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Startup Grind Washington DC Hosts Ted Leonsis (Monumental Sports - Wizards/Caps)

Startup Grind Washington DC

Thursday, March 20, 2014 from 4:30 PM to 8:00 PM (EDT)

Washington, DC

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Ted Leonsis, Monumental Sports - Wizards/Caps

Ted Leonsis is the founder and chairman of Monumental Sports & Entertainment, which owns and operates three professional sports teams (Washington Capitals, Washington Wizards and Washington Mystics) and Verizon Center. He also serves on the board of governors for the NBA and NHL.

He is a partner in the speed-up capital Revolution Growth Fund II, investing in people and ideas that can change the world. Ted is an investor and chairman of the board of directors of Groupon. He also serves on the board of directors at AddThis, American Express and Georgetown University as well as Revolution Growth companies FedBid, Resonate and Optoro.

In 2008 Ted founded SnagFilms, which enables online audiences to watch, share and support documentary films. SnagFilms grew out of Ted’s experience as a producer of award-winning documentary films, including Nanking, which won Peabody and Emmy awards.

An author and daily blogger at TedsTake.com, Ted published a book, “The Business of Happiness,” which quickly became a bestseller.  A committed philanthropist, Ted is actively involved with numerous charities through the work of the Leonsis Foundation.  After a near 14-year career at AOL, he retired from active management in 2006 and retains the position of vice chairman emeritus.

Agenda   4:30 Networking and Food
5:30 Fireside Chat
6:30 Networking

Hosted By

Brian Park, Washington DC Chapter Director

Over 18 years professional experience in web/online/mobile product development. Experience in developing innovative consumer and enterprise collaborative web products and services.  Has started three previous startups, including one that had $17 million in revenues. Previously worked for AOL and Merrill Lynch. Is a CMUer.

Email: Brian@startupgrind.com | Twitter: @brianbpark

Global Partners

Google for Entrepreneurs

Google is committed to empowering entrepreneurs around the world through programs, partnerships, and our products.

Local Partners

WeWork

WeWork empowers entrepreneurs and small businesses to succeed by providing beautiful workspace, a collaborative community, and accessible services.

MGA

MGA is a full-service tenant consulting firm. We represent startups, entrepreneurs and long-established groups with the same passion and purpose: To ensure that your organization’s commercial real estate decisions, in leasing or sales, fully support both your short-term operational needs, and your long-term business objectives. At MGA, we take a distinctly comprehensive approach to the commercial real estate brokerage business, and pride ourselves on forging strong, long-lasting relationships with our clients. Firms that entrust their real estate needs to MGA can rest assured that they have gained a singularly dedicated advisor and advocate for years to come.

Fish and Richardson

Fish & Richardson is a global law firm providing strategic patent counseling to innovative clients who seek to protect and maximize the value of their intellectual property. Founded in 1878, Fish’s early clients included Alexander Graham Bell, Thomas Edison and the Wright Brothers. Fish now represents companies of all sizes, from large organizations such as Google, Inc., 3M, and Microsoft, to startup and early stage companies around the world. Fish offers innovative, flexible fee structures and numerous resources to startup and early stage companies including informal, complimentary IP roundtable lunch discussions in our DC office.

What is Startup Grind?

Startup Grind is a global startup community educating, inspiring, and connecting entrepreneurs. We host monthly events in more than 80 cities and 35 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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When & Where


WeWork
718 7th St NW
Washington, DC 20001

Thursday, March 20, 2014 from 4:30 PM to 8:00 PM (EDT)


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Startup Grind Washington DC

Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. We host monthly events in more than 50 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.
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