Startup Grind Hosts Robbie Friedman of ootBox

Mon, Sep 14, 2020, 6:00 PM (EDT)

About this event

What do you do when the demand for traditional office space is changing rapidly? Employees are working from home. Teams are more distributed. Now more than ever, companies are looking for creative ways to power work from home. Learn about Robbie Friedman’s story of founding ootBox, which builds and leases on-demand productivity space for up to four people in a customized, well-designed shipping container. ootBox recently raised 900K from i-Hatch Ventures, with participation from Bolt Ventures and Island Capital to accelerate production and scale the product. Join our discussion on how remote work is changing how companies think about productivity. 


  • Robbie Friedman

    Robbie Friedman


    Founder and CEO

    Robbie is the founder of ootbox. After starting his career as a NYC attorney, he launched a software startup called Viewabill — a legal billing transparency product, for which he was named one of LinkedIn’s Next Wave inductees. During Viewabill’s successful exit, Robbie built himself an “Escape Pod” in his backyard as place where he could work in privacy, which would eventually prove to be i...

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    Monday, Sep 14
    6:00 PM - 9:00 PM (EDT)

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    • Lucas La Tour

      Lucas La Tour


      Product Evangelist

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