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Week of October 28, 2019

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by Tyler Mathews in Uncategorized
October 28, 2019

No Thursday Gathering this week, but here are a few things to look forward to

Instead of seeing you this week, I hope to catch you at one of these upcoming startup events below. Also, couple reminders:

Top 3 News Highlights:

  1. St. Louis MedTech Startup Raises $27M, Plots Global Expansion (St. Louis Business Journal 🔒)
  2. Wanted: Director for the St. Louis Equity in Entrepreneurship Collective
  3. Washington University St. Louis listed as #1 in the world for entrepreneurship according to Inc. and Poets&Quants

Top 3 Startup Events This Week: 

  1. Oct 30: Prepared: What Kids Need for a Fulfilled Life (free, and yes, this is #1 because we are bias toward Venture Café events ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ )
  2. Oct 29: Not Just Another Marketing Conference: Content is Dead ($)
  3. Nov 2: Pitchdeck Karaoke (free)

Join us for a Halloween concert in the Cortex Commons on October 31. RSVP

Coming Up

Join us on Tuesday, November 19th at the Danforth Plant Science Center for Venture Café Night: 39 North. Speakers and vendors include:

Hop Shop – Bourbon Friday – Craft Distillers Guild – 3R Tequila – Edelbrand – Still 630 – Snow Leopard Vodka – STL Brew Lab – St. Louis Brewers Guild & more!

Don’t forget

🐽 Extended Happy Hour
Keep your name tag on to enjoy extended happy hour drinks, music, and food next door at the Chocolate Pig following the Thursday Gathering.

⭐️ Skip the Email, Get a FastPass
For a donation of $5/mo (or annual gift of $55) you can get a FastPass to skip signing in with email. Get a FastPass

📝 Want to Lead a Session?
We’re scheduling for the 2020 year so if you’d like to host a session, info table, or office hour, please reach out.

💜 Love Venture Café?
Text VCSTL to 41444 to give. If you’ve made a valuable connection consider a donation to keep our Gatherings free.

🤝 Need a spot for a meeting this week?
Get 50% off meeting rooms this week at Innovation Hall. Use code INNOVATION50.

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