Google Ventures and Vator's Startup Sessions
Tuesday, October 16, 2012 from 5:00 PM to 8:15 PM (PDT)
Mountain View, CA
Hosted by Google Ventures and Vator, the newly-launched Startup Sessions is a monthly speaker series featuring one keynote speaker who will share his or her startup stories. The three-hour event is designed to be a casual gathering of techies - entrepreneurs, developers, marketers, investors - who want to get the inside scoop about some of the highest-profile tech influencers.
Kicking off our series is David Sacks, CEO and founder of Yammer, which was bought by Microsoft for $1.2 billion this past June.
5:00pm Mixer (mingle time with drinks, apps, break out those biz cards)
5:45pm Startup Spotlight (two hot, new startups pitch away!)
6:00pm Bambi Francisco's Fireside Chat with David Sacks (includes audience Q&A)
7pm-8pm Networking with Pizza & Beer
Sponsorship packages are still available! For inquiries please email us firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
Ticket Policy: Tickets are non-refundable, however they are transferable by their original owner by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Due to expected high demand, we prohibit reselling of tickets higher than face-value. No peddling or selling of any goods or services; or distribution of flyers, goods, or any materials without the written consent of the event organizers.
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Google Ventures and Vator
Vator (short for innovator) is one of the largest business networks dedicated to high-tech entrepreneurs. Founded and run by veteran and award-winning journalist Bambi Francisco, Vator is an entrepreneur and investor community, with some 100,000 members and high-tech companies. VatorNews is Vator's news site focused on innovation with about 500 contributors.
Google Ventures provides seed and venture funding to innovative startups. Founded in 2009, Google Ventures has more than 100 companies in its portfolio, across the areas of mobile, gaming, consumer, enterprise and life sciences. Google Ventures offers its entrepreneurs hands-on help and resources, including access to its Design Studio, Marketing, Recruiting and Engineering Teams, and Startup Lab. For more information, please visit: www.googleventures.com.