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.
Problem seeker, hopeful innovator and strive entrepreneur. More generalist than specialist. Always trying to look at the big picture and beyond. Impartial judge, sometimes too impartial. Aquarius with moon in Libra.
Entrepreneurial mindset built since 1996 working to small companies, large enterprises and venture around building new (often weird) companies. Big enthusiast of simple technology and great people, and vice-versa.
Frequent speaker at startups events, innovation forums and MBA classes. Strong supporter of true social causes, particularly those aiming to educate the young ones.
Always available to help those who knows how to ask!