Startup Grind: Durham welcomes serial entrepreneur Alex Brown of The Beard Club!

Durham Region
March 22, 2018 / 6:00 PM

About this event

Join Spark Centre and Alex Brown as we host our second Startup Grind: Durham event of 2018 at UOIT's 61 Charles Street location! Hear Alex's story that includes building multiple massive companies from scratch as well as failing miserably. In his own words, Alex will captivate you with his journey to launching The Beard Club and hitting $13M in revenue in its first year of existence. Featured in MSN, Forbes, Buzzfeed, Entrepreneur and many more, Alex's stage presence and energy will not disappoint! 

Venue: UOIT

Address: 61 Charles Street, Oshawa, ON L1H 4X8


Doors open at 6:15 p.m.


6:30 - Networking & Nibbles

7:00 - Fireside Chat with Alex

8:00 - Networking & Drinks

The Beard Club:


Unconscious Content:

Spark Centre:


Alex Brown (The Beard Club / Coolbox / Unconscious Content)

Alex Brown

CEO/President - The Beard Club / Coolbox / Unconscious Content

Alex Brown highlights:

- $10M in revenue win first year of business with The Beard Club

- $500k Crowdfunding campaign with Coolbox

- Featured in almost all major business blogs

- Took selfie with Taylor Swift

- Recognized thought leader in youth employment policy & entrepreneurship

- Keynote Speaker on 3 continents (and counting)

- Global Startup Youth 2013 Delegate - Awarded full scholarship -

- Global Startup Youth ASEAN (2015) - Mentor -

- Top 1% most viewed profiles on Linkedin

Date and Time
March 22, 2018
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
61 Charles Street
Oshawa, L1H 3Z3
6:00 pm Networking and Nibbles
6:30 pm Fireside Chat
7:30 pm Networking

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