General Assembly Boston - Growth Hacking: How to Get Your First Thousand Users

When: Tue November 13, 2012 7:30 pm

Organization: General Assembly Boston

Location: Cambridge Innovation Center, 1 Broadway, Cambridge MA


Growth Hacking: How to Get Your First Thousand Users 

Chuck Stormon, Managing Director, StartFast Venture Accelerator

Tuesday, November 13th from 7:30 - 9:00 pm

Suppose you’re an internet startup, you’ve built a prototype, managed to get people to visit your site and some of them have signed up. How can you create more visibility to scale up your user base by a factor of 10 or 100? You can’t just do the same things harder, you need some different tactics.

Learn how to get the first thousand users to your service, or speed up your launch. Come to learn from Chuck Stormon’s experience and lessons learned as a serial entrepreneur, CEO of, and Managing Director of a venture accelerator.

Chuck Stormon is the Managing Director of StartFast, a mentorship driven, private capital backed internet/software accelerator based in Syracuse, NY. His direct experience includes business development, sales, marketing, indirect channels, on- and off-shore software development, venture capital, mergers and acquisitions, intellectual property, and international operations, in public and private companies ranging in size from $5M to $500M in annual revenues.