Through our Startup Grind event series Hunting for Silver Linings, we check in with ecosystem builders, investors, and business leaders from around the world.
We dig for deeper context around challenges and opportunities found in markets around the world, as well as mine for insight that can better inform biases about regions, their talent, and potential for investment.
Then, we connect the dots.
Yorgo (George) Katsanos
Managing Director, Beneventure Partners
Thursday, March 11th, we are pleased to host Cy Megnin of Elevate Ventures in Indiana (US). Cy will give us some insight on how the epidemic is affecting the startup and entrepreneurial ecosystem in his region, as well as provide advice to entrepreneurs.
We spend our time checking in with investors, entrepreneurs, founders, and Startup Grind Chapter Directors from around the globe to get accounts of what's happening in their areas and learn of what their challenges and opportunities are.
Entrepreneur in Residence
Cy Megnin grew up in Bloomington Indiana and has been an entrepreneur, founder and advisor for the past two decades. Companies he has founded include Intel Capital portfolio company PrepFlash; an artificial intelligence company that uses natural language processing to automatically create flashcards from any content, and CloudCoreo a configuration management company that garnered investment from…
Startup Grind Grand Rapids
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