Chilliwack – Currency Marketing, Cowork Chilliwack and Wisebox Solutions are rebooting Startup Grind Chilliwack! Startup Grind – powered by Google for Entrepreneurs, will be a monthly event at Cowork Chilliwack and is for founders, entrepreneurs, startups, and others working to get their business off the ground or building for the future, to connect and learn from each other about the challenges and successes in building a business.
Startup Grind Chilliwack (https://www.startupgrind.com/chilliwack) is a connected online and offline network of vibrant startup communities to help fuel innovation, economic growth and prosperity at the local level. While Startup Grind was found in Palo Alto, California, the extended network of Startup Grind chapters are located around the world, including Startup Grind Chilliwack.
The next Startup Grind Chilliwack event is on Tuesday November 20 at 5:30 pm. The get-together will feature a chance to mingle over some dinner and drinks where you can meet other Fraser Valley entrepreneurs, followed by a fireside chat with Colin Schmidt from Wisebox Solutions at 6:30 pm and then a chance to discuss what you’ve heard and to connect with new friends at 7:30 pm.
Schmidt’s talk will take you from Startup to Acquisition and Beyond as we learn how his Chilliwack-based software company journeyed from a hobby, to a growth company, to being acquired by a Fraser Valley high-tech group. We’ll discuss lessons learned along the way and you’ll walk away with actionable insights that you can apply to your own situation.
For more information, or to register, go to https://www.startupgrind.com/chilliwack. Tickets are $10 for early birds and only $7 for students and include dinner and a drink.