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STARTUP SUMMIT 2019

OCTOBER 10TH, 2019

STARTUP SUMMIT 2019

WHERE STARTUPS LEARN AND APPLY THEIR WAY TO THE TOP

Startup Summit is an interactive, exciting, fun, and educational conference featuring leading keynote speakers and master classes from top entrepreneurs, innovators, and executives.

The conference provides you with a great opportunity to meet successful people and enjoy crash courses taught by experts on important topics you face throughout your startup journey.

Plus, during our breaks, lunch, and happy hour, we will have an area called the Consulting Corner. We have assembled a team of experts in various areas including sales, hiring, marketing, business intelligence, funding, etc… to offer one on one advice to answer your most pressing business challenges. 

Startup Summit educates, inspires, and connects thousands of founders from all over the region. In addition, nurtures the local startup ecosystems through events, media, and partnerships with organizations like Startup Grind powered by Google for Entrepreneurs. Come to learn and apply key insights you need to be successful and join the community!

Who's Speaking?

Bob Young

Bob Young

Serial Entrepreneur (Red Hat, Lulu, Precision Hawk, Needle Point)

Todd Olson

Todd Olson

Founder/CEO of Pendo

DONALD THOMPSON

DONALD THOMPSON

CEO of Walk West

Scot Wingo

Scot Wingo

CEO of Spiffy

Mikki Paradis

Mikki Paradis

CEO of PDI Drywall

Larry Long Jr.

Larry Long Jr.

Director of Collegiate Sales of Teamworks

DAVID GARDNER

DAVID GARDNER

Managing Partner of CoFounders Capital

Nicole Kaufman

Nicole Kaufman

Founder of High Performance Counseling

Will Barfield

Will Barfield

Founder and CEO of Barfield Revenue and Consulting

Craig Stone

Craig Stone

Founder and CEO of Hire Networks

Paolo DiVincenzo

Paolo DiVincenzo

Managing Partner of Basis State

Tobias Walter

Tobias Walter

CEO of ShoeBoxed

10OCT, 2019
#SessionSpeaker(s)TimeVenus
1Registration and Refreshments8:00 amRTP Conference Center
2Opening Remarks MARK BAVISOTTO 9:00 amRTP Conference Center
3Keynote: How to use your Early Customers to Fund your Business Bob Young 9:10 amRTP Conference Center
4Panel: How to Best Raise Funds for your startup & learn Best Practices to Winning InvestorsDAVID GARDNER 10:00 amRTP Conference Center
5Break: Investor and Consulting Corner 10:50 amRTP Conference Center
6Breakout Session: Mental Health and Startup SuccessNicole Kaufman 11:30 amRTP Conference Center
7Breakout Session: Learn Best Practices On Hiring Top Talent & Landing The Right JobCraig Stone , Will Barfield 11:30 amRTP Conference Center
8Lunch and Networking12:10RTP Conference Center
9Breakout Session: Sales Success in the High Paced Startup WorldLarry Long Jr. 1:15 pmRTP Conference Center
10Breakout Session: A guide to Early LiquidityTobias Walter , Paolo DiVincenzo 1:15 pmRTP Conference Center
11Break: Investor and Consulting Corner 2:00 pmRTP Conference Center
12Keynote: How a Female can find Startup Success in a Male Dominated WorldMikki Paradis 2:20 pmRTP Conference Center
13PANEL: Creating a Culture of Diversity in your StartupDONALD THOMPSON 3:05 pm RTP Conference Center
14Break: Investor and Consulting Corner 3:45 pm RTP Conference Center
15Keynote: Learn how Pendo has taken off like a rocket ship and keys to the successTodd Olson 4:00 pm RTP Conference Center
16Closing Thoughts and Giveaways4:45 pmRTP Conference Center
17Happy hour featuring live music starring Kerry Long & Q and games!5:00 pmRTP Conference Center

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