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Meet Sezzle CEO, Charlie Youakim
THIS IS A PAID EVENT - PURCHASE YOUR TICKET IN THE LINK BELOW Swing by and meet the founder from Sezzle, Charlie Youakim. Sezzle is a Fintech company that allows uers on merchant sites to buy what they love at 0% interest splitting the retail purchase amount into 4 separate interest-free payments, spread over 6 weeks and without credit check. Sezzle is the hottest Fintech company in the Minneapolis/ St. Paul region having raised a total of $10.9M in funding over 2 rounds since April of this year. Agenda 5:00 pm: Meet & Greet the Founder 5:30 pm: Fireside Chat Starts 6:00 pm: FAQ's --- Speaker Charlie Youakim - Sezzle Inc. (CEO) My goal in business is to leverage my interests in technology and business strategy and my skills in management, leadership, business strategy and technological development to create great companies. These interests have led to where I am today, and Sezzle is the latest. Host Gregory Binsfeld - Startup Grind / Chapter Director (BRAKFAST.COM / CEO) --- Global Partner Google for Startups ( Google is committed to empowering entrepreneurs around the world through programs, partnerships, and our products. Local Sponsorss TECH{dot}MN ( We are a passionate group of technology enthusiasts on a mission to serve Minnesota's high tech ecosystem and the early stage ventures within it. Through a mix of unique audio / video features and written word, we create original Minnesota high tech news and curate relevant local news from outside sources. When combined with Minnesota's most comprehensive calendar of high tech/entrepreneur events, the deepest database of Minnesota high tech companies (including 200 +/- startups) and industry employment opportunities — the result is an exhaustive resource for those who care about what's happening in Minnesota's high tech community on a regular basis. TECHdotMN is a for-profit social venture, whereas a large percentage of gross revenues are donated to initiatives that aim to bridge the urban digital divide in Minnesota through BRIDGEdotMN. Google for Entrepreneurs ( As entrepreneurs, you build the future, grow your economies, and launch the next generation of innovative companies. We’re here to help you thrive. Softlayer Technologies Inc. ( The highest performing cloud infrastructure available. One platform that integrates and automates everything. Spaces North Loop ( Spaces North Loop is an inspiring coworking environment also offering flexible office space and meeting rooms, fit for any business. Situated in the city’s fastest growing community, Spaces is designed to fuel your creativity and spark collaboration. Connect with motivated entrepreneurs over a cup of coffee or a tasty lunch and discover new, exciting opportunities. Partner BRAKFAST ( is the first voice enabled subscription meal plan allowing companies to order and deliver a healthy power packed breakfast for their teams! --- 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 ( or follow us on twitter @StartupGrind ( --- THIS IS A PAID EVENT - PURCHASE YOUR TICKET IN THE LINK BELOW

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