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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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Silicon Valley November/December 2016 Roundup

A roundup of events for November & December 2016 for Bootstrappers Breakfast Peer Advisory Board: Revenue Growth Planning For Your Business in 2017 Sat-Nov-19 9:30am to Noon at Pacific Workplaces Sunnyvale. This is an Open House for Mastermind Group that complements the Bootstrappers Breakfast meetings. Bring your 2017 plans–and 2016 lessons learned–and let’s get a …

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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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Silicon Valley End of 2015 Event Wrap Up

Community Channels: @bootstrappers | LinkedIn Group | Blog | Meetups: SV | SF | East Bay Warning: The End (of 2015) is Near A roundup of events through the end of 2015 for Bootstrappers Breakfast Thanksgiving Potluck Thu-Nov-26 2pm in San Jose: Don’t have family to visit on Thanksgiving? Join us for Thanksgiving dinner. Bring …

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Pete Tormey: When To Apply For a Patent

This is a guest blog by Pete Tormey, one of the moderators for our San Francisco and East Bay Bootstrappers Breakfasts. Pete is serial entrepreneur and a patent attorney, his firm is Antero Tormey. Pete is also the author of “Startup Guide to Intellectual Property: Early Stage Protection of IP.” It’s a great primer written in …

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Startup Shark Tank Showcase event in San Francisco – Demo and pitch – Sep 19

Startup pitch and demo event will be held at Ruby Sky in San Francisco on Friday September 19th. Sign up and get tickets here – https://www.eventbrite.com/e/september-startups-shark-tank-showcase-demopitch-expo-business-mixer-tickets-12782888965 Read more – http://www.meetup.com/Startups-Showcase/events/163211322/ Startups Showcase Demo+Pitch Expo & Business Mixer  is open to all Startups in all business verticals! The event is judged by industry Pro’s, VC’s and Angels!  AGENDA: 5:30 PM – Attendees Check-In 6:00 …

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