- About Us
As Startup Grind Pretoria we are the largest, most progressive and innovative monthly gathering of entrepreneurs within The City of Tshwane. Our monthly events series highlight the success and failure of startups in Pretoria.
Startup Grind is the largest independent startup community, actively educating, inspiring, and connecting more than 2,000,000 entrepreneurs in over 600 chapters. We nurture startup ecosystems in 125+ countries through events, media, and partnerships with organizations like Google for Startups.
The cornerstone of our global community are monthly events featuring successful local founders, innovators, educators and investors who share lessons learned on the road to building great companies. Founded in Silicon Valley, Startup Grind has helped millions of entrepreneurs build their businesses, connect with strategic partners, and secure funding.
We focus on business events that include Fireside Chats, MasterClasses, Workshops, Trainings, Seminars and Conferences.
Startup Grind Pretoria Values
• We believe in making friends, not contacts.
• We believe in giving, not taking.
• We believe in helping others before helping yourself.
Check out our events and be sure to ask about partnership, sponsorship, volunteer or collaborative opportunities with our community. And if there is something we can do for you or help you with don't hesitate to reach out. Let's make the Startup Grind a little bit smoother for everyone.
No membership needed, and open to anyone from skilled entrepreneur, through to those that are in corporate and wanting to know more.
We are celebrating Global Entrepreneurship Week 2019 as Startup Grind Pretoria with activities and events taking place from the 18th to the 23rd November. We kicking off our GEW events by partnering with Seda in bringing you a full day celebration with outs if activities that will enable fellow Tshwane entrepreneurs are well informed on what the Tshwane Entrepreneurial Ecosystem has to offer.View Details
Join us as celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week celebrations by hosting a MasterClass with Dineo Skosana a seasoned Franchisee talking the Pros and Cons of Franchising. Dineo is a business coach. mentor, motivational speaker and businesswoman who has business interests in Franchising, hospitality (Lodge), Transport, logistics & Property Let's get educated, inspired and connect as entrepreneursView Details
Join us for our full day Boot Camp Workshop, where entrepreneurs will be taught how to base their businesses using the Business Model Canvas, with this the Business Model Canvas will help identify and explore your business idea. We will help do draft a preliminary planning document that describes what you plan to do and how you plan to do it – it covers the who, what, why and how of the business.View Details
Join us as we hosting our Annual Tshwane Entrepreneurship Day, we close-off the Global Entrepreneurship Week with our 2nd edition of our State of Entrepreneurship - Solutions Driven Panel Discussion. The day will feature MasterClasses covering topics like Business Compliance, Funding, advantages of B-BBEE for SMMEs and ending with a Panel Discussion that is packed with solutions.View Details