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passion and pitfalls of entrepreneurship

Passion and Pitfalls of Entrepreneurship Panel on February 16, 2021

We recently chatted with our Bootstrappers Breakfast moderators as they reflect on what they have seen over the years with startups. As moderators, they have seen it all and have some fun stories to tell about the passion and pitfalls of entrepreneurship. They shared their views looking forward to future opportunities. Mike Krupit, Philly Travis …

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Happy Holidays from the Bootstrappers Breakfast Moderators as 2018 Comes to a Close

Happy Holidays from the Bootstrappers Moderators as 2018 Comes to a Close December is the busiest time of year for all of us, but it’s important so stop to count your blessing and say thanks. As 2018 comes to a close, we look back over the year and consider the things we are grateful for. …

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San Diego

San Diego startup group grows under Mark Fitchmun and William Marchesano leadership

Under Mark Fitchmun and William Marchesano leadership the San Diego Bootstrappers’ Breakfast group has grown from a small handful of solo entrepreneurs to over 600 entrepreneurs who meet monthly and compare notes – helping each other build successful high-tech businesses. Mark Fitchmun is a founding partner principal of Somatek, is a serial entrepreneur with over 25 …

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Welcome New York bootstrappers

Welcome New York City entrepreneurs – we are excited to become part of your startup scene. Given NYC’s strong commitment to entrepreneurship and new business development, the Bootstrappers’ Breakfast meetings’ promise of serious early morning discussions among bootstrappers will have many local entrepreneurs feeling right at home. The focus of the monthly meeting is on …

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Pete Tormey

Our Team: Pete Tormey moderates San Francisco & East Bay meetings

Pete Tormey is a registered patent attorney who specializes in providing patents for Software, Electronics, Life Science Instrumentation and Business Methods. Pete has co-founded two companies and brings extensive experience in both engineering and marketing to our meetings. In a formal way Pete has shared his expertise since 2009: Pete Tormey: When To Apply For …

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