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Startup LAunch hosts coworking day with Grid110 and Cross Campus
On Sept. 20, Bixel Exchange’s Startup LAunch tech SBDC hosted their biggest coworking day of the year in partnership with Grid110 and Cross Campus. More than 50 attendees participated in one-on-one sessions with 10 advisers and Director Kat Yalung. Advisers included Megan Sette, co-founder, Grid110, specializing in marketing and social impact; Al Guerrero, managing director, Silicon Valley Bank, specializing in fundraising and strategy; Hassan Sarwar, founder & CEO, InfiniOne, specializing in product and development; and Chelsea Piedad, sales consultant, TriNet, specializing in HR solutions. View the full list of advisers here.
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Mobile World Congress brings together #techLA
Bixel Exchange joined 4YFN and more than 10,000 attendees for Mobile World Congress Americas (MWCA) at the Los Angeles Convention Center this month. The 4YFN Startup Event at MWCA showcased more than 150 of the latest tech startup innovations, and featured startup pitches, competitions, curated content and dedicated networking sessions. Startup LAunch’s Kat Yalung and Elianne Rodriguez had the opportunity to meet a ton of investors and share their work with the community!
L.A. Tech Talent Pipeline students take a tour of Tastemade
On Sept. 20, students in Bixel Exchange’s L.A. Tech Talent Pipeline had the opportunity to tour Tastemade’s headquarters in Santa Monica. Tastemade shared their company mission and story, and how they are expanding beyond food to travel, home and lifestyle. At the end of the Tastemade tour, students' content production skills were put to the test – they made an Instagram story around some beautiful DK donuts! It was great seeing the creativity that came out of the group. Huge shoutout to Tastemade for an amazing time!
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