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Tonkon Talks - Growing Pains - The Challenges of Scaling a Startup
SharWhat: A lunch-hour overview of legal topics that impact startup businesses.
When: Wednesday, January 9, 2019 from 12:00-1:00pm
Where: CENTRL Pearl - 1355 NW Everett, Suite 100, Boardroom, Portland, OR 97209
GROWING PAINS - THE CHALLENGES OF SCALING A STARTUP
Join us for a lunchtime session with guest speaker Deepa Seshan, Founder & Owner of Kindle Consulting LLC, who will cover issues related to scaling a startup business. Deepa has over 18 years' experience with big-name hi-tech brands and at small and mid-sized companies. An entrepreneur at heart, she's incubated and launched new B2B and B2C businesses, managed and grown global multi-billion dollar businesses, and developed and deployed disruptive global products and services.
Deepa understands what startups need to scale up, how to communicate that to potential investors, and the potential pitfalls to avoid when scaling. She will discuss:
How to plan for scaling
Different modes of scaling
How to present your scaling plans to investors
Mistakes to avoid when scaling after funding
Bring your questions and your appetite for an interactive and nourishing midday break. Lunch will be provided, so please RSVP here to help us with the headcount!