Startup Grind Buffalo hosted Niall Wallace (Infonaut) last night, and Niall had some great advice for entrepreneurs relating to South Park's underwear gnomes.
Andrew Hyde is the founder of Startup Weekend, started Ignite Boulder, TEDxBoulder, and a food/tech/music conference boco. He was Employee #1 & #143 at Techstars, author of This Book is About Travel which reached the #1 sales slot for iBooks and Amazon’s travel sections, a marathoner, Ironman competitor, blogger and event organizer.View Details
Investor and adviser, Susan Wu, has worked on the early developments of some of the most revered consumer technology startups, including Twitter, Square, Findery, Canva and Jawbone, amongst others. Having recently relocated from San Francisco to Melbourne, she now heads up the Australian arm of Stripe – a service that makes it easier to process transactions online and through mobile apps. A venerated hacker and entrepreneur, Wu was named as one of the "100 Most Creative People in Business" and the "Most Influential Women in Technology” by Fast Company. The San Jose Mercury News also proclaimed her as one of the "10 Most Influential People in Silicon Valley".