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The Igniter is a startup focused community in the Silicon Valley.

Do you have an idea for a startup, a stealth stage startup trying to network or well-funded startup trying to grow? Igniter community is for you. The Igniter is meant for entrepreneurs who want to grow their startup, learn about every aspect of business development, network with other like-minded founders and entrepreneurs in the Valley.

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This is an unofficial group not affiliated with Stanford and not restricted to Stanford students.

Join us at Web (http://ignitersv.com/) / Facebook (https://facebook.com/groups/ignitersv) / Twitter (http://www.twitter.com/vorkspace/) / Flickr (http://flickr.com/vorkspace) organized by Stanford Igniters

Upcoming events (1)

Communication Hacks for Entrepreneurs - TED Speaker (Stanford Ignite Lecturer)

RSVP for EARLY BIRD at https://jdschramm.eventbrite.com Communication Hacks for Entrepreneurs Spend an evening with Ignite lecturer JD Schramm learning (or reminding yourself about) ways to speak with conviction and write for impact. JD's captured much of what he teaches for Stanford Ignite in a new book, Communicate with Mastery, which a few lucky participants will get for free that night. About Speaker JD Scramm Founded and led the Mastery in Communication Initiative at Stanford’s Graduate School of Business, where he’s served as lecturer in Organizational Behavior since 2007. He helped grow the communication offerings at the GSB from none in 2007 to more than 20 sections of elective courses in the 2019. He co-founded the LOWKeynotes program, where students work with a professional communication coach to conceive, prepare, and deliver a nine-minute TED-like talk to a packed audience of their peers. He currently serves as the inaugural director of the King Global Leadership Program for the Knight-Hennessy Scholars at Stanford University while continuing to teach graduate communication courses. JD Schramm has spoken at TED and TEDx events and has coached scores of others to do the same. His writing has appeared in the Washington Post, the San Francisco Chronicle, the Huffington Post, and HBR Online. A sought-out speaker and trainer, he’s worked with firms and groups including the Aspen Institute Presidential Fellows for Community College Excellence, Qualtrics, YPO, Facebook, Breakline, Jane Street Financial, GenenTech, Ciena, AQR Capital, Adams Street Partners, and Google. JD is an active member of the LGBTQ community, particularly focused on inclusion efforts within higher education and communities of worship. He’s an advocate for suicide prevention, foster care services, and HIV/AIDS research. During the 2018–2019 school year he served as the faculty director for Columbia University’s Career Design Lab in San Francisco, an innovative West Coast presence for Columbia. Schramm holds his Ed.D. in higher education leadership from the University of Pennsylvania, his MBA from NYU’s Stern School of Business, and his BFA in theater from Emporia State University in Kansas. He and his husband, Rev. Ken Daigle, make their home in San Francisco raising three very active children. Our Host JJ Lake Business Center is a newly renovated co-working space located in Mountain View, Silicon Valley. We aim to foster innovation and growth through community events, partner collaborations, and global market access. We are happy to provide Igniters a 1-month free trial to test out the space, afterward a discounted price of Dedicated Desk at $450/month (Hot desk@$249/month), with a flexible month to month payment. Contact us at [masked] to learn more!

Past events (55)

Pitch Your Idea at Igniter Social with Roy Terry

JJ Lake Business Center

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