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Hindsight 20/20: Tysons - Feat. Jonathon Perrelli (LifeFuels)

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Learn helpful tips and gain inspiration from successful founders at our monthly Hindsight 20/20 breakfast speaker series. For November's series, we’re excited to feature Jonathon Perrelli, CEO and Co-founder of LifeFuels (https://www.lifefuels.co/), a health technology company devoted to bringing responsive intelligence to nutrition and hydration management. We'll learn about Jonathon's experiences, from the daunting challenges to lessons learned. Jonathon will share advice for fellow entrepreneurs and founders.

The talk will be moderated by Shana Glenzer, CMO at MakeOffices, founder of DCFemTech (https://dcfemtech.github.io/index.html), and DC Tech Meetup (http://www.meetup.com/DC-Tech-Meetup/) organizer.

Agenda:
8:30AM - 8:45AM - Breakfast
8:45AM - 9:15AM - Introduction/Moderated Session
9:15AM - 9:30AM - Q/A with Audience
9:30AM- 10:00AM - Close (Sponsors, Networking)

Complimentary breakfast will be served. This is event is FREE and open to the public.

Hindsight 20/20 is hosted and sponsored by MakeOffices, creator of productive, collaborative coworking communities where the workplace meets the sharing economy.

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About Jonathon Perrelli:
CURRENTLY CEO OF LIFEFUELS
Jonathon Perrelli is CEO and Co-Founder of his seventh startup venture, LifeFuels (lifefuels.co), where the mission is to help people find their fuel. Over his twenty-year career, Jonathon has sold five of his previous six companies. His most recent success was the 2014 sale of SecureForce, a cyber security firm that he founded in Washington, DC where he served as CEO and Chairman.

INVESTOR AND FILMMAKER
As an early-stage technology investor, Jonathon founded Fortify Ventures (Fortify.vc) in 2011 and invested in over 50 early stage and emerging technology companies. He has served as a member of the Board of Directors of over a dozen private and one publicly traded company. He co-created the pitch event series ‘Distilled Intelligence’ and co-founded ‘The Fort’ which was Washington DC’s first tech accelerator. While operating The Fort, Jonathon teamed with story teller and Director Justin Gutwein to create ‘Startupland’ a documentary and educational series abut the five companies in the second class of The Fort. Startupland has premiered in over 75 countries since March of 2014 and the team has developed an online curriculum which is now available for entrepreneurs and educators.

About MakeOffices:
MakeOffices creates productive, collaborative coworking communities where the workplace meets the sharing economy. We understand what it is like to be a startup with a tight budget, or a passionate entrepreneur leading a small business with no interest in committing to a multi-year lease in a traditional corporate environment. Home to amazing small businesses, entrepreneurs, and innovation-focused teams from Fortune 500s, our communities are designed for companies looking for simple workplace solutions to get serious work done. MakeOffices operates ten locations across Chicago, Philadelphia, and the Washington, DC metro area as of November 2016 with seven more under construction. For additional information, visit www.makeoffices.com.