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The Right Tools For A Lean Startup

May 2, 2011 @ 6:30 pm - 8:15 pm


“The Lean Startup movement is taking hold in companies both new and established to help entrepreneurs and managers do one important thing: make better, faster business decisions. ~Eric Ries”

Come and learn about quick-turn around and rapid growth from some of the leading Lean experts in the field.

6:00 – Registration: We will have check in upstairs right as you get off the elevator. Yes, we have name-tags and yes, it’s $5 to cover food and other costs. If you didn’t RSVP, it’s $10 at the door.

6:30 – Start w/ Intro & Scope: Considering this is a new event for all of you, it helps to explain our goals, set your goals and introduce the evening. We will be starting on-time so do your best to get there early and network.

6:35 – “30 Second” Spotlights: Attendees will get a chance to stand up and pitch their company. This will help break-the-ice and get you prepared for who you want to trade cards with once networking begins.

6:45 – Networking Session (Pizza + Drinks Included): We will be providing hot pizza, soda and water to keep you nourished and cheesy! This is the time to introduce yourself to other members and network. Liked someones “30 Second” Spotlight? Go up to them and introduce yourself.

7:00 – Panel Discussion Follow By Q&A: We’ve invited out 3 speakers to serve on a panel discussion relevant to the main topic. A moderator will help keep the panel moving and when the time is right, we’ll open up questions to members as well!

Moderator: Joshua Russak (@FirstTimeOnline)

8:00 – Feedback And Closing Remarks: This is our chance to get feedback from you about next month and thank sponsors, space providers and you, for making this month happen!

8:15 – Drinks at  Owl’n Thistle Irish Pub (downstairs): Share lean-stories over a beer downstairs. Some of the best business is made at the bar!


  • Meet the Geeks & Entrepreneurs that make up Seattle’s startups
  • Get your company noticed by the Seattle startup scene
  • Help the next generation of Seattle startup’s improve
  • Eat, Network, & Enjoy!

Who’s hosting? Chris Morse, Joshua Red Russak

Price: $5.00 per person

Where: 811 First Avenue (Suite: #480). The building locks at 6pm, but we’ll have a greeter downstairs for you!


May 2, 2011
6:30 pm - 8:15 pm
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811 First Ave., Ste 480
Seattle, 98104
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