Networking calendar

Thursday, January 31 2013

Time Items
All day
 
08:00
(Disclaimer: Because of SEC regulations, we can only allow expert investors to be in the meeting. Entrepreneurs are not allowed to solicit investments of any kind. Also, just to set the expectation right, we rarely see any VC. You can drop by anytime, and leave anytime without offending us...
Join Kathy Varney, Senior Vice President of Brand Management and Marketing Communications at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts for our next CMO Breakfast. You can trust BCBS of Massachusetts to provide you with a healthy breakfast to start the day! Health and wellness are just a part of...
15:00
Come mix and mingle with fellow entrepreneurs! Find serendipitous connections, meet VCs for office hours and attend E&I-focused events. www.vencaf.com Venture Cafe alpha is an invitational prototype, with invitations extended to the entrepreneurial, innovative and creative communities...
George is an active consultant, mentor and angel investor in the Harvard, MIT, and Boston entrepreneurial communities. With degrees in computer science and business, George co-founded a biotech market research company that was acquired by a global biopharmaceutical service provider in 2008. If...
Richard Kimball and Sean Doran from Edwards Wildman's HIT (Helping Innovators Thrive) program will be available to answer questions relating to your startup. If you know you need legal assistance or you are unsure whether or not you do, please stop by our table at this week's Venture Cafe.
18:00
    Are you sure what your brand is? Do you know how to leverage it to maximize its potential? In this program, based off the business book Discover Your CEO Brand by Suzanne Bates (McGraw Hill), Bates Communications executive coach Elizabeth Freedman will share some of...
On January 31 from 6 PM – 9 PM, Chitika will host an Open House at our Westborough, MA headquarters, recently featured in The Boston Globe and on NECN for our innovative approach to office design and work/life balance. This special event will bring together the area’s top tech talent,...
Join 750+ of Boston tech's best entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, and philanthropists as we collectively raise $300K to support New England's six hottest new non-profits.  Start the new year right by giving back and celebrating social innovation while enjoying one of the year's best...
Allana and Ben, co-founders of The Brand Hack, are offering 20 minute consultations for entrepreneurs to discover their idea and talk about the best way forward. What is Brand Hack? In one eight-hour day, a team of creative experts discover a startup’s business idea, strategize its development...
Are you an Entrepreneur or Innovator with a story to tell or a project you are passionate about? Please stop by and tell us about it. Venture Café volunteers will be filming short interviews during the evening.
  On the final Thursday of each month, the Lean Startup Circle Boston meets to discuss a variety of topics related Customer Development and The Lean Startup methodology. The format of our meetups range from Speaker Presentations, to Group Case Studies, to interactive workshops and...
When it comes to revenue and business models, there is a veritable alphabet soup of options: for-profit, non-profit, open-source, crowd-sourced, freemium, ad-driven, and choose-your-own-price, to name just a few. These models do not just apply to software anymore. They have crept into many...