Startup Grind Austin Welcomes Hugh Forrest (Director, SXSW Interactive)
Thursday, September 13, 2012 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (CDT)
Join us on September 13th when we interview Hugh Forrest, the Director of SXSW Interactive. Get inspiration for your own startup as Hugh talks about growing SXSWi from a staff of 4 to 25 and the impact they have had on startups, including lauching several household names.
6:00 - Networking and Pizza
7:00 - Fireside Chat
8:00 - Questions and More Networking
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Startup Grind is an event series and website designed to help educate, inspire, and connect local entrepreneurs. Each month we welcome an amazing speaker who shares their story with our community and tells us what worked, what didn't, and what they'll do differently next time. It's an amazing opportunity to learn from the best, network with other members of the startup community, and improve your chances of entrepreneurial success.
Andi Gillentine - Director of Startup Grind Austin
Andi is the cofounder and head of operations and algorithm development at Whit.li. She has a Mathematics degree from Bryn Mawr College and a Masters degree in Epidemiology from the University of Texas.
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