- About Us
Welcome to Startup Grind El Paso Chapter, established in February 2019 in an initiative to light a spark in El Paso's startup ecosystem.
Overseed operations and founding team member at Series B Startup Knotch, real-time intelligence platform from New York. Currently CEO at El Paso based startup Pantheon. Worked at StartX, a Silicon Valley program partnered with Stanford to help entrepreneurs get access to expertise. Also, an expert pokemon trainer!View Details
This party is a chance for local business owners and entrepreneurs to pitch their business ideas in front of others who seek to successfully grow their business or startup. Receiving feedback from others who are pursuing success themselves is the main purpose of this event. Allowing innovation to grow in a highly ambitious environment is the main purpose of this party.View Details
Jeff Villalobos is currently an Associate at Vela Wood, a top tier law firm working with startups. Jeff previously worked at a Series A startup with Xbox Live Engineers to build a platform similar to Netflix before Netflix existed. Jeff works with many Texas-based companies and has lots of insight into what & what not to do as a startup.View Details
Born in Juarez, Dr. Beto Pallares has been a startup entrepreneur, a telecom executive, a restauranteur, a non-profit director, and venture capitalist where he manages over $150m to invest into startups and other venture funds. Beto has an academic background in Economics and his dissertation was in The Effect of Incubator Participation in Developed Market Direct Entry by Emerging Market Firms.View Details
Adam has an extensive background from startups to later-stage companies, from early-stage VC to private equity. He's currently a director for Global Strategic Partnerships for Fyber, which acquired the previous startup he was working at Heyzap. Adam is highly skilled in business development & business strategy. Although he spends a lot of time in San Fransisco, he visits EP often.View Details