Quintessential Cape Town: Startup Grind

Quintessential business Cape Town this week takes a slightly different tack. Startup Grind is a company that provides platforms for entrepreneurs to listen to other successful startup entrepreneurs telling their stories.

Cape Town Director Guillaume De Smedt says Startup Grind was founded in the San Francisco area in 2010.

It has since expanded to 200 cities in 85 countries around the world.

Startup Grind hosts monthly events, providing platforms for inspiring stories from successful entrepreneurs.

The newest city is Kabul in Afghanistan...where 20% of attendees were female.

Guillaume De Smedt, Startup Grind

In 2013 De Smedt began Startup Grind in cape Town.

It is an opportunity to hear successful business people share stories, give advice and help educate others entering the field.

Their motto is inspire, educate and connect.

Find them on @startupgrindcpt

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