Startup Grind Richmond 2020 Kickoff Party x Speed Mentoring
Time & Location
About the Event
Startup Grind Richmond is hosting a 2020 Kickoff Party x Speed Mentoring on January 20, 2020 at iSpace Coworking. January is the time for new year’s resolutions and goal setting. And for some, 2020 will begin a decade of amazing growth ahead. Start off right by surrounding yourself with a local community of entrepreneurs, mentors, and fans & enthusiasts.
Come to our Kickoff Party if you’re interested in:
- Sharing your startup journey with fellow entrepreneurs
- Meeting new friends and catching up with old friends
- Learning about SGx Richmond’s exciting lineup of events and volunteer opportunities
- Talk to our expert mentors to get answers to your most pressing questions
We’ve curated a lineup of Mentors with knowledge in specialized areas pertinent to helping startups succeed. If you have questions or need advice, come chat with them.
Meet our Mentors
CTO ADVISORY | Glen Lee - Founder, Moderna Technology Group: Glen is the Founder of Moderna Technology Group which provides CTO Advisory services for startups. Glen has 20+ years experience in senior technical roles. He serves as President for Chess2Inspire and is a Mentor at UBC Hub.
MARKETING | Warren Thompson - Co-Founder, Ollo Metrics: Warren is the Co-Founder of Ollo Metrics which provides Digital Marketing services for businesses. He has 10+ years experience in Marketing. Warren is a Lead Instructor at Brainstation teaching digital marketing, analytics, PPC & SEO skills and strategy.
LEGAL | Richie Wong - Founder, Geocord Law Corporation:. Richie is the Founder of Geocord Law Corp which advises on business law. Richie serves as Director for the Richmond Chinese Community Society. He is fluent in Cantonese and Mandarin.
ACCOUNTING | Matt Wong - Co-Founder, Purpose CPA: Matt is the Co-Founder of Purpose CPA which provides CFO-for-hire and bookkeeping services to small-to-medium sized businesses. Matt has 12+ years in accounting roles. Previously, he served as Chapter Chair for the CPA Vancouver Chapter.
BRANDING | Daniel Chen - Founder, Stuck Studio: Daniel founded Stuck Studios Inc., a brand consultancy that helps businesses pursue convicted dreams through storytelling, design, and strategy. He hopes to see his clients become thriving brands that impact people and cultures in a positive way.Door Prizes
1) 2 tickets to Startup Grind 2020 Global Conference in Silicon Valley - February 11-12, 2020 ($355 USD value for each conference ticket)
2) Moderna Startup 1 Month Trial ($500 USD value)
Monthly CTO Advisory for early stage startups.
Moderna Startup Membership connects your company with knowledgeable startup CTOs without the usual surprise bills. Fast track your technology team and build products that solve the right problems. www.moderna.techAbout Startup Grind 2020 Global Conference - February 11-12, 2020 in Silicon Valley
The Startup Grind Global Conference provides an environment unlike anything else - where our community of startups, partners, investors, thought leaders, and worldwide directors come together for 2+ days of invaluable education, connection, and inspiration. We will take over the streets of Redwood City, stamped in the middle of Silicon Valley, surrounded by tech giants and startups alike.
With 6 stages of highly educational content provided by a roster of world-class speakers, thousands of entrepreneurs and innovators looking to build relationships, hours of impactful networking and partner opportunities, and of course - parties. Whether you are looking for a co-founder, have just started your company, or are grinding and scaling by the minute, there’s something for everyone at Startup Grind.
For more details and speakers list, check out SG Global Conference website => https://www.startupgrind.com/conference/Sponsors:
Venue Sponsor - iSpace Coworking
iSPACE removes the walls creating cubicles of the past. Through a masterful blend of utilitarian material colours, iSPACE creates a modernized industrial workspace integrated with nature. Presenting 30 working spots, 10 private offices, 3 meeting rooms and a recreation space, all perfectly balanced between productivity and serenity - iSPACE is a space that will inspire creativity, boost productivity and most importantly, a space that is truly yours.
Food & Beverage Sponsor - Freshslice Pizza
Freshslice Pizza: Freshslice Pizza is a Canadian pizza chain and franchise. Founded 20+ years ago, Freshslice Pizza has grown from a family-run business to a chain of over 70 restaurants across British Columbia.About Startup Grind Richmond Chapter
Startup Grind Richmond Chapter belongs a global Startup Grind Community. The Chapter was founded in 2019 and hosts various fireside chats, workshops, and networking events in Richmond, British Columbia. Our mandate is to support tech-enabled startups and businesses and build the local startup community.About Startup Grind
Founded in Silicon Valley in 2010, Startup Grind is a global entrepreneur community network. We partner with Google for Startups to connect, educate and inspire entrepreneurs around the world. There are 650+ Startup Grind chapters in 125+ countries hosting monthly Startup Grind