NJ Tech Meetup & Newark Venture Partners Host Dinner & Don Katz (CEO Audible)

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Price: $5.00
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Join the NJ Tech Meetup in collaboration with Newark Ventures Partner for this very special evening of discussion and networking. Limited seats available. Detailed directions here (http://www.meetup.com/njtech/pages/Newark_Venture_Partners_-_Directions/).


• 6:00 Door Opens / Drinks and Networking (arrive by 6:30!)

• 6:30 - 7:00 Welcome and hear from Newark Venture Partners with a discussion between Dimitris Kouvaros (VC, NVP) and Tom Wisniewski (Managing Partner, NVP, learn more here (http://www.newarkventurepartners.com/))

• 7:00 - 8:00 Light Dinner & Fireside Chat With Don Katz, founder (Audible.com)

• 8:00 - 9:00 Networking, Drinks

Expect to meet interesting people, learn something useful and have a shot at our raffle to win some great prizes.


Audible / NVP Headquarters

1 Washington Place 15th Fl

Newark, NJ

Here are detailed directions via train or car. (http://www.meetup.com/njtech/pages/Newark_Venture_Partners_-_Directions/)

Can't be there? Follow @NJTech (http://www.twitter.com/NJTech) and look for the livestreaming link when we go live.




About Don Katz:

Donald Katz is founder and CEO of Audible, Inc., the leading provider of premium digital spoken audio information and entertainment on the Internet. Prior to founding Audible, Katz was a journalist and author for twenty years; his work won a National Magazine Award, an Overseas Press Club Award, the Chicago Tribune Heartland Prize for Nonfiction, and was nominated for a National Book Critics Circle Award, among other prizes. Learn more about Don.... (http://donald-katz.com/bio)


About Newark Venture Partners:

Newark Venture Partners will manage an early-stage investment fund that will provide capital as well as sophisticated company-building services and a collaborative state-of-the-art 25,000-square-foot accelerator workspace with gigabit-plus fiber to the desktop, lightning-fast Wi-Fi, and ultra-high bandwidth access to the Internet for innovative tech start-ups in Newark. The accelerator’s One Washington Park location, adjacent to Newark’s Broad Street train station and just eighteen minutes by train from Manhattan, also houses the headquarters of Audible and its Newark-based employees as well as the Rutgers University Business School, which is providing rent-free access to the facility, now being readied for construction in the building. Learn more about NVP... (http://www.newarkventurepartners.com/)