Past Meetup

Find Co-Founders, Advisers & Investors with Jessica Hardwick

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The Wash Bar

11 North Bank Street, The Mound · Edinburgh

How to find us

Upstairs in the Party Room!

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Come along for an exciting, dynamic and inspiring entrepreneurial event with an exclusive Fireside Chat with American Serial Entrepreneur Jessica Hardwick in the Wash Bar at 6:30pm on Wednesday 24th October.

Hangout with like-minded Entrepreneurs and Startup Founders from around the world and meet people to help build your startup or even find a startup to join as a CoFounder, Investor, Mentor, Adviser or Intern.

- Share startup war stories
- Gain information on funding opportunities
- Discover ways to increase your chances of success

You will also have an opportunity to tell the group what your idea is and ask for help in finding cofounders, funding or support.

18:30 Check-In

19:00 Fireside chat and discussion with Jessica Hardwick

19:30 'Get up and Pitch' and Ask for CoFounders, Advice or Funding

20:00 Meetup Melee (talk to potential cofounders, people you can help)

21:30 End of Meetup

Bring a friend or two!

See you soon

The League of Entrepreneurs Edinburgh Meetup Team


Jessica has had remarkable success as a startup signing up big customers and revolutionizing their digital strategies.

A natural leader and team builder, Jessica created and ran two companies staffed by equity-only employees;, an online pop culture magazine that was among the first to match advertising to content, and, an online barter site that generated over 3 million listings and 180,000 registered users through the use of grassroots marketing strategies.

She later started, a consulting firm with an emphasis on Digital Marketing. As a consultant, Jessica spent 10+ years managing key projects for clients that included Fox Interactive Media, Reuter’s, Crain Communications and Cedars Sinai Medical Center.

Jessica has recently moved from the US to Edinburgh and is excited to be visiting the League of Entrepreneurs Meetup 😊


About the organisers of The League of Entrepreneurs Edinburgh

The League of Entrepreneurs Edinburgh was Founded in April 2015 by James Shoemark and Michael Clouser who are the CoFounders at

James Shoemark is the CoFounder/CEO at the The Startup Race where entrepreneurs get investment without having to pitch or write a business plan.

Ever read Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill? James has been running mastermind groups for Edinburgh Entrepreneurs since 2010

Want to try it out and discover how it can help you achieve your goals? Get a discounted ticket here:

Michael Clouser is a Serial Entrepreneur and CoFounder himself. A former venture capitalist in the US, Mike was also with the Edinburgh-Stanford Link and co-founded the Edinburgh Entrepreneurship Club (E-Club). He also organized and coordinated the Scotland-Silicon Valley Link.


Want to help us form strong CoFounding Teams in Edinburgh by sponsoring our events?

You can then:

• Display your company banner and literature at our events

• Pitch your services to all the Entrepreneurs in the room

• Be recommended to our online community

• Follow up with potential customers

• Sign more business

Please email [masked] today to discuss it further