Startup Grind to Host Fireside Chat with Jonathan Bixby of Growlab on April 9

Posted by Cheryl Mack

Startup Grind Vancouver will be hosting a fireside chat with Jonathan Bixby, the CEO of Growlab next month.

On Wednesday, April 9, at 6:30pm at Invoke Labs, attendees will get a glimpse into Jonathan’s journey as an entrepreneur, with two exits under his belt and millions of dollars in funding, as well as his lessons learned as a successful serial entrepreneur.

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Jonathan Bixby, a Business in Vancouver Top 40 Under 40 award recipient, is passionate about helping those who are taking the entrepreneurial path to start, build and grow companies.

Prior to GrowLab, Bixby was the CEO and a co-founder of Strangeloop Networks, creator of the first network appliance and cloud service for accelerating dynamic web applications. Under his leadership, Strangeloop raised $21 million in financing, including a Series A round of $11.5 million. Strangeloop was selected as a "Best Employer in British Columbia" for a record five straight years and was acquired by Radware in February 2013.

Bixby also served as vice president of sales, at NTS Internet Solutions and helped that company enjoy a five-year growth rate of more than 600% and earn placements on the Deloitte & Touche Fast 50 and Fast 500 as well as Profit Magazine’s Profit 100 lists. Prebiously he sat on the board of the Vancouver Enterprise Forum and was part of the final jury for the New Ventures BC competition.

Company:
GrowLab Ventures Inc.
Website:
http://www.growlab.ca
Location:
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

GrowLab supports the World's best entrepreneurs through seed funding, office space, mentorship & programming in Vancouver & San Francisco. more

Company:
Startup Grind Vancouver
Website:
http://startupgrind.com/vancouver/
Location:
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. We host regular events in Vancouver featuring successful local founders, innovators, educators and investors who share personal stories and lessons learned on the road to building great companies. Our monthly fireside chat interviews, startup mixers and annual Startup Holiday Party provide ample opportunities to... more


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Cheryl Mack

Cheryl Mack

Cheryl Mack has been living the startup life since moving to Vancouver in 2008. She is an active member of the startup community, having worked with several startups, accelerators and investors. She is dedicated to building a thriving startup ecosystem in Vancouver and growing access to funding, developers, and other resources. UBC Sauder alumni, technology geek, and travel enthusiast. more



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