Derek Andersen (Startup Grind)

CowOrKing Space Puzl - bul. Cherni Vrah 47A, fl. 4, the entrance of the building from the right side of the Lidl entrance София, 1407 Sofia
Wed, Nov 30, 2016, 8:00 PM (EET)

About this event

The founder of Startup Grind Derek Andersen will be our special guest online from Silicon Valley.

We will join the call and able to ask him questions.


Derek Andersen ​is the Founder & CEO of Startup Grind, a 400,000 person entrepreneurial community with 200 chapters in 85 countries run by more than 1,000 volunteers. Startup Grind's mission is to help every entrepreneur in the world. It's core values are giving before you take, helping others first, and making friends. Derek Andersen spent four years in product management at Electronic Arts working on games like The Godfather, Burnout, The Sims 3, and Mirror’s Edge. He left EA in 2009 to start Vaporware Labs, a product incubator which mostly failed but built products including Commonred which was acquired by Income.com in 2012, and Startup Grind. After running Startup Grind as a side project for 2 years, Derek turned his full attention to scaling it from 3 chapters to 200 chapters today. In 2015 Startup Grind hosted 1,200 events for 75,000 entrepreneurs. He currently lives in Palo Alto, California but has lived eight years outside the U.S. in France, Germany, Switzerland, New Zealand, and the Cook Islands.

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When

Wednesday, Nov 30
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM (EET)

Where

CowOrKing Space Puzl
bul. Cherni Vrah 47A, fl. 4, the entrance of the building from the right side of the Lidl entrance София1407

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