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Startup Grind Seattle Hosts Jonathan Sposato (Picnik, Google, Geekwire)

Tuesday, October 30, 2012 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (PDT)

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 Jonathan Sposato

Join us October 30th for Jonathan Sposato from Geekwire, Microsoft, Google and Picnik. Listen to him share some insights of starting Picnik and later selling it to Google as well as the adventures with Geekwire, which as quickly become a staple in the tech Community.

When you love the startup scene as much as I do, you want to breathe, eat, and sleep in that exciting universe. There are really only two things to do. First, you can launch a startup yourself. This I have done, and every time the experience has taught me about my own limits, stamina, and at times my ability to drink.

The second thing you can do is write about startups. You get to sample and taste all of the wonderful flavors at the buffet. I’ve been jealous of John and Todd in this specific regard for years. They get to experience an amazing cross-section of companies and entrepreneurs — identifying patterns, seeing what works (and what doesn’t), and reporting what they find.



6:00 - Networking and Food/Drink

7:00 - Fireside Chat

8:00 - Questions and More Networking


Startup Grind is an event series and website designed to help educate, inspire, and connect local entrepreneurs.  Each month we welcome an amazing speaker who shares their story with our community and tells us what worked, what didn't, and what they'll do differently next time.  It's an amazing opportunity to learn from the best, network with other members of the startup community, and improve your chances of entrepreneurial success.

For more information visit or follow us on twitter @StartupGrind.


Michael Grabham - Director of Startup Grind Seattle    

Michael loves starting companies and enjoys the collaboration with smart people to figure out how to create value for a customer. He has been lucky enough to start a few companies and see the hard work payoff and see failure. Michael enjoys the experiences you must go through to get a company into a growth mode and see its first service/product create revenue. He is a currently working with two companies that have yet to release their product to the public and runs a web development company.

Email: | Twitter: @grabmike  
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2801 Alaskan Way #300, PIer 70

Tuesday, October 30, 2012 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (PDT)

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