Seattle StartupDigest – October 24, 2011by StartupDigest on October 25, 2011
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What’s Going on in the Seattle Startup Community
EFactor Presents: Angel Investing: The Inside Scoop – Seattle
When: Tuesday, October 25, 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Davis Wright Tremaine LLP, 1201 Third Avenue, #2200, Seattle, WA
Do you have a promising startup? Do you need funding? Join EFactor for a fast-paced and information packed event to learn, directly from angel investors, what you need to do to receive funding for your startup. We invited a group of successful Angel Investors and VC’s in Seattle, who are dedicated to the formation and growth of startup companies. They will answer any questions you have about funding, growing your business, and anything else you have in mind.
When: Tuesday, October 25, 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Where: Seattle Art Museum, 1300 1st Ave., Seattle, WA
Join Social Media Club Seattle (SMC Seattle) at the Seattle Art Museum on Tuesday, October 25 for a presentation featuring Vanessa Fox, author of the critically acclaimed “Marketing in the Age of Google: Your Online Strategy IS Your Business.” She’ll discuss the intersection of search and social and how to harness the power of holistic marketing (search AND social) for increased brand awareness.
When: Thursday, October 27, 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Where: Spitfire Grill, 2219 Fourth Ave., Seattle, WA
5:30pm – Check-in, drinks, snacks, “tech tunes” trivia contest.
6:30pm – GeekWire Presents Rich Barton: The Goods, from A to Zillow
When: Thursday, October 27, 8:00pm – 11:00pm
Where: Columbia Tower Club, 701 Fifth Ave., Seattle, WA
A simple concept: startup culture in cities around the world gathers around a bar to have a pint and discuss what they are working on, what they need help with and what they can do for each other.
When: Saturday, October 29, 9am to 5pm
Where: Hyatt Regency Bellevue, 900 Bellevue Way NE, Bellevue, WA
ProductCamp Seattle is an “unconference” event, hosted by the Product Management Consortium (PMC), developed by and for product managers, to increase skills and knowledge, to build professional relationships, and to provide greater recognition of product management as a critical profession for product and company success. During the event a series of concurrent facilitated discussions will be sourced from and selected by the participants, ensuring focus on relevant topics and raising the profile of the discussion leaders.