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Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. We host monthly events in 365 cities and 115 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 (4)

Sean O'Sullivan (Managing Director, SOSV)

Tigerlabs

THIS IS A PAID EVENT - PURCHASE YOUR TICKET IN THE LINK BELOW https://www.startupgrind.com/events/details/startup-grind-princeton-presents-sean-osullivan-managing-director-sosv/ Sean O'Sullivan is a global leader in the accelerator and venture space, leading SOSV investments in over 150 companies a year around the world. Don't miss this chance to hear him speak. Agenda 6:30 pm: Networking and Food 7:30 pm: Fireside Chat 8:30 pm: Networking --- Speaker Sean O'Sullivan - SOSV (Managing Partner) Sean O’Sullivan founded SOSV in 1995 as a vehicle to invest into private technology startups. SOSV today has over 90 staff supporting investments in over 150 new startups every year with major offices in Shanghai, Shenzhen, Taipei, San Francisco, New York, Cork, and London. Hosted By David Stengle, Princeton Director My passions include startups, data science, and coffee. My latest startup is PastRx, a health service that fights the substance use disorder epidemic devastating the US. PastRx improves compliance, workflow, risk management, and understanding of controlled substance prescribing and dispensing. I founded the Startup Grind Princeton chapter in January of 2015 and live in downtown Princeton. Stanislas Berteloot, Ambassador Co-founder and CEO of Talkus an SF incubated startup. Talkus is a lead generation and conversational engagement solution for marketing teams in Slack. As a U.S. educated French national I have a strong international outlook. I attended high school in Iowa and studied at the University of Maryland, MD. I started working in Belgium and in the UK as a journalist at Reuters before serving as CMO at KDS, an international travel and expense solution. I am passionate about growth marketing. Today, I live in Princeton with my wife and three daughters. Himanshu Bhatia, Ambassador I obtained my MD from India and came to the US for a Masters in Genetics and Biochemistry at the University of Texas. I worked as a scientist across prominent institutes before discovering my passion for marketing and creating digital products. Currently, I am working on a telemedicine venture that aims to improve connectivity between patients and providers. David Page, Ambassador As an angel investor to technology entrepreneurs for years, I saw first-hand the entrepreneur's need for guidance, advice and support on common issues all independent workers face- from how to make more sales to how to running a small business efficiently. This is how Margoe was born. I attended Binghamton University for my B.A. in Psychology and also my M.B.A. I started my career in media sales and management​ at ​ NBC, SONY and iHeart Media. I also was founding General Manager for the first children's radio station in NYC, pre-radio Disney. I live in Bucks County with my wife and son Samuel. I feel privileged being part of the Startup Grind Princeton team's mission of transferring ​the wisdom​ shared from our Speakers to our community's aspiring entrepreneurs who yearn for meaningful lessons. --- Global Partner Google for Startups (https://startup.google.com) Google is committed to empowering entrepreneurs around the world through programs, partnerships, and our products. --- 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-princeton-presents-sean-osullivan-managing-director-sosv/

Startup Grind Princeton Content Marketing Workshop

THIS IS A PAID EVENT - PURCHASE YOUR TICKET IN THE LINK BELOW https://www.startupgrind.com/events/details/startup-grind-princeton-presents-startup-grind-princeton-content-marketing-workshop Please join us Thursday, February 7th, at Tigerlabs as Stan Berteloot leads a session on content marketing. Stan will dive into branding, using personas to focus marketing, and marketing automation. Agenda 6:00 pm: Mingle 6:30 pm: Workshop --- Speaker Stanislas Berteloot - VisaHQ (VP of Global Growth) Stan is a multicultural Fractional CMO with over 25 years of marketing, communication, and business development experience. Stan is passionate about creating growth through digital marketing techniques and leading teams in challenging B2B and B2C environments. Stan graduated with a BA in Journalism from The University of Maryland. He lives with his family in Princeton, NJ. Hosted By David Stengle, Princeton Director My passions include startups, data science, and coffee. My latest startup is PastRx, a health service that fights the substance use disorder epidemic devastating the US. PastRx improves compliance, workflow, risk management, and understanding of controlled substance prescribing and dispensing. I founded the Startup Grind Princeton chapter in January of 2015 and live in downtown Princeton. Stanislas Berteloot, Ambassador Co-founder and CEO of Talkus an SF incubated startup. Talkus is a lead generation and conversational engagement solution for marketing teams in Slack. As a U.S. educated French national I have a strong international outlook. I attended high school in Iowa and studied at the University of Maryland, MD. I started working in Belgium and in the UK as a journalist at Reuters before serving as CMO at KDS, an international travel and expense solution. I am passionate about growth marketing. Today, I live in Princeton with my wife and three daughters. Himanshu Bhatia, Ambassador I obtained my MD from India and came to the US for a Masters in Genetics and Biochemistry at the University of Texas. I worked as a scientist across prominent institutes before discovering my passion for marketing and creating digital products. Currently, I am working on a telemedicine venture that aims to improve connectivity between patients and providers. David Page, Ambassador As an angel investor to technology entrepreneurs for years, I saw first-hand the entrepreneur's need for guidance, advice and support on common issues all independent workers face- from how to make more sales to how to running a small business efficiently. This is how Margoe was born. I attended Binghamton University for my B.A. in Psychology and also my M.B.A. I started my career in media sales and management​ at ​ NBC, SONY and iHeart Media. I also was founding General Manager for the first children's radio station in NYC, pre-radio Disney. I live in Bucks County with my wife and son Samuel. I feel privileged being part of the Startup Grind Princeton team's mission of transferring ​the wisdom​ shared from our Speakers to our community's aspiring entrepreneurs who yearn for meaningful lessons. --- 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 Tigerlabs (http://tigerlabs.co/home) Being an entrepreneur is all about creating your own path. And at Tigerlabs, we can help you pick the right one. Whether it's being part of the co-working community, or working in our accelerator program, our goal is help you find success. --- 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-princeton-presents-startup-grind-princeton-content-marketing-workshop

Startup Grind Princeton hosts Chisa Egbelu (CEO, Pedul)

THIS IS A PAID EVENT - PURCHASE YOUR TICKET IN THE LINK BELOW https://www.startupgrind.com/events/details/startup-grind-princeton-presents-startup-grind-princeton-hosts-chisa-egbelu-ceo-pedul/ Please join us to meet Chisa Egbeulu, the co-founder and CEO of Pedul. Pedul launched out of Rutgers. Pedul enables crowdfunding to pay for college. Agenda 6:30 PM: Mingle 7:30 PM: Fireside Chat 8:30 PM: Mingle --- Speaker Chisa Egbelu - Pedul (Co-Founder & CEO) Pedul Co-founder & CEO. Pedul is like Kickstarter meets paying for college. Rutgers Class of 2016. Was active in Rutgers Radio, TV, and Rutgers Night Live (Rutgers version of Saturday night live). Former captain of the Rutgers Quiditch team. Former Google intern. Host David Stengle - Startup Grind Princeton (Director) Founder of the Startup Grind Princeton chapter. --- Global Partner Google for Startups (https://startup.google.com) Google is committed to empowering entrepreneurs around the world through programs, partnerships, and our products. Local Sponsors NetElixir (https://www.netelixir.com/) We’re NetElixir, a fanatically analytical global search marketing agency with locations in Princeton, Hyderabad, and London. We drive exceptional results for our e-commerce retail clients through a combination of our proprietary technology, strategic growth models, and expert campaign management services. Each office is filled with not only brilliant and creative professionals but responsible people that are driven only by our clients’ success. Partners Tigerlabs (http://tigerlabs.co/home) Being an entrepreneur is all about creating your own path. And at Tigerlabs, we can help you pick the right one. Whether it's being part of the co-working community, or working in our accelerator program, our goal is help you find success. Blockchain Princeton (https://www.meetup.com/Blockchain-Princeton/) Calling all Blockchain enthusiasts to join in exploring this fascinating technology. We plan to invite entrepreneurs and industry experts to share their stories. Our aim is to create an engaging platform for everyone including starters or the more advanced. --- 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-princeton-presents-startup-grind-princeton-hosts-chisa-egbelu-ceo-pedul/

Aaron Mayer (Enigma, Impact Labs)

Tigerlabs

THIS IS A PAID EVENT - PURCHASE YOUR TICKET IN THE LINK BELOW https://www.startupgrind.com/events/details/startup-grind-princeton-presents-aaron-mayer-enigma-impact-labs/ Aaron thinks about ethics all the time. While studying philosophy at Brown, he founded Impact Labs: an organization dedicated to inspiring and empowering young technologists to use their skills for social good. Thanks to his time in a pirate a cappella group, he wound up in the blockchain world and started the Blockchain @ Brown club, which led him to the team at Enigma, a 2nd layer privacy-preserving blockchain protocol. Aaron is a gamer, a dancer, a collector of bawdy jokes, and an avid audiobook reader. His TEDx talk about the moral obligations that fall on the shoulders of tech students just came out, and you should totally watch it: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zrjNBWMY8qM Agenda 6:00 PM: Mingle Fireside Chat 7:30 PM: Fireside Chat 8:30 PM: Mingle --- Speaker Aaron Mayer - Impact Labs (Founder) Aaron thinks about ethics all the time. While studying philosophy at Brown, he founded Impact Labs: an organization dedicated to inspiring and empowering young technologists to use their skills for social good. He works at Enigma, a 2nd layer privacy-preserving blockchain protocol. Hosted By David Stengle, Princeton Director My passions include startups, data science, and coffee. My latest startup is PastRx, a health service that fights the substance use disorder epidemic devastating the US. PastRx improves compliance, workflow, risk management, and understanding of controlled substance prescribing and dispensing. I founded the Startup Grind Princeton chapter in January of 2015 and live in downtown Princeton. Stanislas Berteloot, Ambassador Co-founder and CEO of Talkus an SF incubated startup. Talkus is a lead generation and conversational engagement solution for marketing teams in Slack. As a U.S. educated French national I have a strong international outlook. I attended high school in Iowa and studied at the University of Maryland, MD. I started working in Belgium and in the UK as a journalist at Reuters before serving as CMO at KDS, an international travel and expense solution. I am passionate about growth marketing. Today, I live in Princeton with my wife and three daughters. Himanshu Bhatia, Ambassador I obtained my MD from India and came to the US for a Masters in Genetics and Biochemistry at the University of Texas. I worked as a scientist across prominent institutes before discovering my passion for marketing and creating digital products. Currently, I am working on a telemedicine venture that aims to improve connectivity between patients and providers. David Page, Ambassador As an angel investor to technology entrepreneurs for years, I saw first-hand the entrepreneur's need for guidance, advice and support on common issues all independent workers face- from how to make more sales to how to running a small business efficiently. This is how Margoe was born. I attended Binghamton University for my B.A. in Psychology and also my M.B.A. I started my career in media sales and management​ at ​ NBC, SONY and iHeart Media. I also was founding General Manager for the first children's radio station in NYC, pre-radio Disney. I live in Bucks County with my wife and son Samuel. I feel privileged being part of the Startup Grind Princeton team's mission of transferring ​the wisdom​ shared from our Speakers to our community's aspiring entrepreneurs who yearn for meaningful lessons. --- Global Partner Google for Startups (https://startup.google.com) Google is committed to empowering entrepreneurs around the world through programs, partnerships, and our products. Local Sponsors NetElixir (https://www.netelixir.com/) We’re NetElixir, a fanatically analytical global search marketing agency with locations in Princeton, Hyderabad, and London. We drive exceptional results for our e-commerce retail clients through a combination of our proprietary technology, strategic growth models, and expert campaign management services. Each office is filled with not only brilliant and creative professionals but responsible people that are driven only by our clients’ success. Partners Tigerlabs (http://tigerlabs.co/home) Being an entrepreneur is all about creating your own path. And at Tigerlabs, we can help you pick the right one. Whether it's being part of the co-working community, or working in our accelerator program, our goal is help you find success. Blockchain Princeton (https://www.meetup.com/Blockchain-Princeton/) Calling all Blockchain enthusiasts to join in exploring this fascinating technology. We plan to invite entrepreneurs and industry experts to share their stories. Our aim is to create an engaging platform for everyone including starters or the more advanced. --- 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-princeton-presents-aaron-mayer-enigma-impact-labs/

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