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Startup Grind Tampa Bay Hosts Bret Tobey, CEO of Carvoyant

Startup Grind

Thursday, December 19, 2013 from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM (EST)

Startup Grind Tampa Bay Hosts Bret Tobey, CEO of...

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Bret Tobey, Carvoyant

Bret Tobey likes Shakespeare, but when his friend demonstrated an early version of the Mosaic browser he realized he was studying the wrong thing set aside English Lit and his first tech job started that week.  Bret has worked in multiple startups ranging from empowering physical therapists to a farmers market and for global companies like Diebold.  When Bret was told he would make a better entre preneur than employee, he took that as a compliment and decided to found his own new venture and help others with theirs.  He has built Carvoyant around solving a very common point of pain, “what does my check engine light mean?” and “who do I trust to get it fixed?”   Come learn about how Bret buiilt a thriving company here and what he has learned along the way.

AGENDA   6:30 Networking and Food
7:30 Fireside Chat
8:30 Q&A and Networking

Hosted By

Joy Randels, Director of Startup Grind Tampa

Joy is the Founder and CEO of NewMarket Partners.  She’s launched 13 startups, had 2 IPO’s and 9 acquisitions, raising over $300M seeing the hard work payoff and experiencing failure. Joy is a frequent speaker on entrepreneurship, security and mobile.  NewMarket Partners helps emerging tech companies create scalable businesses, performs due diligence for capital raises and M&A. Joy also co-founded Applied G2, Nurturism and Digital Collective. She’s an active angel investor and an organizer of Startup Weekend, Ignite Tampa Bay and Barcamp. Bottom line, she wants to see Startups ROCK!

Email: | Twitter: @joy_randels &  @StartupGrindTB

Startup Grind Tampa Bay:

The OXFORD EXCHANGE closes at 5:30 pm  You must enter the Commcerce Club from  West Kennedy Blvd. The after hours entrance is just to the left of the building through metal gate as pictureed here and then up the stairway.

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When & Where

The Oxford Exchange - Commerce Club
420 West Kennedy Boulevard
Tampa, FL 33606

Thursday, December 19, 2013 from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM (EST)

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Startup Grind

Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. We host monthly events around the world in more than 150 cities 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 @StartupGrindSGP.

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Startup Grind Tampa Bay Hosts Bret Tobey, CEO of Carvoyant
Tampa, FL Events Business

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