Join us November 7th when we welcome Tim Shigel, Tim is the Chairman and Founder of ShareThis, the largest ecosystem for sharing and engagement across the web. He's an entrepreneur, investor and avid guitarist. Tim has been on the forefront of digital media technology where as Director at Blue Chip Venture Fund, he led the investment in Advertising.com, which is now the data and insights arm of AOL Advertising; and was involved with Nielsen Buzzmetrics, the leading platform for measuring sentiment on blogs and forums; and Third Screen Media, the first mobile advertising platform. A fixture of the burgeoning Cincinnati tech scene, Tim acts as an advisor and mentor to area startups and at The Brandery, a local venture accelerator backed by P&G, is a board member of DotLoop, and serves as a venture advisor to Allos Ventures. Tim is also active in the community, having served on non-profit and university advisory boards including the Jobs Plus Employment Network and the Krannert School of Business Entrepreneurship Advisory Board at Purdue University, and The Institute for Management & Engineering at Case Western Reserve University. .
6:00 - Networking and Pizza
7:00 - Fireside Chat
8:00 - Questions and More Networking
WHAT IS STARTUP GRIND?
Startup Grind is a 30-city event series hosted in 13-countries that educates, inspires, and connects entrepreneurs. Rooted in the heart of Silicon Valley, Startup Grind brings the world's greatest founders and investors to tell their stories on stage and share it with our global startup community. There are brilliant entrepreneurs everywhere so start learning and networking with them at your local Startup Grind community.
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Dave Knox - Director of Startup Grind Cincinnati
Dave is the Chief Marketing Officer of Rockfish Interactive. A veteran of Procter & Gamble, Knox was most recently the Brand Manager, Global Branded Entertainment where he led the strategy for new business models in digital media, venture investments, and original content. Previously, Dave served as P&G’s Corporate Marketing Brand Manager for Digital Business Strategy, responsible for driving digital innovation and capability across P&G’s 300+ brands worldwide. As the author of HardKnoxLife.com, he was named by AdAge as “1 of 25 Media People You Should Follow on Twitter” and by Media Industry News as a “2010 Social Media Superstar.” Dave is active in the marketing and start-ups communities, serving as a Board Observer / Advisor to several venture-backed companies and on the board of VCU Brandcenter.
Twitter: @Dave Knox