The Secret Behind Simple Mill's Success with Katlin Smith, Founder & CEO

Industrious - Fulton Market - 171 N Aberdeen St., Suite 400 Chicago, 60607
Thu, May 16, 2019, 6:00 PM (CDT)

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About this event

As the Founder of Simple Mills, Katlin is at the forefront of a clean food movement that is shaping the next generation of natural foods. Named to the Forbes 30 Under 30 Class of 2017, Smith launched Simple Mills in 2013 to provide a cleaner alternative to the natural baking mixes then on the market. Today, Simple Mills ranks as the #1 fastest-growing natural baking mix and cracker brand.

Who: Katlin Smith, Founder & CEO of Simple Mills

What: Crackers & Baking Mixes: The Secret Behind Simple Mill's Success

Where: Industrious - Fulton Market 171 N Aberdeen St., Suite 400, Chicago, Illinois, 60607

When: May 16th from 6-8:30 pm

What Else: Eats & Treats Provided

Musical Guest & Live Performance: Murad, an Armenian-American recording artist currently working on her debut album slated for summer 2019 release.

Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. We host monthly events in more than 600 cities and 115 countries featuring successful local founders, innovators, educators, and investors who share personal stories and lessons learned on the road to building great companies.

Our monthly fireside chat provides ample opportunities to connect with amazing startups and the people behind them, tap into a strong support network, form meaningful connections and gain inspiration for the startup journey ahead.


  • Katlin Smith

    Katlin Smith

    Simple Mills

    Founder & CEO

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  • Musical Guest Murad

    Musical Guest Murad

    Jaabu Music Group

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  • When

    Thursday, May 16
    6:00 PM - 9:00 PM (CDT)


    Industrious - Fulton Market
    171 N Aberdeen St., Suite 400 Chicago60607

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