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Tuesday, October 9 • 3:00pm - 5:00pm
The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly: Navigating Your Startup's Early Days

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Every startup idea is perfect in your brain. But that's because, if you have't launched it, you just haven't figured out all the ways in which you're wrong! A startup's earliest days are exhilarating, fast-paced, full of mystery and surprises. But they are also not glamorous. Oftentimes you're just trying to survive, dealing with problems you could never have predicted. Come listen to a few experienced founders share the good, the bad and the ugly stories from their earliest days.

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Keita H. Williams

Founder & Chief Strategist, Success Bully
Keita H. Williams is the  Founder and Chief Strategist of Success Bully, is an elite accountability practice for visionaries who need strategic support (a professional butt-kicking) to create momentum in their personal and professional lives. We develop bespoke 90 Day Sprints to develop clarity and habits to achieve your audacious goal.At the end of... Read More →

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Reetu Gupta

Co-founder and CEO, cirkled in
Reetu Gupta is Co-founder and CEO of Cirkled In– An award-winning, 21st-century recruitment platform matching high school students with the best-fit colleges and universities, improving outcomes for both sides. On this secureonline platform students maintain their holistic profile and portfolio of accomplishments, showcase themselves... Read More →
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Jensen Harris

Co-founder and CTO, Textio
Jensen is Co-Founder & CTO of Textio, the augmented writing platform, where he leads engineering, product, and design. A Yale graduate, before Textio Jensen guided the design of some of the most widely-used software in the world, including Microsoft Office, Outlook, and Surface. Textio... Read More →
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Melissa Strawn

founder and CEO, Mypeoplenow.com
Melissa Strawn is the founder and CEO of MyPeopleNow.com, a peer-to-peer marketplace for one-of-a-kind services and unique experiences.  She blogs at FromWelfareToMillionaire.org, is the mother to five amazing sons, and is on a mission to change the social services system in order to better impact poverty... Read More →
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Helen Wang

CEO and Founder, 6crickets Inc.
Dr. Helen Wang is the CEO and cofounder of 6crickets.com. Our mission is to bring the best enrichment to every child by leveraging community efforts and modern technologies. Parents work 2,000 hours, but children are in school for only 1,000 hours. So, out-of-school time is HALF of K-12 education. Today, out-of-school time is a still a... Read More →

Tuesday October 9, 2018 3:00pm - 5:00pm PDT
Create33 999 Third Avenue, Suite 3300 Seattle