Richie Norton is the bestselling author of The Power of Starting Something Stupid and Résumés Are Dead and What to Do About It. He is the CEO/Founder of Global Consulting Circle, specializing in creating/scaling business models for venture-backed startups. He is also the CEO/Co-Founder of Prouduct—helping entrepreneurs turn their ideas into profitable products through sourcing in China.
Richie has been featured in Forbes, Businessweek, Young Entrepreneur, Entrepreneur, Huffington Post, Inc. and more. The 2013 San Francisco Book Festival named The Power of Starting Something Stupid the winner of the business category and the grand prize winner of all book categories in its annual competition. In 2010, Pacific Business News recognized Richie as one of the Top Forty Under 40 “best and brightest young businessmen” in Hawaii.
Richie received his MBA from the world’s #1 ranked international business school, Thunderbird School of Global Management.
06:00 PM – Networking and super-tasty food. You will take dinner with the greatest community members.
07:00 PM – Fireside Chat. Here is nothing to add, we will interview together a financial expert.
08:00 PM – Networking. After an inspiring dialog we will have time to interact more with people that you will meet there. Remember we make FRIENDS not CONTACTS.
Startup Grind is an event series and website designed to help educate, inspire, and connect local entrepreneurs. Each month we welcome an amazing speaker who shares their story with our community and tells us what worked, what didn’t, and what they’ll do differently next time. It’s an amazing opportunity to learn from the best, network with other members of the startup community, and improve your chances of entrepreneurial success. Startup Grind is the largest independent startup community, actively educating, inspiring, and connecting 215,000 founders in over 185 cities. Founded in Silicon Valley, Startup Grind has now hosted 2,000 fireside chats since its founding in 2010. To date, Startup Grind has helped millions of entrepreneurs find mentorship, connect to partners and hires, pursue funding, and reach new users.
Join us once a month to learn from the leading entrepreneurs and game-changers, and enjoy an evening of learning, making friends, and helping one another to take the Chisinau entrepreneurial scene to the next level!