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The Startup Funding & Traction Network brings together aspiring and experienced tech entrepreneurs to discuss, meet, and collaborate to build great new startups, and to push the local startup ecosystem forward.

This group hosts numerous free events throughout the year where you can learn the best practices of starting a company from people who have been there and done that. You’ll have the opportunity to meet local founders and investors, exchange ideas with experts, get feedback on your idea, participate in startup workshops, and more.

Typical startup event topics include:
• Coming up with a strong startup idea
• Startup legal basics
• How to pitch your startup
• Starting a company without quitting your day job
• How to raise funding for your startup
• And much more!

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Upcoming events (1)

9 Week Guide to Launch a Startup to $1MM ARR with Trevor Longino (Online)

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In his career, Trevor Longino (Founder of CrowdTamers.com and top global FI Mentor) has launched over 50 startups, taking a dozen from $0 to over $2MM in annual recurring revenue (ARR) in the last decade alone. On this live online workshop, Trevor will outline a structured 9-week process to find your most profitable target audience, craft a perfect value proposition for that audience, and identify your best online marketing channel. This interactive event will start with a presentation and end with a lengthy Q&A period, so come with your growth questions!

>>> This is an interactive, live online event. To access the event, RSVP at https://fi.co/startupwebinar/14567

>> About the Speaker: Trevor Longino

Trevor Longino is a marketer, writer, speaker, founder, and growth thinker. He's launched 50 startups, mentored about 200 more, taught thousands, and launched 12 startups from $0 to $2MM+ in ARR over the last decade, including Unito.io, Gog.com, Kontakt.io, and ThePrizeFactory.com.
With 20+ years of experience in marketing and leadership in startups, he brings a wealth of knowledge in marketing best practices, building and leading teams, and market positioning. He founded CrowdTamers.com more than a decade ago and has been a consultant at companies all over the world, helping them grow. Current clients are based out of Toronto, Montreal, Warsaw, Amman (Jordan), London, Tel Aviv, and San Francisco.
Trevor has taught marketing, branding, growth, and revenue to more than a thousand startups at accelerators all over Europe and North America.
Trevor is from Florida in the United States, but moved to Poland in 2010 and lived there for 7 years. He's traveled to 27 different countries and eaten a bunch of things that he probably shouldn't have. He's now a resident of Montreal, Canada.

Father of 3 children (William (6 years old), Elizabeth, and Evelyn (2 years old)) and married for 20 years to his college sweetheart Eleanor. For fun in the copious free time he has between running a global growth marketing agency and raising 3 kids, he plays banjo and is writing several business books.

>>> This is an interactive, live online event. To access the event, RSVP at https://fi.co/startupwebinar/14567

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