How I Got Gary Busey to Wish Me Happy Birthday: Steven Galanis CEO of Cameo

Oct 29, 2019, 11:00 PM – Oct 30, 2019, 2:00 AM

mHUB, 965 West Chicago, Chicago, 60642

Steven Galanis is the CEO of Cameo, the world’s leading marketplace for personalized video shoutouts. To date, the company has sold over 225,000 Cameos and seen over 20,000 athletes, actors, and influencers join the platform.

In-person event

About this event

Join us as we hear Steven's story behind the founding of Cameo, landing Snoop Dogg as an investor, and how he got over 20,000 athletes, actors, and influencers to come on board.  Oh, and how he raised over $50 million.

Where: mHUB 965 West Chicago (easy access by Train, Bus, Bicycle & Car)

When: October 29, 6:00-8:30 PM

What Else: Beats, Eats & Treats Provided

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  • Steven Galanis





October 29 – 30, 2019
11:00 PM – 2:00 AM UTC


Connecting, Food & Beer
Fireside Chat
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    SmartHealth Activator

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  • Aaron Levy

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