Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. It is powered by Google for Entrepreneurs. We host monthly events in 250 cities and 100 countries featuring successful local founders, innovators, educators and investors who share personal stories and lessons learned on the road to building great companies.
Startup Grind is a connected online and offline network of vibrant startup communities to help fuel innovation, economic growth and prosperity at the local level. While Startup Grind was founded in Palo Alto, California, our extended network of Startup Grind chapters are located around the world. Start a Chapter in your city or school!
We believe in making friends, not contacts. We believe in giving, not taking. We believe in helping others before helping yourself. We are truly passionate about helping founders, entrepreneurs and startups succeed. We intend to make their startup journey less lonely, more connected and more memorable.
Spent 3 years in Ireland, where he had the opportunity to lead an international team and bring in over 1 Million Euros in sales.
Back in Brazil, he has been starting and developing companies as partner and consultant on software and mobile apps development, marketing & sales strategy, gamification, internet of things and smart cities, lean startups and business models, bridging Brazil and Europe, helping the startup ecosystem and connecting entrepreneurs.
In his spare time he speaks at national and international events, travel around the world, volunteer for the United Nations and blog about fulfilling dreams, entrepreneurship ans social impact.