David

    Where is this event being held? It seems the meetup site has used the date of the event to map the place as 9 19th St...

    1 · September 19, 2012

  • Kyle M. P.

    I wish I could make it. (Will be out of town). Professor Partnoy is fantastic -- this is a talk worth attending!

    August 29, 2012

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