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Turning San Diego into Silicon Valley With Greg Horowitt (VC and Author)

Join us June 20 when we welcome Greg Horowitt, a serial entrepreneur who is now a venture capitalist, speaker, and adviser to both domestic and international organizations and governments. We'll be talking about his experience in the technology industry, what he looks for in an investment, and of course his latest book "The Rainforest: The Secret to Building the Next Silicon Valley."


6:00 - Networking and Pizza
7:00 - Fireside Chat
8:00 - Questions and More Networking


Startup Grind is an event series and website designed to help educate, inspire, and connect local entrepreneurs. Each month we welcome an amazing speaker who shares their story with our community and tells us what worked, what didn't, and what they'll do differently next time. It's an amazing opportunity to learn from the best, network with other members of the startup community, and improve your chances of entrepreneurial success.

For more information visit or follow us on twitter @StartupGrind.


Blake Baxter - Director of Startup Grind San Diego
Blake is a project manager for and develops financial and organizational tools for new entrepreneurs. He is triligingual and loves surfiing almost as much as he loves entrepreneurship.

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  • Annette

    Great content, liked the fireside chat format with Blake interviewing Greg Horowitt. Appreciated Greg's answers which were rich with content while still being succinct. Terrific venue and great crowd to network with - thank you.

    June 27, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    Pretty Good

    June 26, 2012

  • John C.

    A true Delight.. see for your images.

    June 23, 2012

  • John C.

    Greg was amazing. Blake Baxter was outstanding. The format was intimate and worth the boot on my car.

    June 23, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    Wonderful. This meetup exceeded my expectations on every level. Greg Horowitt was a great speaker and I felt very empowered by his presentation.

    June 22, 2012

  • Kyle M. P.

    Great speaker. Informative and inspiring.

    June 21, 2012

  • Alex M.

    There were issues getting into the place. But, once inside, the it was good. The interview questions could have been made more exciting and relevant as well. Overall, a solid Meetup though.

    June 21, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    Excellent speaker, excellent host.

    June 21, 2012

  • Blake B.

    Greg is SUPER interesting and the attendees were too! I loved the seated interview format.

    June 21, 2012

  • John C.

    What is Blake Baxter going to be presenting ?

    June 7, 2012

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