Co-Founder of CookNook (Acquired 16’), Founder of Sansara Wines (Acquired 08’), ex-World Bank Innovation Lab, Deloitte Consulting, PwC Advisory. Startup mentor and advisor helping early stage companies get off the ground. BS @CMU, MBA @Duke.
Let's talk about how to launch your business practically on your shoe-string budget. I'm a straight shooter and will tell it to you like it is in a constructive way so you adjust as necessary to make rapid progress. I Founded 3 startups (consumer focused food-tech, dual-sided marketplace), 2 successful exits, plus led corporate innovation consulting so I have seen enough launch to know what works well and what doesn't.
Let's talk about how your large, bureaucratic, organization can learn from startups on how to incorporate a culture of experimentation, rapid iteration, and failure (in a good way)! Successful companies MUST evolve to stay relevant.