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Entrepreneurs meet Wing Lam Founder of Wahoo's for a fireside chat!

Meet Wing Lam Founder of Wahoo's and Ash Kumra Founder of Dream It Alive.

Wing Lam

Co-Founder/Partner, Wahoo's Fish Taco™

In a fireside chat with

Ash Kumra - TCVN Chairman


About Wing:

As the eldest of the three founding brothers, Wing co-founded Wahoo’s Fish Taco in 1988 and has more than 37 years of experience in the restaurant industry.  Wing actively supports many national and local community-based events and non-profit organizations including Share Our Strength, Orangewood Children’s Foundation, Laurel’s House, Festival of Children, Pediatrics Cancer Research Foundation, Cystic Fibrosis Foundation , Muscular Dystrophy Association  and Surfrider Foundation. Wing holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance and a minor in Spanish from San Diego State University. He is also a part-time Adjunct Professor for Concordia and Chapman Universities' MBA programs.

About Ash:

Ash Kumra is an award winning entrepreneur, author and public speaker recently recognized by the White House as one of the top 100 young entrepreneurs making an impact for America. Ash is currently co-founder of; an online community dedicated to guiding people to create, believe and live out their dreams using virtual dream boards. Ash is also the co-leader for the Startup California Team for White House/Steve Case founded "Startup America" and chairman for Southern California based Tech Coast Venture Network. Ash is also the creator and author of the book series "Confessions from an Entrepreneur" (an inside look on how to succeed as an entrepreneur)


6pm - Registration

6:30pm - Program Starts

7pm - 30 second Elevator pitch contest: A panel of judges will review and pick a winner at the end. Winner gets $100 cash & a guaranteed slot for Survivor 2013.

Criteria for elevator pitch is an product, technology, internet, mobile or digital media company who has not received a Series A investment round.

7:30pm - Networking Break

8pm - Main program

Register Today!

$25 for non-TCVN Members pre-registration

$35 day of the event

$10 for students with valid I.D.

TCVN members please email [masked] to receive your FREE ticket!


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  • Steve B.

    Excellent! Wing is a very gracious person and shared a lot of what he called accidents he capitalized on.

    May 24, 2013

  • Steve B.

    Any of you that want to come I will comp in Thursday's event.

    May 22, 2013

  • Van W.

    I would love to join this network to further connect with locals in the scene

    May 15, 2013

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