The mission of Startup Grind is to educate, connect, and inspire entrepreneurs. Startup Grind Sacramento meets monthly at the Urban Hive in the heart of Mid-Town. There will be networking, great food, and live music! Come and be part of Sacramento's Startup Community. This month, we will be interviewing Will Bunker the founder of GrowthX.
We are co-hosting this event with ProjectileX. ProjectileX is a youth business education non-profit organization dedicated to furthering youth entrepreneurship through teaching a startups-oriented curriculum, organizing entrepreneurship conferences and networking events, empowering the youth to solve societal problems through projects, funded by our incubator, as well as putting the youth in a the driver's seat to utilize our resources and connections and their drive to effect change in the K12 school system. ProjectileX's programs are now in 116 schools across 12 countries.
Will Bunker co-founded the dating site that became Match.com in 1995 in Dallas, TX. He has invested in over 160 companies all around the country. Currently, Will is a founder of GrowthX VC fund; his focus is helping companies accelerate their growth after the seed round to get their series A or break even.