Sonny Mayugba (Waitr)

Oct 16, 2019, 1:30 – 3:30 AM


The Urban Hive at The Cannery, 1601 Alhambra Blvd, Sacramento, 95816

Sonny Mayugba was the founding Chief Marketing Officer of Waitr Holdings (Nasdaq:WTRH), the highly successful mobile on-demand restaurant ordering and delivery company. In his role, Sonny was instrumental in positioning Waitr, which became a public company in late 2018, for the national stage,

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The mission of Startup Grind is to educate, connect, and inspire entrepreneurs. Startup Grind Sacramento in partnership with the Urban Hive meets monthly in Sacramento. There will be networking, great food, and live music! Come and be part of Sacramento's Startup Community. This month, we will be interviewing Sonny Mayugba who was the founding Chief Marketing Officer of Waitr Holdings (Nasdaq:WTRH), the highly successful mobile on-demand restaurant ordering and delivery company.   For this session, moderator Rich Foreman will surface lessons learned and key insights from Sonny's journey as a multi-time founder and entrepreneur from napkin stage to ringing the opening bell at Nasdaq. We will save half of the time for audience Q & A, so bring your thoughts and questions to this lively and dynamic interactive fireside chat.

Sonny was the founder of Requested, a venture-funded software platform that enabled diners to name their own price at restaurants. Inc. Magazine named Requested one of the top eight startups to watch for in 2015. Sonny has a passion for local food, which he embraces as the Founder/Owner of the popular Red Rabbit Kitchen and Bar, Solomon’s Delicatessen and Tiger Bar and Restaurant, all in California. Throughout his career, Sonny has built impactful business strategies for global commodities, NASDAQ-traded retailers and top-tier lifestyle brands.

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  • Sonny Mayugba

    Spero Ventures

    Entrepreneur In Residence



Wednesday, October 16, 2019
1:30 AM – 3:30 AM UTC


Fireside Chat


  • Brandon Weber

    I/O Labs

    Chapter Director

  • Rich Foreman


    Chapter Director

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