Next Meetup

Blind Spots and Building a Funding Strategy w/ Speaker Alan Kraus
We typically get so many questions from our audience about getting Startup investment so we wanted to bring you one of the top experts in Philly region. Alan Kraus will be the Featured Speaker for our Meetup on May 23rd. He worked at Ben Franklin Technology Partners for over 18 years and was the Director of Investments in Information Technology. His over 200+ investments in 130+ Seed and Early Stage companies went on to raise over $300M and got acquired for over $650M. He recently started his own firm, called Blind Spot Strategy, and is one of the top experts in our region in helping Technology Founders and their teams build and execute their funding strategies to grow their companies. He also provides CEO/CXO Roundtables and can can serve as part-time or interim CFO or COO. He will be speaking about “Blind Spots and Building a Funding Strategy" and discussing his experience when someone is looking for seed and early stage funding. Here’s the agenda for the Meetup: - 5.45 - 6.30: Open Networking - 6.30 - 7.30: Featured Speaker Alan Kraus - “Blind Spots and Building a Funding Strategy" - 7.30 - 8.30: Open Networking Our Meetup is bring sponsored by Ipsum Clinical and PhillyTech. Michael Hoey - Founder, CTO, Head of Engineering and Delivery - Ipsum Clinical Michael Bertoni - Founder, CTO, SVP-Business Development & Project Management - PhillyTech They have partnered together to provide expert services to the Tech, Software, HealthTech and MedTech industries. - Engineering & Business Development Staffing and Recruiting (FT, Contract, Contract to Hire) - Custom Software, Web, Data & Mobile App Design and Development - Business Development, Sales, Lead Generation & Coaching You can learn more about them and set up a free consultation by going here -

WeWork 1601 Market

1601 Market Street · Philadelphia

What we're about

This is a group for anyone interested or involved with Software, HealthTech, Technology and Tech / Software Startups. The main goal of this group is to be a valuable resource for the members.

Each member will have the opportunity to tell their story, who they are looking to connect with and where they need help. Members will look to help other members succeed and grow professionally and personally. We will be showcasing local Philadelphia regional founders, entrepreneurs, companies, provide networking opportunities, food and drinks.

We will be running our events from WeWork, who's the industry leader in Co-Working and collaborative workspace, located at 1601 Market Street, Philadelphia on the 19th and 20th floors.

Sponsors for our Meetups include:

• PhillyTech, LLC. ( - PhillyTech has over 20 years of experience and is focused on working with the Tech, Software and HealthTech markets and provides industry leading People, Product and Profitability Solutions.

Set up a Free Consultation with Founder & CTO, Michael C. Bertoni (

• Source Meridian, Inc. ( - Focused on working with the Tech, Software and HealthTech markets and provides industry leading Software Development and Engineering Services.

Set up a Free Consultation with Founder & CTO, Mike Hoey (

• WeWork, Inc. ( - Industry leader in Co-working and Collaborative Workspace, with four locations in Philadelphia and 270+ locations worldwide.

Set up a Free Tour at WeWork and get access to Free Co-working days. (

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