fnMentoring functions accelerate your startup and expand your high-tech network through mentoring sessions with founders and featured guest experts. Functions are free to members but require your RSVP. If you are not a member you can apply here. Next week’s featured guest will be:
Name: Jason Calacanis
Background: Jason Calacanis is a serial entrepreneur and angel investor, his focus is on media, but he is well versed in all things startup. Jason currently has the 4th largest syndicate on Angellist and is very well known for his PodCast, This Week In Startups.
Company: Inside.com is a real-time mobile news app designed to be the most efficient way to stay informed. Inside.com delivers over 1,000 of the world’s most important and fascinating stories each day, personalized to you.
Their curators’ 300-character, fact-filled “updates” give you what you need to know while on the go. They only link to the most relevant and original sources with the best reporting, and weed out the overwhelming noise in the news space. They seek out the true experts on every story. Customize your news feed to follow only the topics you love – whether it’s sports, movies or parenting. Never miss a thing on the subjects you care most about.
fnMentoring is on Thursday, March 13th beginning at 7pm PDT. RSVP here to participate in this event.
Founded in 2011, Founders Network offers lifelong peer mentorship to over 600 tech startup founders globally. Our platform, programs and high-touch service facilitate authentic experience sharing, warm introductions and long-term professional relationships. Additional benefits include over $500k in startup discounts and promotion to 2,000 newsletter readers. Members are located in San Francisco, New York City, Los Angeles, Vancouver, Toronto, London and other tech hubs. Each month our Membership Committee admits a new cohort of full-time tech founders who are nominated by an existing member.