Kickstart 2014: Face-to-face workshops with US startup guru Troy Henikoff and Creative HQ.
Troy Henikoff is the Managing Director of Techstars Chicago and is in New Zealand's startup capital for a week in January interacting with Creative HQ and the rest of the startup community.
We're tapping into his 25 years starting, running and advising early stage technology companies including SurePayroll, OneWed, Amacai and Jellyvision to bring you three workshops over the week covering pitching financial modelling and digtial marketing.
Troy was the CEO and co-founder of Excelerate Labs which became Techstars Chicago in 2013. He helps manage startup seed fund FireStarter, teaches Entrepreneurship at Northwestern University, is a Faculty Coach for University of Chicago / Booth’s New Venture Challenge, is on the board of the Chicagoland Entrepreneurial Center and an advisor to Hyde Park Angels.
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