Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. It is powered by Google for Entrepreneurs. It hosts monthly events in more than 50 cities and 15 countries featuring successful local founders, innovators, educators and investors who share personal stories and lessons learned on the road to building great companies.
In the past, Startup Grind has featured interviews with George Zachary (Charles River Ventures), Matt Rogers (Nest), Dave McClure (500 Startups), Steve Blank (Author), Ben Silbermann (Pinterest), Mike Abbott (KPCB), Charles Huang (Guitar Hero) and 150 more.
The speaker for the Montreal event is Greg Isenberg, founder and CEO of 5By, a video concerge service that scours the internet for the best videos and hand-delivers the ones you want to watch. The company was recently acquired by Silicon Valley company StumbleUpon. The Montreal Chapter Director of Startup Grind is Rami Sayar.