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August 12, 2021
Office Hours: 1:1 Coaching Services for Entrepreneurs
August 12, 2021
Office Hours: 1:1 Coaching Services for Entrepreneurs
Venture Café runs weekly office hours with a variety of subject matter experts, every Thursday! These are 30 minute, one-on-one advising sessions, with up to four adviser per week – free of charge! Below is this week’s advisers, their subject matter expertise and schedule. How to Book a Meeting with an Advisor?Click on an adviser’s name to see their available times and schedule an appointment. This Week’s Advisers (2nd Thursdays) ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Chuck Goldstone — Author, Communications Strategist, and Keynote Speaker::3:00 – 5:00 :: Ed Friedman — Experienced hardware and software entrepreneur::3:00 – 5:00 :: Angela Pitter — Market Research, Social Media Marketing, Content Marketing, Email Marketing, Event Marketing::3:00 – 5:00 :: Norman Eng — U.S. Small Business Administration: Funding, Marketing, Programs::3:00 – 5:00 :: Marty Sack — For and Non-profit Founder, Start-ups, Funding, Marketing::3:00 – 5:00 :: Jodi-Tatiana Charles — Strategic Branding & Marketing::3:00 – 5:00 :: Stephen Pitt — Senior strategic healthcare leader: breakthrough science & digital technologies ::3:00 – 5:00 :: David Platt — Design UX for your users needs and wants before you code it, not after ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Melissa DiPalma —  Storytelling, Marketing & Brand Messaging::3:00 – 5:00 :: Rachel O’Neil  — Everything HR & People & Culture for Startups::3:00 – 5:00 :: Erik Riedel — Engineering & Innovation Leader, Infrastructure Tech & Building Clouds::3:00 – 6:00 :: Joe Caruso — Advocate for Entrepreneurs, Investor, and Board Member ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Andreas Randow — Universalist, business architect & seasoned tech adviser How to Join the appointments on Thursday:Step 1 – Visit www.vencaf.org/signin. **If you have not attended a Venture Café previouslyyou will need to create a profileStep 2 – Scroll down to “Office Hours”Step 3 – Locate your adviser’s name and click “Join Virtual Meeting” **If prompted for a password, enter “innovation” (all lowercase letters)***Contact info@vencaf.org if you have any questions
August 19, 2021
Office Hours: 1:1 Coaching Services for Entrepreneurs
August 19, 2021
Office Hours: 1:1 Coaching Services for Entrepreneurs
Venture Café runs weekly office hours with a variety of subject matter experts, every Thursday! These are 30 minute, one-on-one advising sessions, with up to four adviser per week – free of charge! Below is this week’s advisers, their subject matter expertise and schedule. How to Book a Meeting with an Advisor?Click on an adviser’s name to see their available times and schedule an appointment. This Week’s Advisers (3rd Thursdays): ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Chuck Goldstone — Author, Communications Strategist, and Keynote Speaker::3:00 – 5:00 :: Jessica Manganello — Business attorney and legal structuring guru::3:00 – 5:00 :: Jodi-Tatiana Charles — Strategic Branding & Marketing::3:00 – 5:00 :: Marcus Yee — Strategic Biz Dev, Sales and Consulting Professional::3:00 – 5:00 :: Marty Sack — For and Non-profit Founder, Start-ups, Funding, Marketing::3:00 – 5:00 :: Melissa Yee — Editor of Starthub.org, one-stop information source for startups::3:00 – 5:00 :: Vinit Nijhawan — Entrepreneur, Venture Capitalist, Academic::3:00 – 5:00 :: Andreas Randow — Universalist, Business Architect & Seasoned Tech Adviser::3:00 – 6:00 :: Joe Caruso — Advocate for Entrepreneurs, Investor, and Board Member::5:30 – 7:30 :: Stephanie Lustgarten — Executive with diverse experience in life sciences::3:00 – 5:00 :: Rachel O’Neil — Everything HR & People & Culture for Startups How to Join the appointments on Thursday:Step 1 – Visit www.vencaf.org/signin. **If you have not attended a Venture Café previouslyyou will need to create a profileStep 2 – Scroll down to “Office Hours”Step 3 – Locate your adviser’s name and click “Join Virtual Meeting” **If prompted for a password, enter “innovation” (all lowercase letters)***Contact info@vencaf.org if you have any questions  
September 2, 2021
Office Hours: 1:1 Coaching Services for Entrepreneurs
September 2, 2021
Office Hours: 1:1 Coaching Services for Entrepreneurs
Venture Café runs weekly office hours with a variety of subject matter experts, every Thursday! These are 30 minute, one-on-one advising sessions, with up to four adviser per week – free of charge! Below is this week’s advisers, their subject matter expertise and schedule. How to Book a Meeting with an Advisor?Click on an adviser’s name to see their available times and schedule an appointment. This Week’s Advisers (1st Thursdays): ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Chuck Goldstone  — Author, Communications Strategist, and Keynote Speaker::3:00 – 5:00 :: Marty Sack — For and Non-profit Founder, Start-ups, Funding, Marketing::3:00 – 5:00 :: Jodi-Tatiana Charles — Strategic Branding & Marketing::3:00 – 5:00 :: Rob Kornblum  — Former venture-backed executive and VC::3:00 – 5:00 :: Le Zhang  — Venture-backed founder focused on Better Data, Ops and Profitability::3:00 – 5:00 :: Will Brierly  — Entrepreneur, Marketing, Crowdfunding, Software, AR/VR::3:00 – 5:00 :: Pardees Safizadeh  — Marketing leader with a proven track record of scaling revenue ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Mark Maragni  — B2B Go-to-Market expert, Increasing Revenue & Deal Size::3:30 – 5:30 :: George Mabry  — Investor, Seasoned Entrepreneur and Senior Executive::3:00 – 5:00 :: Rachel O’Neil  — Everything HR & People & Culture for Startups::3:00 – 5:00 :: Andreas Randow — Universalist, business architect & seasoned tech adviser::3:00 – 6:00 :: Joe Caruso — Advocate for Entrepreneurs, Investor, and Board Member How to Join the appointments on Thursday:Step 1 – Visit www.vencaf.org/signin. **If you have not attended a Venture Café previouslyyou will need to create a profileStep 2 – Scroll down to “Office Hours”Step 3 – Locate your adviser’s name and click “Join Virtual Meeting” **If prompted for a password, enter “innovation” (all lowercase letters)***Contact info@vencaf.org if you have any questions
September 9, 2021
Office Hours: 1:1 Coaching Services for Entrepreneurs
September 9, 2021
Office Hours: 1:1 Coaching Services for Entrepreneurs
Venture Café runs weekly office hours with a variety of subject matter experts, every Thursday! These are 30 minute, one-on-one advising sessions, with up to four adviser per week – free of charge! Below is this week’s advisers, their subject matter expertise and schedule. How to Book a Meeting with an Advisor?Click on an adviser’s name to see their available times and schedule an appointment. This Week’s Advisers (2nd Thursdays) ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Chuck Goldstone — Author, Communications Strategist, and Keynote Speaker::3:00 – 5:00 :: Ed Friedman — Experienced hardware and software entrepreneur::3:00 – 5:00 :: Angela Pitter — Market Research, Social Media Marketing, Content Marketing, Email Marketing, Event Marketing::3:00 – 5:00 :: Norman Eng — U.S. Small Business Administration: Funding, Marketing, Programs::3:00 – 5:00 :: Marty Sack — For and Non-profit Founder, Start-ups, Funding, Marketing::3:00 – 5:00 :: Jodi-Tatiana Charles — Strategic Branding & Marketing::3:00 – 5:00 :: Stephen Pitt — Senior strategic healthcare leader: breakthrough science & digital technologies ::3:00 – 5:00 :: David Platt — Design UX for your users needs and wants before you code it, not after ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Melissa DiPalma —  Storytelling, Marketing & Brand Messaging::3:00 – 5:00 :: Rachel O’Neil  — Everything HR & People & Culture for Startups::3:00 – 5:00 :: Erik Riedel — Engineering & Innovation Leader, Infrastructure Tech & Building Clouds::3:00 – 6:00 :: Joe Caruso — Advocate for Entrepreneurs, Investor, and Board Member ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Andreas Randow — Universalist, business architect & seasoned tech adviser How to Join the appointments on Thursday:Step 1 – Visit www.vencaf.org/signin. **If you have not attended a Venture Café previouslyyou will need to create a profileStep 2 – Scroll down to “Office Hours”Step 3 – Locate your adviser’s name and click “Join Virtual Meeting” **If prompted for a password, enter “innovation” (all lowercase letters)***Contact info@vencaf.org if you have any questions
September 16, 2021
Office Hours: 1:1 Coaching Services for Entrepreneurs
September 16, 2021
Office Hours: 1:1 Coaching Services for Entrepreneurs
Venture Café runs weekly office hours with a variety of subject matter experts, every Thursday! These are 30 minute, one-on-one advising sessions, with up to four adviser per week – free of charge! Below is this week’s advisers, their subject matter expertise and schedule. How to Book a Meeting with an Advisor?Click on an adviser’s name to see their available times and schedule an appointment. This Week’s Advisers (3rd Thursdays): ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Chuck Goldstone — Author, Communications Strategist, and Keynote Speaker::3:00 – 5:00 :: Jessica Manganello — Business attorney and legal structuring guru::3:00 – 5:00 :: Jodi-Tatiana Charles — Strategic Branding & Marketing::3:00 – 5:00 :: Marcus Yee — Strategic Biz Dev, Sales and Consulting Professional::3:00 – 5:00 :: Marty Sack — For and Non-profit Founder, Start-ups, Funding, Marketing::3:00 – 5:00 :: Melissa Yee — Editor of Starthub.org, one-stop information source for startups::3:00 – 5:00 :: Vinit Nijhawan — Entrepreneur, Venture Capitalist, Academic::3:00 – 5:00 :: Andreas Randow — Universalist, Business Architect & Seasoned Tech Adviser::3:00 – 6:00 :: Joe Caruso — Advocate for Entrepreneurs, Investor, and Board Member::5:30 – 7:30 :: Stephanie Lustgarten — Executive with diverse experience in life sciences::3:00 – 5:00 :: Rachel O’Neil — Everything HR & People & Culture for Startups How to Join the appointments on Thursday:Step 1 – Visit www.vencaf.org/signin. **If you have not attended a Venture Café previouslyyou will need to create a profileStep 2 – Scroll down to “Office Hours”Step 3 – Locate your adviser’s name and click “Join Virtual Meeting” **If prompted for a password, enter “innovation” (all lowercase letters)***Contact info@vencaf.org if you have any questions  
October 7, 2021
Office Hours: 1:1 Coaching Services for Entrepreneurs
October 7, 2021
Office Hours: 1:1 Coaching Services for Entrepreneurs
Venture Café runs weekly office hours with a variety of subject matter experts, every Thursday! These are 30 minute, one-on-one advising sessions, with up to four adviser per week – free of charge! Below is this week’s advisers, their subject matter expertise and schedule. How to Book a Meeting with an Advisor?Click on an adviser’s name to see their available times and schedule an appointment. This Week’s Advisers (1st Thursdays): ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Chuck Goldstone  — Author, Communications Strategist, and Keynote Speaker::3:00 – 5:00 :: Marty Sack — For and Non-profit Founder, Start-ups, Funding, Marketing::3:00 – 5:00 :: Jodi-Tatiana Charles — Strategic Branding & Marketing::3:00 – 5:00 :: Rob Kornblum  — Former venture-backed executive and VC::3:00 – 5:00 :: Le Zhang  — Venture-backed founder focused on Better Data, Ops and Profitability::3:00 – 5:00 :: Will Brierly  — Entrepreneur, Marketing, Crowdfunding, Software, AR/VR::3:00 – 5:00 :: Pardees Safizadeh  — Marketing leader with a proven track record of scaling revenue ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Mark Maragni  — B2B Go-to-Market expert, Increasing Revenue & Deal Size::3:30 – 5:30 :: George Mabry  — Investor, Seasoned Entrepreneur and Senior Executive::3:00 – 5:00 :: Rachel O’Neil  — Everything HR & People & Culture for Startups::3:00 – 5:00 :: Andreas Randow — Universalist, business architect & seasoned tech adviser::3:00 – 6:00 :: Joe Caruso — Advocate for Entrepreneurs, Investor, and Board Member How to Join the appointments on Thursday:Step 1 – Visit www.vencaf.org/signin. **If you have not attended a Venture Café previouslyyou will need to create a profileStep 2 – Scroll down to “Office Hours”Step 3 – Locate your adviser’s name and click “Join Virtual Meeting” **If prompted for a password, enter “innovation” (all lowercase letters)***Contact info@vencaf.org if you have any questions
October 14, 2021
Office Hours: 1:1 Coaching Services for Entrepreneurs
October 14, 2021
Office Hours: 1:1 Coaching Services for Entrepreneurs
Venture Café runs weekly office hours with a variety of subject matter experts, every Thursday! These are 30 minute, one-on-one advising sessions, with up to four adviser per week – free of charge! Below is this week’s advisers, their subject matter expertise and schedule. How to Book a Meeting with an Advisor?Click on an adviser’s name to see their available times and schedule an appointment. This Week’s Advisers (2nd Thursdays) ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Chuck Goldstone — Author, Communications Strategist, and Keynote Speaker::3:00 – 5:00 :: Ed Friedman — Experienced hardware and software entrepreneur::3:00 – 5:00 :: Angela Pitter — Market Research, Social Media Marketing, Content Marketing, Email Marketing, Event Marketing::3:00 – 5:00 :: Norman Eng — U.S. Small Business Administration: Funding, Marketing, Programs::3:00 – 5:00 :: Marty Sack — For and Non-profit Founder, Start-ups, Funding, Marketing::3:00 – 5:00 :: Jodi-Tatiana Charles — Strategic Branding & Marketing::3:00 – 5:00 :: Stephen Pitt — Senior strategic healthcare leader: breakthrough science & digital technologies ::3:00 – 5:00 :: David Platt — Design UX for your users needs and wants before you code it, not after ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Melissa DiPalma —  Storytelling, Marketing & Brand Messaging::3:00 – 5:00 :: Rachel O’Neil  — Everything HR & People & Culture for Startups::3:00 – 5:00 :: Erik Riedel — Engineering & Innovation Leader, Infrastructure Tech & Building Clouds::3:00 – 6:00 :: Joe Caruso — Advocate for Entrepreneurs, Investor, and Board Member ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Andreas Randow — Universalist, business architect & seasoned tech adviser How to Join the appointments on Thursday:Step 1 – Visit www.vencaf.org/signin. **If you have not attended a Venture Café previouslyyou will need to create a profileStep 2 – Scroll down to “Office Hours”Step 3 – Locate your adviser’s name and click “Join Virtual Meeting” **If prompted for a password, enter “innovation” (all lowercase letters)***Contact info@vencaf.org if you have any questions
October 21, 2021
Office Hours: 1:1 Coaching Services for Entrepreneurs
October 21, 2021
Office Hours: 1:1 Coaching Services for Entrepreneurs
Venture Café runs weekly office hours with a variety of subject matter experts, every Thursday! These are 30 minute, one-on-one advising sessions, with up to four adviser per week – free of charge! Below is this week’s advisers, their subject matter expertise and schedule. How to Book a Meeting with an Advisor?Click on an adviser’s name to see their available times and schedule an appointment. This Week’s Advisers (3rd Thursdays): ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Chuck Goldstone — Author, Communications Strategist, and Keynote Speaker::3:00 – 5:00 :: Jessica Manganello — Business attorney and legal structuring guru::3:00 – 5:00 :: Jodi-Tatiana Charles — Strategic Branding & Marketing::3:00 – 5:00 :: Marcus Yee — Strategic Biz Dev, Sales and Consulting Professional::3:00 – 5:00 :: Marty Sack — For and Non-profit Founder, Start-ups, Funding, Marketing::3:00 – 5:00 :: Melissa Yee — Editor of Starthub.org, one-stop information source for startups::3:00 – 5:00 :: Vinit Nijhawan — Entrepreneur, Venture Capitalist, Academic::3:00 – 5:00 :: Andreas Randow — Universalist, Business Architect & Seasoned Tech Adviser::3:00 – 6:00 :: Joe Caruso — Advocate for Entrepreneurs, Investor, and Board Member::5:30 – 7:30 :: Stephanie Lustgarten — Executive with diverse experience in life sciences::3:00 – 5:00 :: Rachel O’Neil — Everything HR & People & Culture for Startups How to Join the appointments on Thursday:Step 1 – Visit www.vencaf.org/signin. **If you have not attended a Venture Café previouslyyou will need to create a profileStep 2 – Scroll down to “Office Hours”Step 3 – Locate your adviser’s name and click “Join Virtual Meeting” **If prompted for a password, enter “innovation” (all lowercase letters)***Contact info@vencaf.org if you have any questions  
November 4, 2021
Office Hours: 1:1 Coaching Services for Entrepreneurs
November 4, 2021
Office Hours: 1:1 Coaching Services for Entrepreneurs
Venture Café runs weekly office hours with a variety of subject matter experts, every Thursday! These are 30 minute, one-on-one advising sessions, with up to four adviser per week – free of charge! Below is this week’s advisers, their subject matter expertise and schedule. How to Book a Meeting with an Advisor?Click on an adviser’s name to see their available times and schedule an appointment. This Week’s Advisers (1st Thursdays): ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Chuck Goldstone  — Author, Communications Strategist, and Keynote Speaker::3:00 – 5:00 :: Marty Sack — For and Non-profit Founder, Start-ups, Funding, Marketing::3:00 – 5:00 :: Jodi-Tatiana Charles — Strategic Branding & Marketing::3:00 – 5:00 :: Rob Kornblum  — Former venture-backed executive and VC::3:00 – 5:00 :: Le Zhang  — Venture-backed founder focused on Better Data, Ops and Profitability::3:00 – 5:00 :: Will Brierly  — Entrepreneur, Marketing, Crowdfunding, Software, AR/VR::3:00 – 5:00 :: Pardees Safizadeh  — Marketing leader with a proven track record of scaling revenue ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Mark Maragni  — B2B Go-to-Market expert, Increasing Revenue & Deal Size::3:30 – 5:30 :: George Mabry  — Investor, Seasoned Entrepreneur and Senior Executive::3:00 – 5:00 :: Rachel O’Neil  — Everything HR & People & Culture for Startups::3:00 – 5:00 :: Andreas Randow — Universalist, business architect & seasoned tech adviser::3:00 – 6:00 :: Joe Caruso — Advocate for Entrepreneurs, Investor, and Board Member How to Join the appointments on Thursday:Step 1 – Visit www.vencaf.org/signin. **If you have not attended a Venture Café previouslyyou will need to create a profileStep 2 – Scroll down to “Office Hours”Step 3 – Locate your adviser’s name and click “Join Virtual Meeting” **If prompted for a password, enter “innovation” (all lowercase letters)***Contact info@vencaf.org if you have any questions
November 11, 2021
Office Hours: 1:1 Coaching Services for Entrepreneurs
November 11, 2021
Office Hours: 1:1 Coaching Services for Entrepreneurs
Venture Café runs weekly office hours with a variety of subject matter experts, every Thursday! These are 30 minute, one-on-one advising sessions, with up to four adviser per week – free of charge! Below is this week’s advisers, their subject matter expertise and schedule. How to Book a Meeting with an Advisor?Click on an adviser’s name to see their available times and schedule an appointment. This Week’s Advisers (2nd Thursdays) ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Chuck Goldstone — Author, Communications Strategist, and Keynote Speaker::3:00 – 5:00 :: Ed Friedman — Experienced hardware and software entrepreneur::3:00 – 5:00 :: Angela Pitter — Market Research, Social Media Marketing, Content Marketing, Email Marketing, Event Marketing::3:00 – 5:00 :: Norman Eng — U.S. Small Business Administration: Funding, Marketing, Programs::3:00 – 5:00 :: Marty Sack — For and Non-profit Founder, Start-ups, Funding, Marketing::3:00 – 5:00 :: Jodi-Tatiana Charles — Strategic Branding & Marketing::3:00 – 5:00 :: Stephen Pitt — Senior strategic healthcare leader: breakthrough science & digital technologies ::3:00 – 5:00 :: David Platt — Design UX for your users needs and wants before you code it, not after ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Melissa DiPalma —  Storytelling, Marketing & Brand Messaging::3:00 – 5:00 :: Rachel O’Neil  — Everything HR & People & Culture for Startups::3:00 – 5:00 :: Erik Riedel — Engineering & Innovation Leader, Infrastructure Tech & Building Clouds::3:00 – 6:00 :: Joe Caruso — Advocate for Entrepreneurs, Investor, and Board Member ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Andreas Randow — Universalist, business architect & seasoned tech adviser How to Join the appointments on Thursday:Step 1 – Visit www.vencaf.org/signin. **If you have not attended a Venture Café previouslyyou will need to create a profileStep 2 – Scroll down to “Office Hours”Step 3 – Locate your adviser’s name and click “Join Virtual Meeting” **If prompted for a password, enter “innovation” (all lowercase letters)***Contact info@vencaf.org if you have any questions
November 18, 2021
Office Hours: 1:1 Coaching Services for Entrepreneurs
November 18, 2021
Office Hours: 1:1 Coaching Services for Entrepreneurs
Venture Café runs weekly office hours with a variety of subject matter experts, every Thursday! These are 30 minute, one-on-one advising sessions, with up to four adviser per week – free of charge! Below is this week’s advisers, their subject matter expertise and schedule. How to Book a Meeting with an Advisor?Click on an adviser’s name to see their available times and schedule an appointment. This Week’s Advisers (3rd Thursdays): ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Chuck Goldstone — Author, Communications Strategist, and Keynote Speaker::3:00 – 5:00 :: Jessica Manganello — Business attorney and legal structuring guru::3:00 – 5:00 :: Jodi-Tatiana Charles — Strategic Branding & Marketing::3:00 – 5:00 :: Marcus Yee — Strategic Biz Dev, Sales and Consulting Professional::3:00 – 5:00 :: Marty Sack — For and Non-profit Founder, Start-ups, Funding, Marketing::3:00 – 5:00 :: Melissa Yee — Editor of Starthub.org, one-stop information source for startups::3:00 – 5:00 :: Vinit Nijhawan — Entrepreneur, Venture Capitalist, Academic::3:00 – 5:00 :: Andreas Randow — Universalist, Business Architect & Seasoned Tech Adviser::3:00 – 6:00 :: Joe Caruso — Advocate for Entrepreneurs, Investor, and Board Member::5:30 – 7:30 :: Stephanie Lustgarten — Executive with diverse experience in life sciences::3:00 – 5:00 :: Rachel O’Neil — Everything HR & People & Culture for Startups How to Join the appointments on Thursday:Step 1 – Visit www.vencaf.org/signin. **If you have not attended a Venture Café previouslyyou will need to create a profileStep 2 – Scroll down to “Office Hours”Step 3 – Locate your adviser’s name and click “Join Virtual Meeting” **If prompted for a password, enter “innovation” (all lowercase letters)***Contact info@vencaf.org if you have any questions  
December 2, 2021
Office Hours: 1:1 Coaching Services for Entrepreneurs
December 2, 2021
Office Hours: 1:1 Coaching Services for Entrepreneurs
Venture Café runs weekly office hours with a variety of subject matter experts, every Thursday! These are 30 minute, one-on-one advising sessions, with up to four adviser per week – free of charge! Below is this week’s advisers, their subject matter expertise and schedule. How to Book a Meeting with an Advisor?Click on an adviser’s name to see their available times and schedule an appointment. This Week’s Advisers (1st Thursdays): ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Chuck Goldstone  — Author, Communications Strategist, and Keynote Speaker::3:00 – 5:00 :: Marty Sack — For and Non-profit Founder, Start-ups, Funding, Marketing::3:00 – 5:00 :: Jodi-Tatiana Charles — Strategic Branding & Marketing::3:00 – 5:00 :: Rob Kornblum  — Former venture-backed executive and VC::3:00 – 5:00 :: Le Zhang  — Venture-backed founder focused on Better Data, Ops and Profitability::3:00 – 5:00 :: Will Brierly  — Entrepreneur, Marketing, Crowdfunding, Software, AR/VR::3:00 – 5:00 :: Pardees Safizadeh  — Marketing leader with a proven track record of scaling revenue ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Mark Maragni  — B2B Go-to-Market expert, Increasing Revenue & Deal Size::3:30 – 5:30 :: George Mabry  — Investor, Seasoned Entrepreneur and Senior Executive::3:00 – 5:00 :: Rachel O’Neil  — Everything HR & People & Culture for Startups::3:00 – 5:00 :: Andreas Randow — Universalist, business architect & seasoned tech adviser::3:00 – 6:00 :: Joe Caruso — Advocate for Entrepreneurs, Investor, and Board Member How to Join the appointments on Thursday:Step 1 – Visit www.vencaf.org/signin. **If you have not attended a Venture Café previouslyyou will need to create a profileStep 2 – Scroll down to “Office Hours”Step 3 – Locate your adviser’s name and click “Join Virtual Meeting” **If prompted for a password, enter “innovation” (all lowercase letters)***Contact info@vencaf.org if you have any questions
December 9, 2021
Office Hours: 1:1 Coaching Services for Entrepreneurs
December 9, 2021
Office Hours: 1:1 Coaching Services for Entrepreneurs
Venture Café runs weekly office hours with a variety of subject matter experts, every Thursday! These are 30 minute, one-on-one advising sessions, with up to four adviser per week – free of charge! Below is this week’s advisers, their subject matter expertise and schedule. How to Book a Meeting with an Advisor?Click on an adviser’s name to see their available times and schedule an appointment. This Week’s Advisers (2nd Thursdays) ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Chuck Goldstone — Author, Communications Strategist, and Keynote Speaker::3:00 – 5:00 :: Ed Friedman — Experienced hardware and software entrepreneur::3:00 – 5:00 :: Angela Pitter — Market Research, Social Media Marketing, Content Marketing, Email Marketing, Event Marketing::3:00 – 5:00 :: Norman Eng — U.S. Small Business Administration: Funding, Marketing, Programs::3:00 – 5:00 :: Marty Sack — For and Non-profit Founder, Start-ups, Funding, Marketing::3:00 – 5:00 :: Jodi-Tatiana Charles — Strategic Branding & Marketing::3:00 – 5:00 :: Stephen Pitt — Senior strategic healthcare leader: breakthrough science & digital technologies ::3:00 – 5:00 :: David Platt — Design UX for your users needs and wants before you code it, not after ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Melissa DiPalma —  Storytelling, Marketing & Brand Messaging::3:00 – 5:00 :: Rachel O’Neil  — Everything HR & People & Culture for Startups::3:00 – 5:00 :: Erik Riedel — Engineering & Innovation Leader, Infrastructure Tech & Building Clouds::3:00 – 6:00 :: Joe Caruso — Advocate for Entrepreneurs, Investor, and Board Member ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Andreas Randow — Universalist, business architect & seasoned tech adviser How to Join the appointments on Thursday:Step 1 – Visit www.vencaf.org/signin. **If you have not attended a Venture Café previouslyyou will need to create a profileStep 2 – Scroll down to “Office Hours”Step 3 – Locate your adviser’s name and click “Join Virtual Meeting” **If prompted for a password, enter “innovation” (all lowercase letters)***Contact info@vencaf.org if you have any questions
December 16, 2021
Office Hours: 1:1 Coaching Services for Entrepreneurs
December 16, 2021
Office Hours: 1:1 Coaching Services for Entrepreneurs
Venture Café runs weekly office hours with a variety of subject matter experts, every Thursday! These are 30 minute, one-on-one advising sessions, with up to four adviser per week – free of charge! Below is this week’s advisers, their subject matter expertise and schedule. How to Book a Meeting with an Advisor?Click on an adviser’s name to see their available times and schedule an appointment. This Week’s Advisers (3rd Thursdays): ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Chuck Goldstone — Author, Communications Strategist, and Keynote Speaker::3:00 – 5:00 :: Jessica Manganello — Business attorney and legal structuring guru::3:00 – 5:00 :: Jodi-Tatiana Charles — Strategic Branding & Marketing::3:00 – 5:00 :: Marcus Yee — Strategic Biz Dev, Sales and Consulting Professional::3:00 – 5:00 :: Marty Sack — For and Non-profit Founder, Start-ups, Funding, Marketing::3:00 – 5:00 :: Melissa Yee — Editor of Starthub.org, one-stop information source for startups::3:00 – 5:00 :: Vinit Nijhawan — Entrepreneur, Venture Capitalist, Academic::3:00 – 5:00 :: Andreas Randow — Universalist, Business Architect & Seasoned Tech Adviser::3:00 – 6:00 :: Joe Caruso — Advocate for Entrepreneurs, Investor, and Board Member::5:30 – 7:30 :: Stephanie Lustgarten — Executive with diverse experience in life sciences::3:00 – 5:00 :: Rachel O’Neil — Everything HR & People & Culture for Startups How to Join the appointments on Thursday:Step 1 – Visit www.vencaf.org/signin. **If you have not attended a Venture Café previouslyyou will need to create a profileStep 2 – Scroll down to “Office Hours”Step 3 – Locate your adviser’s name and click “Join Virtual Meeting” **If prompted for a password, enter “innovation” (all lowercase letters)***Contact info@vencaf.org if you have any questions  
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