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Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. We host monthly events in 200 cities and 85 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 (2)

Fireside Chat with Joe Beard (Partner at Perot Jain)

Capital Factory + The DEC

THIS IS A PAID EVENT - PURCHASE YOUR TICKET IN THE LINK BELOW https://www.startupgrind.com/events/details/startup-grind-dallas-presents-fireside-chat-with-joe-beard-partner-at-perot-jain/ Joe Beard joined Perot Jain as a Partner in 2015. His career has spanned several different industries including investment banking, semiconductor manufacturing, the military and a few years as an entrepreneur. He spent several years advising CEOs on raising capital, strategy, and how to create maximum value out of M&A and IPO transactions. He is now focused on delivering the same sound advice and strategies to the Perot Jain portfolio. Who: Joe Beard, Partner at Perot Jain What: A seed and early stage venture capital firm Where: Capital Factory + The DEC (3102 Oak Lawn Ave. Suite 109, Dallas, TX 75219) When: May 22nd from 5:30pm-7:30pm What Else: Beats, Eats & Treats Provided Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. We host monthly events in more than 400 cities and 115 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 provides 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. Agenda 5:30 PM: Connecting, Food and Drinks 6:00 PM: Fireside Chat 6:30 PM: Networking --- Speaker Joe Beard - Perot Jain (Partner) Joe Beard joined Perot Jain as a Partner in 2015. His career has spanned several different industries including investment banking, semiconductor manufacturing, the military and a few years as an entrepreneur. Hosts Lee Blaylock - FIND A GAME (Founder and CEO) Camma Morgan - CAPITAL FACTORY (Events Manager) --- 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 Silicon Valley Bank (http://www.svb.com/) Provides diversified financial services to emerging growth and mature companies in the technology, life science, private equity and premium wine markets. Capital Factory + The DEC (https://www.capitalfactory.com/) Capital Factory is the center of gravity for entrepreneurs in Texas, the number one startup state in the U.S. We meet the best entrepreneurs in Texas and introduce them to their first investors, employees, mentors, and customers. The Dallas Entrepreneur Center (The DEC) is a 501c3 nonprofit that provides entrepreneurs with training, education, incubation, programs, events, promotion and access to capital. --- 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-dallas-presents-fireside-chat-with-joe-beard-partner-at-perot-jain/

Fireside Chat with Trey Bowles (Co-founder and Executive Chairman of The Dallas

THIS IS A PAID EVENT - PURCHASE YOUR TICKET IN THE LINK BELOW https://www.startupgrind.com/events/details/startup-grind-dallas-presents-fireside-chat-with-trey-bowles-co-founder-and-executive-chairman-of-the-dallas-entrepreneur-center/ Who: Trey Bowles, Co-founder and Executive Chairman of the Dallas Entrepreneur Center What: A central location for entrepreneurs to learn how to start, build, and grow businesses Where: Capital Factory + The DEC (3102 Oak Lawn Ave. Suite 109, Dallas, TX 75219) When: June 19th from 5:30pm-7:30pm What Else: Beats, Eats & Treats Provided Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. We host monthly events in more than 400 cities and 115 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 provides 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. Agenda 5:30 PM: Connecting, Food and Drinks 6:00 PM: Connecting, Food and Drinks 6:30 PM: Networking --- Speaker Trey Bowles - The DEC (Co-founder of The DEC) Trey Bowles is a serial entrepreneur, social capitalist, and educator. Trey cofounded the Dallas Entrepreneur Center (DEC), a central location for entrepreneurs to learn how to start, build and grow businesses through training, education, mentorship, promotion, and capital investment. Hosts Lee Blaylock - FIND A GAME (Founder and CEO) Camma Morgan - CAPITAL FACTORY (Events Manager) --- 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 Capital Factory + The DEC (https://www.capitalfactory.com/) Capital Factory is the center of gravity for entrepreneurs in Texas, the number one startup state in the U.S. We meet the best entrepreneurs in Texas and introduce them to their first investors, employees, mentors, and customers. The Dallas Entrepreneur Center (The DEC) is a 501c3 nonprofit that provides entrepreneurs with training, education, incubation, programs, events, promotion and access to capital. Silicon Valley Bank (http://www.svb.com/) Provides diversified financial services to emerging growth and mature companies in the technology, life science, private equity and premium wine markets. --- 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-dallas-presents-fireside-chat-with-trey-bowles-co-founder-and-executive-chairman-of-the-dallas-entrepreneur-center/

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