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Startup Grind Hosts Kevin Eichelberger (Blue Acorn)
Kevin Eichelberger is the Founder and CEO of Blue Acorn, an eCommerce agency helping leading B2C and B2B brands maximize their online revenues. They focus on improving the eCommerce shopping experience through two approaches: radical change, or incremental improvement. Kevin started the business in 2008 out of a passion for eCommerce, and has since grown the bootstrapped business with at least double-digit annual growth each year since inception, landing on the Inc. 5000 list of fastest growing companies in America consecutively for the past four years. Today, the Charleston-based business works with brands such as Le Creuset, Everlast, Rebecca Minkoff, Yeti, Alex & Ani, and numerous other mid-market and enterprise organizations.
6:00 pm Networking and Food
7:00 pm Fireside Chat
8:00 pm Networking
Kevin Eichelberger - Blue Acorn
Jeremy Berman, Charleston Director
passionately building @inkind_us and @startupgrindchs
Twitter: @jeremyberm Daniel Drolet, Charleston Co-Director
Chairman and CEO of Liquidax Capital, LLC; a Sponsor and Manager of Private Equity Innovation Funds.
Twitter: @danieldroletsr Baird Hall, Charleston Co-Director
SaaS Founder changing the way you see audio.
Twitter: @bairdhall Mike Hartwell, Charleston Co-Director
Marketing & Brand Strategist + UX Designer at eHouse Studio.
Twitter: @mkhartwell Global Partner
Google is committed to empowering entrepreneurs around the world through programs, partnerships, and our products.
With more than 75 million registered hourly workers and 300,000 employer locations, Snagajob is America’s #1 hourly marketplace. Snagajob focuses on creating instant and quality connections so workers can get jobs and employers can hire workers—in minutes. Since 2000, their mission has been to put people in right fit-positions so they can maximize their potential and live more fulfilling lives. They do this through the Snagajob marketplace and PeopleMatter, their end-to-end platform of talent and workforce management solutions.
Launch Pad is a collaborative workspace and community of entrepreneurs, creative professionals and freelancers – building businesses together.
The Harbor Entrepreneur Center has one goal: create collision throughout the entrepreneur community of Charleston.
What is Startup Grind?
Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. We host monthly events in more than 200 cities and 98 countries 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 conferences provide ample opportunities to connect with amazing startups and the people behind them, tap into a strong support network, form meaningful connections and gain inspiration for the startup journey ahead. For more information visit StartupGrind.com or follow us on twitter @StartupGrind.