Michael Ungaro (Co-Founder, Kings of Fi$h & Principal, San Pedro Fish Market Enterprises)

Thursday, May 17, 2018, 1:00 – 4:00 AM UTC

Join us as we welcome Mike Ungaro to the Startup Grind stage! Mike will be sharing his and his family's entrepreneurial journey with us. The past 60 years have been a wild ride and Mike will be sharing how he's been able to help steer a small family business into a brand with a cult following. [Must be 18+ to attend]

About this event

Join the Startup Grind Irvine Chapter, powered by Google for Entrepreneurs,  as we welcome Mike, aka “The Strategist”, Co-Founder of Kings of Fi$h & Principal, San Pedro Fish Market Enterprises. Admission includes food, so please plan on arriving to munch & network.

On Good Friday 1982, The San Pedro Fish Market and Restaurant opened for business on the LA Waterfront in San Pedro; in June of 2016 Mike Co-Founded Kings of Fi$h to help tell the story of the founding family and the 60 year journey from small corner store to California's Largest Restaurant!

You will not want to miss this opportunity to hear directly from a strategic entrepreneur that has succeeded in taking his large vision into tangible growth and overcome numerous challenges, including working with his younger siblings, to get where he is at today. 

[Must be 18+ to attend] 

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Thursday, May 17, 2018
1:00 AM – 4:00 AM UTC


1:00 AMMingle/Food/Drinks
2:00 AMFireside Chat
3:00 AMMingle
4:00 AMClose/Thank You


  • Jessica Acosta

    SmartSpace AI

    Director, Startup Grind OC/Irvine

  • TJ Kinion

    Sofar Ocean

    Co-Director, Startup Grind OC/Irvine

  • Atlás Blake

    Freelance (Open to Work)

    Community Engagement