Startup Grind is a connected online and offline network of vibrant startup communities to help fuel innovation, economic growth and prosperity at the local level. While Startup Grind was founded in Palo Alto, California, our extended network of Startup Grind chapters are located around the world. Start a Chapter in your city or school!
We believe in making friends, not contacts. We believe in giving, not taking. We believe in helping others before helping yourself. We ECSIF proudly sponsored the first event of a long series of startup events in Bucharest. StartupGrind hold it's September 'fireside chat' in one of the most creative and innovative space in Bucharest. Serban TIR is the C.T.O. of Gemini Solutions. Serban Tir has been a part of the Romanian IT community since 1996, at first as a techno/geek lover, then becoming an architect software, and later passing to the business side. Serban has an 18-year experience working with different companies in Silicon Valley, from start-ups to public companies. During this time he played various roles in the projects he was involved in, starting as a developer and reaching the position of Engineering Vice President. Besides the passion for technology and innovation, Serban is also actively involved in CSR projects and is very passionate about sports.
Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. It is powered by Google for Entrepreneurs. We host monthly events in 450 cities and 120 countries featuring successful local founders, innovators, educators and investors who share personal stories and lessons learned on the road to building great companies.are truly passionate about helping founders, entrepreneurs and startups succeed. We intend to make their startup journey less lonely, more connected and more memorable.