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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).

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Kickstarter and Dinosaurs? A Fireside Chat with Jamie Grove, Co-Founder of Mini

THIS IS A PAID EVENT - PURCHASE YOUR TICKET IN THE LINK BELOW https://www.startupgrind.com/events/details/startup-grind-fairfax-county-presents-kickstarter-and-dinosaurs-a-fireside-chat-with-jamie-grove-co-founder-of-mini-museum/ About Mini Museum Billions of years of real history in a compact form, the Mini Museum is a handcrafted collection designed to last for generations. Originally conceived by inventor Hans Fex as a way to share his life-long love of history and science, the Mini Museum became a phenomenon in 2014 and has raised $4,000,0000 from thousands of backers through Kickstarter in more than 120 countries around the world. More details about the Mini Museum can be found at minimuseum.com (https://minimuseum.com/). --------------------------- About Jamie Grove Jamie is a recovering marketing executive who hopes that one day he can just write long-winded books and take pictures of beautiful people, amazing creatures, and fascinating places. Until that magical day comes, he is very happy to be the Co-Founder and General Manager at Mini Museum. When he's not preparing dinosaur skin or fragments Martian lava, Jamie handles most aspects of the day-to-day business. Prior to Mini Museum, Jamie was the Vice President of Evil Schemes and Nefarious Plans (aka Marketing) at ThinkGeek during a period of super intense growth. He also spent many years as the head of eCommerce for Highlights for Children, the nation’s oldest and most beloved children’s magazine. Agenda 6:30 PM: Food, Drink and Friends 7:15 PM: Fireside Chat with Jamie Grove, Cofounder of MiniMuseum 8:00 PM: More food, drink and talks about fossils and crowdfunding! --- Speaker Jamie Grove - Mini Museum (Co-Founder) Jamie is a recovering marketing exec who hopes that one day he can just write long-winded books and take pictures of beautiful people, amazing creatures, and fascinating places. Until that magical day comes, he is very happy to be the CoFounder and General Manager at Mini Museum. When he's not preparing dinosaur skin or fragments Martian lava, Jamie handles most aspects of the day-to-day business. Hosted By Susan King Glosby, Fairfax County Director Dan Woerheide, Founder + CEO + Veteran I help small business leaders confidently and clearly communicate their purpose. As a military veteran, I enjoy working with other veterans and small teams in the Personal, Professional and Financial Services markets. I am results oriented, focused, integrity driven and passionate about other success. As a business owner, I enjoy building community relationships and extend the offer to learn more about you and your business. I am a father of girls and carry the "Cheer Dad" title with pride. Call or email: (571)[masked] / [masked] / www.coachdanw.com Vanessa Skyrmes, Community 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. Partner WorkAway Solutions LLC (http://workawaysolutions.com) The only coworking space serving Burke, Annandale, and North Springfield. Coworking, event space and single office spaces available. --- 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-fairfax-county-presents-kickstarter-and-dinosaurs-a-fireside-chat-with-jamie-grove-co-founder-of-mini-museum/

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