San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Join us November 7th when we welcome Jim Franklin CEO at SendGrid. Prior to his tenure with SendGrid, Jim was the Vice President of Enterprise Performance Management and the General Manager of the Crystal Ball Global Business Unit of Oracle Corporation. The Crystal Ball Global Business Unit was formed in 2007 as part of the acquisition of Hyperion Solutions. At Hyperion, Jim served as VP and General Manager. Jim had held the roles of Decisioneering's CEO, CFO and VP of Sales prior to Decisioneering's acquisition by Hyperion. Mr. Franklin was also the founder of webfamilies.com and the CFO of Vericept Corporation. Jim serves on the board of aWhere, Inc., Denver Software Club and Querio. He has also been a mentor for Techstars and the Founder Institute.
6:00 - Networking and Pizza
7:00 - Fireside Chat
8:00 - Questions and More Networking
|WHAT IS STARTUP GRIND?|
Startup Grind is a 30-city event series hosted in 13-countries that educates, inspires, and connects entrepreneurs. Rooted in the heart of Silicon Valley, Startup Grind brings the world's greatest founders and investors to tell their stories on stage and share it with our global startup community. There are brilliant entrepreneurs everywhere so start learning and networking with them at your local Startup Grind community.
For more information visit StartupGrind.com or follow us on twitter @StartupGrind.
Jon Rossi - Director of Startup Grind Denver
After attending StartupWeekend Boulder in April 2009, Jon took the plunge. He’s now working on his first two startups. He is a social-media, technology and business enthusiast who wants to make a difference in the lives of others. Jon is the lead organizer for StartupWeekend Denver and Boulder. When not working on Startup projects, Jon is busy helping the community and being a social connector for Denver.Twitter: @JonRossi
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When & Where
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!