Find out what it's really like to start your own business
Founders Thursdays is a monthly event where City students and alumni can meetup in a relaxed and informal environment and share a drink with startup founders to find out more about the highs, and lows, of life in a new business. Think of it as the MTV Unplugged of business events.
Each month we'll be inviting 2 founders to give a short talk on their personal journey from business idea to real business followed by an informal Q&A session with the audience.
THIS MONTH'S SPEAKERS
Robyn Exton, Founder of Dattch
Dattch is the first dating app that has been built exclusively for lesbian, bisexual and bi-curious women. Dattch is firstly a community built product. Where users decide the future of the app - what features are built, who gets to join up and even where launches happen next. If users ask for a feature, Dattch listens and it gets built.
Joshua Bicknell, Founder at Balloon Kenya
Ballon Kenya bring exceptional young people from around the world to work in Kenya for 6 weeks with budding local entrepreneurs. Together, these international teams imagine, test and refine new business ideas. Josh has experience teaching university students in Canada, working in the NGO sector in Africa and developing new models of social innovation in the UK. Joshua has recently been appointed a Visiting Fellow at Cass Business School
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When & where
7.00pm - 10.00pmThursday 23rd January 2014