Hey Chicago, the Mixer parade is coming your way! We'll be kicking off the event with inspiring talks from Cars.com followed by our traditional Mixer event.
Cars.com and Tech Cocktail, cordially invite you to an innovative speaker series event to kick off the Tech Cocktail Mixer. Whether you are a technology enthusiast, inventor, creator, entrepreneur, investor, developer, or designer, we are all linked by a passion for innovation and technology.
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Jason Fried - 37signals
Jason Fried is the co-founder of 37signals, a trailblazing software company providing the technological architecture for the remote work shift. His team are makers of the world famous project management tool Basecamp, along with Backpack, Highrise, and Campfire. He has been profiled in such publications as Time, Wired, Inc and more. His first book REWORK was a New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestseller and received 800-CEO-Reads' Award for the 2010 Business Book of the Year and has been licensed in twenty eight countries. In 2006, he was named to the MIT Technology Review TR35 as one of the top 35 innovators in the world under the age of 35. His TED talk titled Why Work Doesn’t Happen at Work has been viewed almost 2 million times. Fried also writes Inc.'s “Get Real” column.
Follow Jason Fried on Twitter @jasonfried.
Tech Cocktail Mixer - where we bring together the city's startup community, most passionate technophiles, job seekers, investors, entrepreneurs, and those simply looking for a fun atmosphere to get to know your neighbors. The result is a one-of-a-kind experience that has earned Tech Cocktail Mixers the national reputation of a must-attend event.
THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS!!
Title Sponsor, Cars.com
Gold Sponsor, Apartments.com
Community Sponsor, Modis
Partner, American Airlines
Community Partner, Saper Law Offices
Community Partner, Frost Ruttenber & Rothblatt
Community Partner, GeneXus USA
Media Partner, Hoffman Media
Connecting the technology community – At Tech Cocktail events you are bound to connect with potential new employees, developers, designers and more. Tech Cocktail could be the place where you meet your next employee, co-founder or even get a date. If you are a company looking to hire, you can also leverage the Tech Cocktail Job Board to get the message out early – or you could sponsor the event and use it as your own personal job fair. Click here to contact us for sponsorship information.
Interested in sponsoring Tech Cocktail Chicago? Tech Cocktail offers a range of sponsorship options for every budget. Whether you're looking to just support the event so local startups can get more coverage, or leverage the event to get exposure around your product or company (or find people to hire!), we have affordable opportunities for you. Learn how your company can be a part of the event here.
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Tech Cocktail (http://tech.co) is a media company that covers the latest tech innovations across the globe. Tech Cocktail has been hosting mixer events and writing about technology start-ups and entrepreneurs across the country with the focus of helping to amplify the local technology signal since 2006. We have hosted large events in Chicago, D.C., NY, San Francisco, Boston, Boulder, San Diego, Detroit, Boise, Austin, Barcelona and more. Read more about Tech Cocktail.
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Tech Cocktail is a media company focused on better connecting, educating and amplifying the start-up technology community and showcasing the latest tech innovations.
Tech Cocktail is aimed at helping build and strengthen local tech start-up communities both online and off. During past mixer events we have had companies find employees, co-founders, funding and some start-ups have even been acquired. We love it when that happens.