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Startup Grind Austin Welcomes Hugh Forrest (Director, SXSW Interactive)

Startup Grind Singapore

Thursday, September 13, 2012 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (CDT)

Startup Grind Austin Welcomes Hugh Forrest (Director,...

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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


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.

For more information visit www.StartupGrind.com or follow us on twitter @StartupGrind.


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.

Twitter:  @andigs_whitli 


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Cospace Austin
911 W Anderson Ln
Austin, TX 78757

Thursday, September 13, 2012 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (CDT)

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Startup Grind Singapore

Startup Grind is the world’s startup community, actively educating, inspiring, and connecting founders in over 170 cities.

We nurture startup ecosystems in 63 countries through events, media, and partnerships with organizations like Google for Entrepreneurs.

The cornerstone of our global community are monthly events featuring successful local founders, innovators, educators and investors who share lessons learned on the road to building great companies.

Founded in Silicon Valley by Derek Andersen, Startup Grind has now hosted 2,000 fireside chats since its founding in 2010.

To date, Startup Grind has helped 170,000 entrepreneurs find mentorship, connect to partners and hires, pursue funding, and reach new users.

Startup Grind Singapore was founded in May 2012, we are one of the active grass-root startup communities in Singapore.

More info at http://startupgrind.com/singapore or tweet us @StartupGrindSGP!

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