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Startup Grind Chicago Hosts Seyi Fabode (Power2Switch)

Startup Grind Singapore

Tuesday, April 16, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (CST)

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Seyi Fabode, Power2Switch

Seyi Fabode is the CEO/Co-founder of Power2Switch, a website that enables residential consumers to make responsible decisions about their energy usage and expenses. He was an operations analyst at EnergyQuote, an energy brokerage and management firm in London and commercial/operations analyst for a Thames Power Services a privately owned power plant in London. Seyi has an MBA from the University of Chicago, Booth School of Business and an MSc in Manufacturing Systems Engineering from Warwick University in the UK. Passionate about family and the written word Seyi is the author of Alien #2102 (a short novel of intertwined immigrant stories set in Chicago).

Agenda   6:00 Networking and Food
7:00 Fireside Chat
8:00 Networking

Hosted By

Tom Denison, Director of Startup Grind

Tom's passion is mentoring, advising, funding and founding tech startups. Like many, his digital experience started with a glamorous yet struggling internet startup, but blossomed into strategy and business development with some of the most recognized digital powerhouses. He has also nurtured and made profitable a top 200 internet retailer. Today, he is the Founder of Funl, a collection of savvy digital marketing experts who “Provide the expertise and resources needed to drive a large, loyal and profitable customer base.”


Global Partners

Google App Engine

Google is offering startups $1,000 of credit to start building applications on Google App Engine. App Engine is a development platform that makes applications easy to write, simple to scale, and trivial to manage. Application deadline is March 31, 2013. Use verification code: SGAE-02

What is Startup Grind?

Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. We host monthly events in more than 35 cities and 15 countries featuring successful local founders, innovators, educators and investors who share personal stories and lessons learned on the road to building great companies. Our monthly fireside chat interviews, startup mixers and annual conferences provide ample opportunities to connect with amazing startups and the people behind them, tap into a strong support network, form meaningful connections and gain inspiration for the startup journey ahead. For more information visit or follow us on twitter @StartupGrind.

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When & Where

222 W Merchandise Mart Plaza
Chicago, IL 60654

Tuesday, April 16, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (CST)

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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 or tweet us @StartupGrindSGP!

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