NJ Tech Meetup 34 (Hoboken) w/ David Kidder

Feature Speaker: David Kidder, founder, author.  Full bio below and more at www.thestartupplaybook.com

Topic: The Startup Playbook

Schedule:
6:45 (sharp!) - 7:20: Speed Networking
7:30-8:15 Welcome/Startups present
8:15-9: Feature speaker/q&a
9+: Closing remarks/head to Trinity (local bar) with food/drink specials ($3 draughts, $5 pizza/wings)

Startups:
zenmenu

square1

yaphie

Free Parking: For this event, we have arranged for you to be able to park at Stevens for free after 6 pm!  Parking entrance is located under the Babbio Building.  That's the glass sided bldg along Sinatra Dr after 4th St. If you come in via 5th street go all the way to the end, down the hill and make a left under Babbio (the glass building), into the parking lot. 1st come 1st served in that lot.  Anyone who does not find parking may use the River lot directly across the street from Babbio Parking lot.

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Stevens students/faculty free (Stevens students/faculty RSVP here)

More on David: David S. Kidder is an entrepreneur with a wide range of marketing and technology expertise focused on social, mobile, and search advertising and product development. David is the co-founder and CEO of Bionic, an enterprise accelerator platform. Prior to Bionic, David served as the co-founder and CEO of Clickable, an online advertising software as a service (acquired by Syncapse). Prior to Clickable, Kidder co-founded SmartRay Network, a mobile advertising pioneer (acquired by LifeMinders), and Net-X, a web-authoring platform (acquired by Target Vision). Kidder is a graduate of the Rochester Institute of Technology, and received ID Magazine's International Design Award and Ernst and Young's Entrepreneur of the Year Award in 2008. David is an active angel investor through his fund, Alt Option Return, is a founding member of the The Acumen Fund One Percent Fund, and serves on the National Board of the Smithsonian. He is the creator and co-author of the two-time New York Times bestselling five book series, The Intellectual Devotional, published by Rodale. His latest book The Startup Playbook, was released in January 2013, published by Chronicle Books. He lives in Westchester County, New York, with his wife and three sons.

 

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  • James N.

    I took some notes of David's talk and blogged them at the following location if you'd like to see a brief summary: http://www.kenovatech.com/blog/about-david-kiddlers-book-the-startup-playbook/

    1 · March 18, 2013

    • Jacqueline T.

      James, thank you. much appreciated:)

      March 18, 2013

    • James N.

      Thank you, you're very welcome

      March 18, 2013

  • prakash T.

    Nice.

    March 18, 2013

  • James N.

    Great as usual

    March 15, 2013

  • Ashish S.

    Excellent

    March 15, 2013

  • Don N.

    All around great--enjoyed the pitches, David's presentation was awesome, and congratulations again, Aaron!

    1 · March 15, 2013

  • Charlie F.

    Great speakers, high energy level and a great balance of intimacy, love of product, and critical mass which left NY Tech Meetup eons ago.

    1 · March 15, 2013

  • Shari P.

    Excellent. He really tells it like it is or is not!

    March 15, 2013

  • Ray H.

    As always I enjoyed the meet up. D Kidder was an excellent speaker!

    March 15, 2013

  • Luke K.

    Awesome keynote.

    1 · March 15, 2013

  • Christine C.

    Awesome-ness per the usual. Feeling so inspired by David Kidder!! If you are an NJ Tech Gal, join our awesome group @ www.meetup.com/njtechgals. Heidi Messer coming to speak at our next meetup! See you all next month! :)

    2 · March 15, 2013

  • Vibhor

    Kidder was amazing!!! Good thoughts. Some of which I could relate with. Good connecting with you all.

    2 · March 15, 2013

  • Bill H.

    Great startups. Kidder was excellent.

    1 · March 14, 2013

  • Jacqueline T.

    Simply OUTSTANDING. The best networking entrepreneurial event I have ever attended.

    2 · March 14, 2013

  • Danielle

    great insights by David Kidder

    1 · March 14, 2013

  • Joe G.

    Awesome, as always. Kidder was fantastic.

    2 · March 14, 2013

  • Richard J.

    Web & Mobile Development, Strategy Consulting AND a free beer from your friends at Ploonky.com....yep, that was me

    1 · March 14, 2013

  • Bari G.

    Stuck at work won't be able to make it - please give my spot to someone!

    March 14, 2013

  • Dave H.

    If driving to Hoboken try to avoid rt 139. It's a parking lot right now.

    March 14, 2013

  • Gary

    Congratulations Aaron!

    March 14, 2013

  • Laurie P.

    Conflict arose. Can't be there. Please give my seat to someone else.

    March 14, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    My stevens email is [masked]. I am out of town and not able to go this time. Thanks!

    March 14, 2013

  • Kristen

    Looks like I won't make it to the meetup tonight because of work...Enjoy tonight!

    March 14, 2013

  • Kristen

    Looks like I won't make it to the meetup tonight because of work...Enjoy tonight!

    March 14, 2013

  • Aaron P.

    All, no need to announce that you can't make it tonight, here. Just update your rsvp. That's what counts. Again, we appreciate everyone being so attentive to it. Also, our videographer had a last minute cancellation. Can anyone video tonight? If so, will comp you tonight and to future events.

    March 14, 2013

    • Aaron P.

      Me. Just bring whatever equipment u have. Thx! Tripod if you have it.

      March 14, 2013

    • Krishna M.

      I have Digital Video Camera and plus DSLR Camera also. See you there.

      March 14, 2013

  • Dominic R.

    Please give my spot to someone. Will have to be in a meeting later. Apologies.

    March 14, 2013

  • Jessy D.

    Sorry..cannot attend.... due to work...

    March 14, 2013

  • Mark L.

    Sorry, but work is going to keep me away. Please give me spot to someone.

    March 14, 2013

  • Chris W.

    Unfortunately I can't make it tonight- hope someone can use my spot

    March 14, 2013

  • Jacqueline T.

    My guest is unable to make it this evening.

    March 14, 2013

  • Howard O.

    Although I regret not getting to congratulate Aaron in person, I have a conflict tonight. Have a great meetup!

    March 14, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Not feeling well at all, currently harboring a fever.

    March 13, 2013

  • Aaron P.

    Free parking for this event under the Babbio bldg. Details have been added to the event description (above).

    2 · March 13, 2013

  • Krishna M.

    I am looking for few interns who have .net or PHP with AJAX experience and later to join the team. Please reach out to me or speak with me tomorrow.

    March 13, 2013

  • CJ P.

    Can no longer make it tonight, but enjoy the event for those that can.

    March 13, 2013

  • Nicholas R.

    Urgent matter came up. I'm upset I'm missing Mr. Kidder but at least someone else can take my place. Enjoy. Oh and congrats to Aaron!

    March 13, 2013

  • Wilber H.

    Sorry; can't make it.

    March 13, 2013

  • Lakshmi

    Sorry have to cancel due to a logistical issue.

    March 13, 2013

  • Erik D.

    Surprise business trip.

    March 12, 2013

  • Christine C.

    Can't wait! woot woot. NJ Tech Gals next event is up. Only 30 tixx available. Join our group and next meetup (with Heidi Messer) here: http://www.meetup.com/njtechgals/events/108819552/

    March 12, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Attending!

    2 · March 11, 2013

  • Zahra A.

    Sorry I can't make it this time. Enjoy!

    March 11, 2013

  • Arun P.

    We are a high tech developer of mobile asset solutions. We are looking for out of box thinkers for internship and later join our team. If you are looking for marketing, .NET development and electrical engineering experience we can provide platform to launch your career and grow with us. We are located in Cranbury, NJ. Check us out at www.assetor.net

    March 10, 2013

  • Arun P.

    Please add me to the waitlist. [masked]

    March 10, 2013

  • Peter J D.

    Hi folks! I plan to be in attendance and will be looking to talk to folks seeking summer computer science interns. I have a ton of kids (The College of New Jersey) who live in the north and north-central NJ areas who are looking for summer work (both for credit and just as a summer job). Please look to connect with me if you are looking for students.

    1 · March 7, 2013

    • Nehal S.

      My startup is looking for interns with Java and SQL expertise. I also need someone with HTML5, CSS3 and JQuery expertise. Do you know of someone with those skillsets?

      March 7, 2013

    • Peter J D.

      Nehal, We may have students interested, but for summer positions it depends on where they live and where you work. If you can't make the meetup, please email me with a job posting that I can share with the students: depasqua [at] tcnj [dot] edu. Thanks.

      March 8, 2013

  • Rennie F.

    Last minute business trip scheduled Wed thru Fri. Looking forward to the next Meetup.

    March 7, 2013

  • Christine C.

    Looking forward to this meetup, as always! Anddddd, NJ Tech Gals is announcing our next meetup manana. Stay tuned and save the date for March 27th. You will not want to miss this one!!! If you are not in NJ Tech Gals and would like to join our awesome group, please do so here: meetup.com/njtechgals (only for the ladies, sorry fellas)

    1 · March 7, 2013

  • Dominique T.

    Woooooooooot

    March 6, 2013

  • Jesse L.

    Bummed to miss this session

    February 26, 2013

  • Marco G.

    Is Sales and Marketing Success a problem in your business?

    February 26, 2013

    • Marco G.

      i know right ... i was trying to be cleaver... i am actually not looking for business, as you know i do not charge for my time... i was interested in peoples experiences with Sales and Marketing efforts... but either way you are right sounds SPAMMY...

      February 26, 2013

    • Aaron P.

      marco is a good guy and im just giving him a hard time for missing the mark a little on this one. he's a real dude who actually attends the meetups. not a spammer. if you need sales and marketing help, or want his (valuable) opinion, contact him directly via www.marcogiunta.com

      1 · February 26, 2013

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