Christine is an aspiring Haitian-American entrepreneur with 7 years of business management experience, 6 years of international study in over 26 countries, and 2 years of banking expertise. Christine spent her early years managing a family business in New York that featured Haitian street artwork. After graduating from Dartmouth College in 2011with a Bill Gates Millennium scholarship, Christine completed a management career in retail/ commercial banking in DC. She is the Founder of Belle Femme Diaries-a resource blog for "Experiences that Inspire". She currently lives in Dubai as a member of the Leadership Circle of the Rotary Club of Jumierah and will complete a Masters degree at Hult International Business School in 2014.
Google Cloud Platform is offering developers $2,000 of credit to start building applications on Google App Engine and Google Compute Engine. App Engine is a full development stack (PaaS), and Compute Engine lets you run workloads on Linux virtual machines (IaaS). Apply to receive credit at cloud.google.com/starterpack and use verification code: sg-org.
In addition to being the worlds fastest ever growing company Groupon uses its network and experience to help budding Entrepreneurs. As a major sponsor and partner in Startup Grind Dubai Groupon Middle-East helps by selling tickets to all events and uses it vast network to help make the Dubai events the huge success that they are.
As one of the regions leading Apple Resellers iStyle are the number one place to purchase Apple products. In addition they support and help the Startup scene in anyway they can. iStyle sponsor all Startup Grind events in Dubai by supplying equipment from iMacs to iPads. Every event we host has an iMac onstage to showcase all the tweets sent in by the audience.