Startup Grind Newark will host its second fireside chat on June 29th
by Brick City Live | June 20, 2017
Fownders’ headquarters. Image: Andaiye Taylor
In April, we announced the pending launch of the Newark chapter of Startup Grind, an entrepreneurship community backed by Google for Entrepreneurs being introduced to Newark by entrepreneur and Fownders founder Gerard Adams.
Startup Grind Newark held their first fireside chat in April, with Joe Huff, has now announced that they will hold their second fireside chat this coming Thursday, June 29th at 6 p.m.
The event, which will take place at Fownders HQ (48 Norfolk Street), will be a fireside chat between Adams and entrepreneur Lauren Brill.
Brill is the founder of Sweet Loren’s, an all-natural cookie dough company based in New York City. The brand was born after Brill was diagnosed with, and beat, cancer at a young age, and endeavored to live a healthier lifestyle–without giving up on the treats she enjoyed. The brand is now available in 20 physical and online retailers, including Shoprite and Whole Foods.
During the fireside chat, Brill will discuss tactics for getting entrepreneurs’ physical products onto shelves at major retailers, and answer other entrepreneurship-based questions from both Adams and from attendees.
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