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Startup Grind Philadelphia Hosts Gabriel Weinberg (DuckDuckGo)

Startup Grind

Wednesday, June 5, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (COT)

Philadelphia, PA, PA

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Gabriel Weinberg, DuckDuckGo

Gabriel Weinberg is the CEO and Founder of DuckDuckGo, a search engine that does not track you and has better instant answers.  DuckDuckGo is gaining more and more market share every year and is widely considered a Top 5 search engine. Previously, Gabriel founded NamesDatabase, which was sold to Classmates.com in 2006 for $10MM.  Gabriel was educated at MIT, with a B.S. in Physics and an M.S. in Technology and Policy.  He is an active angel investor and is currently the Chapter Director of Open Angel Forum Philadelphia.  He is also an active blogger on all things startup. Recently, Gabriel launched Mentor Chats, a fireside chat program where he interviews startup veterans who are active in mentoring, a critically important part of growing an ecosystem.  Gabriel Weinberg is a quiet leader who leads by example and always available via Ohours. Currently based in Paoli, a Philadelphia suburb about 30 miles outside of the city, Gabriel is married with two kids.

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

Hosted By

Mike Maher, Director of Startup Grind Philadelphia

Mike is a Naval Officer, entrepreneur, and self-proclaimed hustler.  He has a passion for anything real estate, and he lives by the motto “Get it done.”  Mike is a graduate of the Naval Academy where he played varsity soccer, and he has an MBA from the Villanova School of Business.  Currently, Mike is the Founder & CEO of Benjamin’s Desk, Philadelphia’s Premier Shared Office and Coworking Space for Professionals.  In addition to his consulting company Principled Business Solutions, Mike is also the Founder of RealComps, a real estate technology startup, as well as the Marketing Director at Sight2Site Media.  A lover of all things Philly, Mike is looking to bring Benjamin’s Desk to a city near you. LinkedIn | Twitter | Email  

Email: mmaher@startupgrind.com | Twitter: @LtMichaelJMaher

Global Partners

Google App Engine

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Local Partners

Benjamin's Desk

The Workplace of the New Economy. Benjamin's Desk is Philadelphia's Premier Shared Office and Coworking Space for Mobile Professionals, Entrepreneurs, and Startups.

Pretzel Crisps

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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 40 cities and 20 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 StartupGrind.com or follow us on twitter @StartupGrind.

Disclaimer: Startup Grind event ticket sales are non-transferable, non-refundable, and final. If an event is cancelled due to weather, speaker availability, or any other unforeseeable event you will be refunded automatically. If a speaker moves the event date you will have 48-hours to request a refund if you are unable to make the new event date. Please direct any additional ticketing issues to customerservice@startupgrind.com.

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Benjamin's Desk
1701 Walnut Street 7th Floor
Philadelphia, PA, PA 19103

Wednesday, June 5, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (COT)


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Startup Grind

Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. We host monthly events in more than 100 cities and 20 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 www.StartupGrind.com or follow us on twitter @StartupGrind.

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