STARTING POINT FORT LAUDERDALE MEETUP
Presented by Startups.Club & SFTA
Join us for 2 awesome events in “POINTLESS PITCHFEST” and “TO THE POINT TECH TALK”
POINTLESS PITCHFEST = Here’s the point: 5 startup founders in the audience are chosen at random to get 5 minutes to pitch: No PowerPOINT, no Slides, all Passion! Share your startup story among fellow Startup founders and potential backers and customers.
TO THE POINT TECH TALK = listen to true stories from Startup Founders – sharing their trials, tribulations, failures, successes, etc.
Listen to Erik Mintz, Organizer of TEDxBocaRaton recap this year’s TEDx event.
Mintz has 27 years of experience in the software development industry. He spent 8 years at Constant Contact as Director of EventSpot (2008 – 2015). Prior to Constant Contact, Mintz was founder and CEO of e2M Systems which was acquired by Constant Contact in May 2008. He started his career at IBM in Boca Raton, Florida working 11 years in OS/2, Global Services, and IBM Corporate. Mintz earned an MBA from MIT and graduate degree in Engineering from FAU.
Experience a TEDx Talk Live by one of TEDxBocaRaton’s stellar speakers, Geoff Haynes. Geoff’s TEDx Talk: “Entrepreneurs and Innovators Rely on This Attribute to Drive Innovation. We All Have It, So What Is It?”
Geoff Haynes is a serial entrepreneur and President of Ra Power Pro, an award-winning U.S. portable solar company specializing in non-traditional commercial uses for solar. Geoff began his career in the marketing department of BMW of North America, working on the highly regarded “Ultimate Driving Machine Campaign”. He loved the challenge but was driven to become his own boss. Soon thereafter, Geoff joined the first of what would be a string of successful start-up ventures spanning the next 30 years. Geoff earned an MBA from the McLaren School of Business, University of San Francisco and resides in South Florida.