North Bay Tech Entrepreneurs Meetup w/Boku Kodama
Tuesday, August 6, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM (PDT)
Join the North Bay Tech Entrepreneurs Meetup group at the Renaissance Center of Marin for networking and a special talk by Boku Kodama, Manager of the Center. Boku will discuss the Renaissance Center's mission to help spur entrepreneurship and innovation in the North Bay. He will also speak about the newly forged partnership between the Renaissance Center and the Small Business Development Center of Northern California.
The event starts at 6:00PM and ends promptly at 8:30 PM. Drinks will be available at the Center's honor bar and complimentary refreshments will be served. Be sure to get here on time and with plenty of business cards. Capacity is limited so sign up today!
ABOUT THE RENAISSANCE CENTER
A non profit small business development center, Renaissance Marin is a program of Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center. In 2012, launched in partnership with the Marin Community Foundation, Renaissance Marin was born to provide critical access to training, resources and support services designed to help aspiring and established local entrepreneurs achieve their dreams of small business success and financial independence.
Located at 1115 Third Street in San Rafael, California, Renaissance Marin provides office space for lease in our small business incubator, drop in co-working space, and commercial kitchen rental space for food business startups.
Whether you are a retailer, designer, manufacturer, contractor or bookkeeper — in the startup or expansion phase — Renaissance Marin will provide you with the training, professional advice, tools, resources, and networks needed to create your own thriving business.
ABOUT BOKU KODAMA
Boku Kodama is the Center Manager for Renaissance Marin. He has been an entrepreneur for 40 years with ten for-profit and nine non-profit businesses. Since 1999, he has devoted thousands of hours in research and development of visual-based training to assist non-business individuals to launch their own micro-businesses using a concept he calls “generative entrepreneurship”–creating businesses that serve the individual, promote long term sustainability and improve our communities and environment. His entrepreneurship programs are unconventional yet designed for our 21st Century Economy using collaboration, creativity, and referral marketing.
ABOUT JOHN STARR, NBTE ORGANIZER
John Starr is the founder of OurManStarr Productions and the Executive Producer of Rokkus Radio.He has more than 20 years experience in media production, acting, operations management, event coordination and business development.
John was Operations Manager for two VC funded startups - Calimetrics, Inc. and NextPlanetOver.com. He has extensive technology administration experience with various firms including: Morrison & Foerster, Media Alliance, Guide Dogs For The Blind and other non-profit and higher education institutions.
He lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with his family and enjoys baseball, community building and Rock and Roll.
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North Bay Tech Entrepreneurs
Led by tech industry veteran and media producer John Starr, the North Bay tech Entrepreneurs Meetup is dedicated to fostering innovation and spurring enterprise from the Wine Country to the Golden Gate. This is a great group for networking, meeting new colleagues and sharing information. And business gets done here too! We meet monthly at various business startup locations in the North Bay. Sign up now to stay in the loop and don't miss a single Meetup announcement!