Start Up Grind hosts Nirav Tolia: Co-Founder & Former CEO of Next Door

Apr 5, 2022, 10:30 PM – Apr 6, 2022, 12:30 AM

Capital Factory Pegasus Park, 3000 Pegasus Park Dr., Dallas, 75247

Nirav Tolia is a technology entrepreneur and executive with over 22 years of experience founding and leading early-stage, pioneering consumer Internet companies. Areas of specialty include online community, user-generated content, social networking, and e-commerce.

In-person event
Satellite Session

About this event

Nirav Tolia is the Co-Founder and CEO of Nextdoor, the free and private social network for neighborhoods.

Nirav began his entrepreneurial pursuits as an early employee at Yahoo! before co-founding and serving as CEO of Epinions, a website devoted to user-generated product reviews. Epinions was acquired by, and Nirav was COO before the company went public on Nasdaq and was subsequently acquired by eBay.

Nextdoor was founded in 2010 and is actively used in OVER 170,000 neighborhoods across the U.S. Under Nirav's leadership, Nextdoor has raised $210 million in funding from Benchmark, Greylock Partners, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Tiger Global Management, Allen & Company, Google Ventures, and others.

Nirav is also a frequent guest on ABC's Shark Tank.

Tolia grew up in Odessa, Texas, and graduated from Stanford University.

Location Information:

* Please enter through the main lobby entrance next to the parking lot inside the gate *

Capital Factory Pegasus Park 

3000 Pegasus Park Dr Dallas, TX. 75247


5:30- 6:00 : Networking 

6:00 - 7:00: Fireside Chat

7:00-7:30+: Networking

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April 5 – 6, 2022
10:30 PM – 12:30 AM UTC


  • Isioma Orewa

    Parallel Score

    Chapter Director

  • Tomas De Matteis

    Chapter co-director

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