Jessica Livingston (Y Combinator)

Jessica Livingston (Y Combinator)

Jun 6 '13 7:00pm - Jun 6 '13 10:00pm @ 1501 Salado Dr., Mountain View
Jessica Livingston, Y Combinator Jessica Livingston is a partner at Y Combinator. She was previously VP of marketing at investment bank Adams Harkness, where she managed an award-winning rebranding of the company. She is the author of Founders at Work (2007), a book of interviews with startup founders, and writes regularly about YC on her blog. She has a BA in English from Bucknell. Agenda   6:00 Networking and Food 7:00 Fireside Chat 8:00 Networking Hosted By Derek Andersen, Director of Startup Grind Derek Andersen spent four years in product management at Electronic Arts working on games like the Godfather, Burnout, and Mirror's Edge. He left in 2009 to found Vaporware Labs, a company that has tried and failed many times, but successfully launched products like Startup Grind, Commonred, and Steve Young Football (iOS). He's also a contributing author for Techcrunch and Business Insider and lives in Palo Alto, California.Email: derek@vaporwarelabs.com | Twitter: @d...
Jessica Livingston, Y Combinator Jessica Livingston is a partner at Y Combinator. She was previously VP of marketing at investment bank Adams Harkness, where she managed an award-winning rebranding of the company. She is the author of Founders at Work (2007), a book of interviews with startup founders, and writes regularly about YC on her blog. She has a BA in English from Bucknell. Agenda   6:00 Networking and Food 7:00 Fireside Chat 8:00 Networking Hosted By Derek Andersen, Director of Startup Grind Derek Andersen spent four years in product management at Electronic Arts working on games like the Godfather, Burnout, and Mirror's Edge. He left in 2009 to found Vaporware Labs, a company that has tried and failed many times, but successfully launched products like Startup Grind, Commonred, and Steve Young Football (iOS). He's also a contributing author for Techcrunch and Business Insider and lives in Palo Alto, California.Email: derek@vaporwarelabs.com | Twitter: @derekjandersen Global Partners Google is offering startups $1,000 of credit to start building applications on Google App Engine. App Engine is a development platform that makes applications easy to write, simple to scale, and trivial to manage. Application deadline is March 31, 2013. Use verification code: SGAE-02 Local Partners NephoScale is an infrastructure –as-a-service company with a developer focus. NephoScale created: CloudScript, the first build language for the cloud, and Elastic Networking, a software defined networking technology. NephoScale developed a complete cloud-computing stack from the ground up, and unique networking technology, allowing for customization that can make almost any application fly in the cloud. Sampepage.io is a social and collaborative way for groups and colleagues to work together. It’s a cloud-based platform that securely connects people with projects, conversations and files, so that everybody is always on the same page.
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Denise Terry
Founder, CEO, 10x entrepreneur (3 exits) in mobile, consumer Internet, SaaS and healthcare startups