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Meet experts and network with your peers at Techstars Startup Week Seattle!

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Wednesday, October 4 • 11:30am - 12:30pm
Seattle Start-Up Sanctuary?

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Theme – Exploring our start-up eco-system strengths beyond the tech advantages 


This Start Up Primer will provide sharp insights and useful inputs to start up teams, going beyond the obvious stuff by bringing up some of the compelling trends that can make Seattle the next valley of dreams. The Blue View, outdoor lifestyle, iconic corporations, liberal mindsets etc.  Inspiring speakers, including some who have led start up’s to success, will set the stage for this lively and interactive session. Great for techies and everyone else to tune into as a beacon of hope for the emerging future of Seattle. 

Moderators
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Barney Brown

EVP, WorkCast
Barney Brown set up WorkCast in Seattle 2015. WorkCast has grown rapidly to become one of leading webinar and webcast platforms for marketers, with many of the World’s leading brands benefiting from our world class platform. As a webinar and webcasting software pioneer, Barney... Read More →

Speakers
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Mike Cartwright

Mike is Chief Technology Officer at DigitalTown. Since serving in several senior technology roles at Expedia, Mike founded Commencia an Online Travel portal that has been now been acquired by DigitalTown
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Karen Cone

Karen is a strategic advisor focused on business & digital transformation.  Most recently she was the Microsoft General Manager, Worldwide Financial Services. Karen Cone was accountable for the strategy and growth of the banking, payments, capital markets & insurance industries g... Read More →
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Joe Hafner

Joe is founder of Ocho Consulting specializing in Marketing Technology. A graduate of University of Washington - Michael G. Foster School of Business Joe has worked with many start ups focusing on Revenue Chain Performance.
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Pieter De Temmerman

Pieter is Founder and CEO of Pacific Data Partners which enables B2B sales and marketing teams to maximize their effectiveness by helping them reach the right customers at the right time. Pieter also founded TrackSimple Inc which was acquired by BlueKai that was in turn acquired... Read More →