Learn how to create a compelling brand for your startup from one of the world’s foremost experts on branding and social media. Startup Grind LA presents an evening with Simon Mainwaring, founder of We First, a multiple award-winning branding consultancy that helps its clients build communities, profit and positive impact. A sought-after international speaker, best-selling author, and winner of dozens of international awards for his creative campaigns, Simon will discuss how to effectively use social media tools to tell stories and build community around your startup or brand. “Few understand the power of brands and consumers better than Simon Mainwaring...He presents a truly compelling vision of how to transform that power to the benefit of society and the good of capitalism.” -- Jeff Jarvis | author, 'What Would Google Do?'
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Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. We host monthly events in more than 135 cities and 60 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.