There’s only one real certainty in the world of startups: You don’t know what challenges tomorrow will bring… Drew will discuss the challenges faced, and how they were met, with his startup AstroPrint, including: Attending three accelerator programs (including 500 Startups), fundraising ~$1M in investment capital, going through a major company pivot, running a successful Kickstarter, working with distributed teams, and more.
What people will learn:
– What you need to know about Accelerator programs.
– Bootstrapping challenges.
– Fundraising techniques/principles.
– How to run a successful Kickstarter campaign.
– Transitioning through a major pivot.
About the speaker:
Drew is the CEO and cofounder of AstroPrint, a startup company focused on standardized the software and developer ecosystems of the 3D printing industry. In addition to being a tech serial entrepreneur, he was a practitioner of Chinese Medicine for 10+ years and a professor at a prominent Chinese Medicine university. Past endeavors include: A yoga class search engine, boutiqued email marketing platforms, and the Red Cat Social and Adventure Club of NYC.
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