What we're about

Entrepreneurs, Tech Startup Founders, High Tech Executives, and Venture Capital and Angel Investors - Come join our events for fun, networking with new friends, and valuable learning and business opportunities!

If you live/work in San Diego, especially North County, we're here to help: Mira Mesa, Poway, Escondido, Del Mar, Rancho Bernardo, Carlsbad, Oceanside, La Jolla, Solano Beach, Encinitas, Vista, Miramar, San Marcos, even Temecula, San Clemente, and up to Irvine in Orange County.

Building and running high growth companies is easier and more fun (and profitable) with friends and a supportive network of neighbors.

A service of the OC Startup Council (OCSC), this meetup is dedicated to supporting early stage venture founders and accelerating high tech entrepreneurship in Southern California.

Come join our email list at https://OCstartupcouncil.org now, too! You'll get news of future startup events in Orange County, plus a FREE TICKET when you subscribe!

By attending all attendees agree to release, indemnify, hold harmless, defend, and pay defense costs for all organizers from any and all liability or claims and consent to use and sharing of any photos or videos taken in any media.

Upcoming events (5)

MasterMinds Startup Accelerator #51: Founder CEO Help Q&A, Pitches, Networking

ENTREPRENEURS: Get expert advice for your startup questions, learn to raise money for your tech startup, plus enjoy networking with startup founders and investors! GET TICKETS NOW: http://masterminds51.eventbrite.com

The Startup Council's fun virtual MasterMinds workshops offer software and technology entrepreneurs, startup employees, founders, service providers, and investors a friendly place to network and help each other.

Bringing you Silicon Valley expertise live from California, every month we have 25-40 diverse attendees enjoy sharing growth company challenges, expertise, and experience.

Together we network and share answers to your questions about fundraising, strategy, marketing, IT, legal, angel investing, design, staffing, product development, investor pitches, venture capital, and growth hacking challenges to develop better solutions and help you raise money for your startup.

** FREE TICKETS TO THE FIRST 10 FOUNDERS WHO SHARE A STARTUP QUESTION OR PITCH FOR FRIENDLY FEEDBACK. Just use this quick form to submit and get a FREE promo code: https://bit.ly/MMSquestions

OR buy a ticket just to watch, network, share your feedback, and learn how it's done from Silicon Valley and Stanford experts: http://masterminds51.eventbrite.com

This is NOT your typical boring webinar. MasterMinds offers interactive, inclusive, and fun access to the best startup strategy education, networking, and relationship building of any online workshop you've ever attended + NO SALES PITCHES!

Moderated by Startup Council CEO Scott Fox, the private peer group coaching sessions help diverse software-based company founders learn how to start, raise money for, and succeed with high growth startup ideas.

AGENDA
5:00pm PT Making Friends Networking (Arrive on time so you don't miss the introductions!) (8:00pm ET)
5:15pm PT MasterMinds Moderated Q&A Group Discussion (8:15pm ET)
6:00pm PT Networking Sessions (9:00pm ET)
6:30pm PT More Q&A Discussions + Investor Pitch Practice (9:20pm ET)
7:00pm PT Follow up with new friends (10:00pm ET)

A FREE MEETUP RSVP IS NOT ENOUGH TO ATTEND. Please buy a "Question Ticket" or a "Pitch Ticket" and the group will help solve your business problem or give you pitch feedback!

SPONSORS
Joe Daniels of McCarter & English, Attorneys at Law
Expert legal counsel to startups and investors nationwide on company formation, financing, growth, and exit.

Tech Coast Angels (TCA)
The largest angel investor group in the US, TCA members have invested over $200 million in 400+ companies since 1997.

MasterMinds Startup Founders Forum
A friendly 24/7 online community where founders get personalized strategy coaching to succeed as startup growth company CEOs. Free Trial: https://www.MasterMindsForum.com

Startup Council
MasterMinds workshops are a service of the Startup Council, which is dedicated to supporting early stage venture founders and accelerating high tech entrepreneurship: https://OCStartupCouncil.org

OC Startup Council Sponsors: Thanks to all of these organizations that support our community service: Withum, Rutan & Tucker, Silicon Valley Bank, Tech Coast Angels, Stradling, K&L Gates, Knobbe Martens, KPMG, Savills, Intellivision.

MODERATOR
Scott Fox, CEO of the Startup Council
3x Best-selling Author, Serial Internet Entrepreneur, Startup Advisor, Tech Coast Angels Investor, Stanford Angels & Entrepreneurs.
Bio: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scott_Fox_(author)
Books: http://www.ScottFoxBooks.com

CAN'T MAKE IT? JOIN THE FREE MAILING LIST FOR FUTURE EVENTS AT http://StartupCouncil.org

Workshops are confidential - NO REPLAY or recording. By attending all attendees agree to release, indemnify, hold harmless, defend, and pay defense costs for all organizers from any and all liability or claims and consent to use and sharing in any media of any photos or videos taken.

THESE PAID PRIVATE EVENTS ARE LIMITED TO ONLY 40 PEOPLE. THEY SELL OUT EVERY TIME - SO PLEASE REGISTER ASAP: http://masterminds51.eventbrite.com

Free MasterMinds Startup Fundraising Office Hours with Startup Expert Scott Fox!

Startup Entrepreneurs – Free LIVE MasterMinds Fundraising Q&A with Angel Investor/Serial Founder/Startup Expert Scott Fox!

Have questions about raising venture capital? How to find product/market fit? Angel investors? Pitch decks? Building your team? Protecting your intellectual property? How to find investors and pitch to raise your seed round? Starting a company as a first-time, female, or minority founder?

Bring your startup questions and challenges to the Startup Council’s FREE founder support “Office Hours”. We're offering FREE expert Silicon Valley advice to help diverse entrepreneurs start, raise money, and grow new ventures.

A fun, friendly Zoom live show for startup founders and friends, our mission is to increase access to innovation and investment for all. Join startup expert, Scott Fox, for valuable startup strategy advice, fundraising expertise, and networking, too.

WHEN: The 4th Tuesday of every month at NOON Pacific Time (300pm ET/~800pm UK): https://mastermindsofficehours.eventbrite.com

JOIN US to WATCH & CHAT LIVE:
https://www.linkedin.com/company/ocstartupcouncil
https://www.youtube.com/scottfox
https://www.facebook.com/clickmillionaire
https://mastermindsofficehours.eventbrite.com
Podcast: http://scottfoxradio.com

SUBMIT YOUR QUESTION > WIN FREE WORKSHOP TICKETS:
Submit your Startup Question or your startup's Investor Pitch IN ADVANCE for friendly, free expert feedback LIVE: https://www.mastermindsforum.com/office-hours-rsvp

If Scott picks your question or investor pitch for discussion during the show, you'll get special instructions on how to join him live on camera and WIN FREE TICKETS to the next MasterMinds Startup Accelerator Workshop! (http://www.mastermindsworkshops.com)

Your Host & Moderator: Scott Fox CEO of the Startup Council, Chairman of Stanford Angels & Entrepreneurs Orange County, Tech Coast Angels, investor in 20+ startup companies, serial startup founder, best-selling entrepreneurship author of Click Millionaires, Internet Riches, more…

Send in your Startup Question here now BEFORE the show: https://www.mastermindsforum.com/office-hours-rsvp

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By attending/watching all participants recognize that advice given is for entertainment/informational use only, agree to release, indemnify, hold harmless, defend, and pay defense costs for all organizers from any and all liability or claims, and consent to use and sharing in any media of any photos or videos taken.

Free MasterMinds Startup Fundraising Office Hours with Startup Expert Scott Fox!

Startup Entrepreneurs – Free LIVE MasterMinds Fundraising Q&A with Angel Investor/Serial Founder/Startup Expert Scott Fox!

Have questions about raising venture capital? How to find product/market fit? Angel investors? Pitch decks? Building your team? Protecting your intellectual property? How to find investors and pitch to raise your seed round? Starting a company as a first-time, female, or minority founder?

Bring your startup questions and challenges to the Startup Council’s FREE founder support “Office Hours”. We're offering FREE expert Silicon Valley advice to help diverse entrepreneurs start, raise money, and grow new ventures.

A fun, friendly Zoom live show for startup founders and friends, our mission is to increase access to innovation and investment for all. Join startup expert, Scott Fox, for valuable startup strategy advice, fundraising expertise, and networking, too.

WHEN: The 4th Tuesday of every month at NOON Pacific Time (300pm ET/~800pm UK): https://mastermindsofficehours.eventbrite.com

JOIN US to WATCH & CHAT LIVE:
https://www.linkedin.com/company/ocstartupcouncil
https://www.youtube.com/scottfox
https://www.facebook.com/clickmillionaire
https://mastermindsofficehours.eventbrite.com
Podcast: http://scottfoxradio.com

SUBMIT YOUR QUESTION > WIN FREE WORKSHOP TICKETS:
Submit your Startup Question or your startup's Investor Pitch IN ADVANCE for friendly, free expert feedback LIVE: https://www.mastermindsforum.com/office-hours-rsvp

If Scott picks your question or investor pitch for discussion during the show, you'll get special instructions on how to join him live on camera and WIN FREE TICKETS to the next MasterMinds Startup Accelerator Workshop! (http://www.mastermindsworkshops.com)

Your Host & Moderator: Scott Fox CEO of the Startup Council, Chairman of Stanford Angels & Entrepreneurs Orange County, Tech Coast Angels, investor in 20+ startup companies, serial startup founder, best-selling entrepreneurship author of Click Millionaires, Internet Riches, more…

Send in your Startup Question here now BEFORE the show: https://www.mastermindsforum.com/office-hours-rsvp

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By attending/watching all participants recognize that advice given is for entertainment/informational use only, agree to release, indemnify, hold harmless, defend, and pay defense costs for all organizers from any and all liability or claims, and consent to use and sharing in any media of any photos or videos taken.

Free MasterMinds Startup Fundraising Office Hours with Startup Expert Scott Fox!

Startup Entrepreneurs – Free LIVE MasterMinds Fundraising Q&A with Angel Investor/Serial Founder/Startup Expert Scott Fox!

Have questions about raising venture capital? How to find product/market fit? Angel investors? Pitch decks? Building your team? Protecting your intellectual property? How to find investors and pitch to raise your seed round? Starting a company as a first-time, female, or minority founder?

Bring your startup questions and challenges to the Startup Council’s FREE founder support “Office Hours”. We're offering FREE expert Silicon Valley advice to help diverse entrepreneurs start, raise money, and grow new ventures.

A fun, friendly Zoom live show for startup founders and friends, our mission is to increase access to innovation and investment for all. Join startup expert, Scott Fox, for valuable startup strategy advice, fundraising expertise, and networking, too.

WHEN: The 4th Tuesday of every month at NOON Pacific Time (300pm ET/~800pm UK): https://mastermindsofficehours.eventbrite.com

JOIN US to WATCH & CHAT LIVE:
https://www.linkedin.com/company/ocstartupcouncil
https://www.youtube.com/scottfox
https://www.facebook.com/clickmillionaire
https://mastermindsofficehours.eventbrite.com
Podcast: http://scottfoxradio.com

SUBMIT YOUR QUESTION > WIN FREE WORKSHOP TICKETS:
Submit your Startup Question or your startup's Investor Pitch IN ADVANCE for friendly, free expert feedback LIVE: https://www.mastermindsforum.com/office-hours-rsvp

If Scott picks your question or investor pitch for discussion during the show, you'll get special instructions on how to join him live on camera and WIN FREE TICKETS to the next MasterMinds Startup Accelerator Workshop! (http://www.mastermindsworkshops.com)

Your Host & Moderator: Scott Fox CEO of the Startup Council, Chairman of Stanford Angels & Entrepreneurs Orange County, Tech Coast Angels, investor in 20+ startup companies, serial startup founder, best-selling entrepreneurship author of Click Millionaires, Internet Riches, more…

Send in your Startup Question here now BEFORE the show: https://www.mastermindsforum.com/office-hours-rsvp

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By attending/watching all participants recognize that advice given is for entertainment/informational use only, agree to release, indemnify, hold harmless, defend, and pay defense costs for all organizers from any and all liability or claims, and consent to use and sharing in any media of any photos or videos taken.

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