Brian is currently the COO of Startup Grind. He has over 18 years professional experience in web/online/mobile product development. Experience in developing innovative consumer and enterprise collaborative web products and services. Has started three previous startups, including one that had $17 million in revenues. Previously worked for AOL and Merrill Lynch. Is a CMUer.
Congresswomen Suzan DelBene is United States Representative for Washington's 1st congressional district since 2012.
She is also the cofounder of Drugstore.com (Acquired by Walgreens for $409M) where she served as a Vice President in 1998.
Google is committed to empowering entrepreneurs around the world through programs, partnerships, and our products.
What is #40Forward? #40Forward is a challenge issued by Google for Entrepreneurs to startup and entrepreneur organizations so create new innovative programs to increase participation of women by 25% in 2014 in their communities. Google is providing funding and program assistance to further the efforts of women entrepreneurs through these programs.
43North is the world’s largest business idea competition. With $5 million in cash prizes, including a top award of $1 million, six $500,000 awards and four $250,000 awards, 43North is helping entrepreneurs and startups turn their ideas into reality in Buffalo, NY. Enter by May 31, 2014 at www.43north.org.
Fish & Richardson is a global law firm providing strategic patent counseling to innovative clients who seek to protect and maximize the value of their intellectual property. Founded in 1878, Fish’s early clients included Alexander Graham Bell, Thomas Edison and the Wright Brothers. Fish now represents companies of all sizes, from large organizations such as Google, Inc., 3M, and Microsoft, to startup and early stage companies around the world. Fish offers innovative, flexible fee structures and numerous resources to startup and early stage companies including informal, complimentary IP roundtable lunch discussions in our DC office.
MGA is a full-service tenant consulting firm. We represent startups, entrepreneurs and long-established groups with the same passion and purpose: To ensure that your organization’s commercial real estate decisions, in leasing or sales, fully support both your short-term operational needs, and your long-term business objectives. At MGA, we take a distinctly comprehensive approach to the commercial real estate brokerage business, and pride ourselves on forging strong, long-lasting relationships with our clients. Firms that entrust their real estate needs to MGA can rest assured that they have gained a singularly dedicated advisor and advocate for years to come.
A creative web design agency, focused on unique, stylish and usable experiences across a multitude of verticals, mediums and devices. We work with early stage start-ups, to the Fortune 100, and everyone in between.