Startup Grind Silicon Valley Message Board › Ben Parr (Mashable), Jeff Clavier (investor), and Meetup's founder are coming!
Palo Alto, CA
Hope you had a great summer and lots of success with your startups and projects.
1. New Speakers - We're excited to announce the fall lineup of speakers for the Startup Grind! Please check your availability and RSVP. We're sure to have a packed house.
9/29 - Ben Parr, editor at Mashable and respected tech blogger.
11/7 - Jeff Clavier, premiere Silicon Valley Angel Investor (Twitter, Groupon, Mint, and others)
11/15 - Scott Heiferman, Meetup.com founder is flying via NYC for us! We're going to turn this into a town hall.
2. Startup Grind LA chapter - In other news we're announcing a new chapter of the Startup Grind in Los Angeles. It's being hosted at AOL's office in Beverly Hills. The first meetup features the founders of MOVIECLIPS.com will be on November 8. RSVP here.
3. Meet VC's and other VIPs - If you're looking to meet with people to significantly impact your business, then sign up for one of the Commonred VIP meetings. Here are some of the people you could meet with:
Spencer Tall, VC at Allegis Capital, investor in IMVU, E.piphany and others. He's been investing for 20-yrs. He knows his stuff.
Chris McCann, Founder of Startup Digest, Silicon Valley event and startup curator.
David Bradford, Former Chairman of Fusion-io, advisor at Omniture and SCP WW. One of the most connected people we've met.
Berrie Pelser, Early adopter and one of the #1 users on Empire Avenue, LinkedIn and Twitter. He's always looking for the next big thing to talk about.
See you next Thursday.
Derek and Spencer