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Olympic Gold Medalist Jordyn Wieber
THIS IS A PAID EVENT - PURCHASE YOUR TICKET HERE ( Olympic Gold Medalist Jordyn Wieber Jordyn Wieber is an Olympic gold medalist and member of the U.S. Women’s Olympic Gymnastics team Fierce Five from the 2012 London Olympics. Jordyn is the 2011 all-around world champion and competed for the US Olympic team in 2012. During the 2012 Games, Jordyn was considered the confident and steady "lead off” gymnast for the U.S. team. She "set the table" for the rest of the American team during finals, posting consistent scores throughout. After the Olympics, Jordyn attended the University of California Los Angeles where she received a bachelors degree in Psychology. She currently serves as an assistant coach for the UCLA Gymnastics team and is an advocate for health and wellness. Agenda 6:30 pm Networking and Food 7:30 pm Fireside Chat 8:30 pm Networking Speaker Jordyn Wieber - Team USA Hosted By Joe Famalette, Los Angeles Director Joe Famalette has immersed himself into the entrepreneurial world from a young age. Joe is the founder and CEO of Bloon Studios, a company dedicated to helping online store owners, entertainers and businesses build their audience and customer base using social media marketing technology. Joe's team consists of software engineers working at Microsoft and a number of in-house marketing experts. Bloon Studios' clientele is spread throughout the world spanning a wide-range of industries. Driven and determined, Joe fought through the challenges that every new business leader faces when they set out to change the world. His journey led him to re-launch Startup Grind's Minneapolis chapter where he operated as the Director from March 2014 to August 2014. Now, Joe looks forward to bringing Startup Grind back to Los Angeles and it's booming community of entrepreneurs. Twitter: @JoeFamalette ( Sandra Lollino, Los Angeles Co-Director Sandra Lollino is a creative innovator and entrepreneur with a passion for serving the community. When she discovered Startup Grind LA in 2013, Sandra couldn’t resist the opportunity to help the entrepreneurial community and volunteered as the LA Community Manager. Sandra has successfully launched two boutique corporate event planning firms and an animal welfare nonprofit organization. With more than 25 years of business development, marketing, strategic planning and as an Independent Associate with LegalShield/IDShield, Sandra is committed to empowering small business owners, including commercial drivers, to succeed with a dedicated law firm of attorneys (like large businesses) on a small business budget. Her commitment of service extends to the community with identity theft education and protection. Sandra educates people so they understand how much damage can be caused by becoming a victim of identity theft. She shares ways to protect one’s identity and brings awareness to affordable resources of licensed investigators and attorneys available to monitor and restore personal identities along with any legal matters that may surface. Sandra’s passion to help animals is prevalent in her desire to service the community by allocating a portion of her business to benefit her clients’ choice of two pet charities. Email: Global Partner ( Google is committed to empowering entrepreneurs around the world through programs, partnerships, and our products. What is Startup Grind? Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. We host monthly events in more than 200 cities and 98 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 ( or follow us on twitter @StartupGrind (


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