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Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. We host monthly events in 400 cities and 120 countries featuring successful local founders, innovators, & investors.

The monthly events are open to anyone interested or involved in startups and there are no annual or membership fees.

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Upcoming events (1)

Startup Grind hosts Adrian Wills

GridAKL

THIS IS A PAID EVENT - PURCHASE YOUR TICKET IN THE LINK BELOW https://www.startupgrind.com/events/details/startup-grind-auckland-presents-startup-grind-hosts-adrian-wills/ Come join us for the first Startup Grind Auckland event of the year! Adrian has been working in the NZ Tech industry for more than 10 years and been lucky enough to work for and with some great NZ startups. After getting involved in opening a bar in 2015, he’s gone on to create Trickle - a Tap Management and Monitoring system for venues that serve beer on tap and helps owners reduce wastage. They've helped change 4,884 taps and pour 969,994 beers and counting... If you interested in hearing first hand from Adrian about being a technical founder, innovating in the hospitality space, running a hardware startup, or the best spot in Auckland to get a beer - this event is for you. Agenda 6:00 PM: Networking over pizza/beverages 6:45 PM: Fireside Chat 7:45 PM: More networking --- Speaker Adrian Wills - Trickle (Founder) Founder of Trickle - a Tap Management and Monitoring system for venues that serve beer on tap and helps owners reduce wastage. Hosted By Eva Perrone, Auckland Co-Director I'm the Startup Hub Manager at GridAKL / Lysaght, which is in Auckland's Innovation Precinct in Wynyard Quarter. The Hub is home to a tech cafe, coworking space and a programme full of events - that collectively aim to support, connect, upskill and showcase Auckland's entrepreneurial ecosystem. Shane O'Connell, Chapter Director Shane is an entrepreneur and business development specialist working with Pixel Fusion who acquired Summer of Dev which he co-founded in 2012. When Shane’s not focused on Pixel Fusion, he is building his fourth start-up Haggle and is an advisor to Night District. Shane is also the Auckland Chapter Director for Startup Grind which is a global monthly meet-up series backed by Google for Entrepreneurs. Caique Caleiro, Photographer --- Global Partner Google for Startups (https://startup.google.com) Google is committed to empowering entrepreneurs around the world through programs, partnerships, and our products. Sponsorss MYOB (https://www.myob.com/nz) As New Zealand’s largest accounting solutions provider, MYOB are committed to helping your start-up business achieve your goals. If you want to conquer the world, or perhaps your small place in it, we have the tools, information and technology to get your ideas up and running. Pixel Fusion (https://pixelfusion.co.nz/) Pixel Fusion are an industry-leading **digital strategy and product development **studio. Their niche is they partner to develop start-ups and enterprise clients alike, by building successful digital platforms; founded in research, design, engineer and strategy. Partners almighty (https://drinkalmighty.com/) We're Almighty. We make juices in New Zealand from some of the world's best organic fruit and veggies including carrots from Timaru, blackcurrants from Canterbury, turmeric from Fiji and apples from John Bostock in Hawkes Bay. Almighty is all about people, place and produce. We contribute 3c from every bottle plus volunteers to help build veggie gardens in schools and teach kids to cook fresh lunches (that they actually want to eat!). Shake well, do good. Garage Project (http://www.garageproject.co.nz) A brewery in Wellington, NZ. Our aim is to make unique and beautiful beers. We like pushing boundaries, reinterpreting styles and challenging what beer can be. Co.Starters (http://www.aut.ac.nz/community/Co.Starters@AUT) AUT is pleased to bring you CO.STARTERS@AUT, a nine-week programme that equips aspiring entrepreneurs with the insights, relationships, and tools needed to take the next step. Mum's Garage (https://www.mumsgarage.com/) Mum’s Garage is a community and learning platform for teaching people how to start and grow companies. Our focus is on pre-seed development, which means taking people from an idea to a business with paying customers and momentum. We do this to help people create work that’s meaningful and develop uniquely valuable solutions to significant problems. Kea (https://www.keanewzealand.com/) Kea leverages a global network of 500,000 Kiwis to connect NZ businesses to global New Zealanders, helping them break into new markets. With a network of industry experts around the world, we’re making sure no Kiwi has to make a cold call. Whatever stage your business is at, whatever kind of advice you’re looking for, New Zealand’s borderless nation is ready to help. We’ll find the right people for you to talk to so you can get your business to the next step. GridAKL (http://www.gridakl.com/) GridAKL is Auckland's Precinct for Innovative, ambitious companies. --- Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. We host monthly events in more than 500 cities and 125+ countries featuring successful local founders, innovators, educators and investors who share personal stories and lessons learned on the road to building great companies. Our monthly fireside chat interviews, startup mixers and annual conferences provide ample opportunities to connect with amazing startups and the people behind them, tap into a strong support network, form meaningful connections and gain inspiration for the startup journey ahead. For more information visit StartupGrind.com (https://www.startupgrind.com/) or follow us on twitter @StartupGrind (https://twitter.com/StartupGrind). --- THIS IS A PAID EVENT - PURCHASE YOUR TICKET IN THE LINK BELOW https://www.startupgrind.com/events/details/startup-grind-auckland-presents-startup-grind-hosts-adrian-wills/

Past events (42)

Startup Grind Auckland Christmas Summer Party

BizDojo Ponsonby

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