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StartupSac Happy Hour Featuring Origin Materials Founder John Bissell
It's sometime easy to forget that the Sacramento region has seen some jaw-dropping venture deals. Case in point, Origin Materials (, formerly known as Micromidas, has raised $80 million in venture financing since 2008 ( How cool would it be to get a chance to ask the founder of that startup your entrepreneurial questions! Well, at the next StartupSac Happy Hour you'll get your chance. Join us on March 27 in Davis for an AMA session with Origin Materials founder John Bissell ( Origin Materials is an industrial biotechnology company that has been working on a patented technology to produce PET bottles bottles made completely from renewable materials. This event will be a great opportunity to network and learn from a seasoned, successful local entrepreneur. Not only is this a free event, but thanks to a gracious food sponsor we'll have some free food to share. Big thanks and shout out to Chompff Consulting ( for sponsoring the food at this event! Schedule 5:30 – 6:15 General Networking 6:15 – 6:30 Welcome, community announcements 6:30– 7:15 AMA/Q&A 7:15 - 7:30 Networking RSVP on Eventbrite:

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StartupSac is a non-profit that supports Sacramento's startup community by celebrating and accelerating innovation in the region. Most of the events posted on our meetup group are organized by other groups but are targeted at startup founders. For more information on what's happening in the Sacramento Startup Community, check out our website (, Like us on Facebook (, and Follow Us on Twitter. ( If you haven't yet signed up for the Sacramento Startup Digest ( (free), that's another great way to stay up to date on all things startup in our region.

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