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Keyvan Peymani, ICM Partners
Startup Grind Los Angeles is thrilled to host Keyvan Peymani, Managing Director of the Digital Strategy Division of ICM Partners! Join Startup Grind for a fireside chat that will explore the intersection of technology, entertainment, and investing in the digital sector. ICM Partners is one of the largest talent and literary agencies in the world, and they hired Keyvan to head up their recently formed Digital Strategy Division, which is tasked with expanding the agency's presence in the digital space and will target "the creation of new businesses and investments with long-term benefits." As head of digital strategy, Mr. Peymani’s focus is the expansion of the agency’s efforts across all aspects of the technology and digital sectors, bringing new opportunities to the agency and its clients, including the creation of businesses and investments with long-term benefits.
6:00 Networking and Food
7:00 Fireside Chat
Hosted By Sam Osborn, Director of Startup Grind Los Angeles
Sam Osborn is a Los Angeles based producer with a passion for the intersection of digital entertainment and technology. He has created content for networks including JASH, Havoc Television, This Week In, West Park Pictures and others. Sam is a graduate of USC’s Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism, a two-time College Television Award winner, and an avid surfer and waterman.
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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 50 cities and 20 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 (http://startupgrind.com) or follow us on twitter @StartupGrind (http://twitter.com/StartupGrind).