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Womens Entrepreneurship Symposium at Reitz Union, University of Florida

March 30, 2017 from 8:30am to 1pm
The Women's Entrepreneurship Symposium will be a half-day of learning, networking and inspiration. Through successful women entrepreneurs and their stories, you will see and understand how to use the empowering potential of women's entrepreneurship. Featured at lunch will be Barbara Bradley Baekgaard, co-founder of Vera Bradley, the American luggage and handbag design company founded in 1982 that was started with $500. In 2015 the brand was sold in 2,700 specialty shops and 148 company-owned stores, and garnered annual sales of $509 million. Barbara grew up in Florida, and she will share her personal entrepreneurial journey in a conversation hosted by Leah Lytle, founder of Artsy Abode. Attendees at the lunch will receive a special Vera Bradley gift.Non-UF registration fee: early bird - $55 (regular registration $75). Fee includes Continental Breakfast, Coffee Break, and Lunch. Parking at the Reitz Union garage is included. Special discount for UF students or employees). for more…See More
Tuesday
Profile IconStephen Flowers, Danny Speagle, Kurt Morauer and another member are attending GAIN's event
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GAIN Unplugged at SF CIED

March 23, 2017 from 2pm to 3pm
*** REGISTER HERE ***About the SpeakerGordon River CapitalMr. Molloy is a principal of Florida Gulfshore Capital (www.gulfshorecap.com), an early stage venture investment company. He serves as a board member of EmergingMed, Pasteuria Bioscience, Pathfinder Therapeutics, Prioria Robotics, Vertical Health, and Woohoo Foods, and as an observer to the board of Lehigh Technologies.Mr. Molloy served as a Captain in the British Army, in a Commando Engineer Unit and then with the Defense Mapping Agency in Washington, D.C. He has a BSc in Civil Engineering from Sheffield Hallam University (England) and an MPPM from Yale University School of Management.*** REGISTER HERE ***See More
Monday
Trisha Roy might attend GAIN's event
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GAIN Unplugged at SF CIED

March 23, 2017 from 2pm to 3pm
*** REGISTER HERE ***About the SpeakerGordon River CapitalMr. Molloy is a principal of Florida Gulfshore Capital (www.gulfshorecap.com), an early stage venture investment company. He serves as a board member of EmergingMed, Pasteuria Bioscience, Pathfinder Therapeutics, Prioria Robotics, Vertical Health, and Woohoo Foods, and as an observer to the board of Lehigh Technologies.Mr. Molloy served as a Captain in the British Army, in a Commando Engineer Unit and then with the Defense Mapping Agency in Washington, D.C. He has a BSc in Civil Engineering from Sheffield Hallam University (England) and an MPPM from Yale University School of Management.*** REGISTER HERE ***See More
Monday
Danny Speagle is attending GAIN's event
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GAIN & Hutch Law Presents: Negotiating the Term Sheet at Hampton Inn & Suites Gainesville Downtown

March 23, 2017 from 4pm to 6pm
*** REGISTER HERE ***DESCRIPTIONGain a special insider's view into negotiating a venture capital term sheet. Understand term sheets and deal structures by watching a lively role playing session that will cover full ratchets, liquidation preferences, and other offering terms.The Panel:Richard Molloy - Founder & Managing Partner Florida Gulfshore CapitalAleksander Levental - CEO & Co-founder FeathrJustyn Kaiserski - HutchlawRobb Giddings - HutchlawLocation:Hampton Inn & Suites Downtown Gainesville - 101 SE 1st Ave, Gainesville, FL (2nd Floor)4PM - 6PM*** REGISTER HERE ***See More
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Kurt Morauer liked GAIN's event GAIN Unplugged
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Feb 28
Lee May is attending GAIN's event
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GAIN Stakeholder Social at Anna Olcese's

February 28, 2017 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm
***** RSVP HERE ******Wine and cheese or beer and chips... or both! We'll have all of that and more.GAIN stakeholders and future stakeholders are invited to meet our 2017 board of directors at a casual mixer. Realtor and entrepreneur Anna Olcese is our host.It's always a party at Casa Olcese! Come have a drink, make some new connections, and learn more about what GAIN will be up to for the next year.***** RSVP HERE ******See More
Feb 28
Bruce C. Tilley is attending GAIN's event
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GAIN Stakeholder Social at Anna Olcese's

February 28, 2017 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm
***** RSVP HERE ******Wine and cheese or beer and chips... or both! We'll have all of that and more.GAIN stakeholders and future stakeholders are invited to meet our 2017 board of directors at a casual mixer. Realtor and entrepreneur Anna Olcese is our host.It's always a party at Casa Olcese! Come have a drink, make some new connections, and learn more about what GAIN will be up to for the next year.***** RSVP HERE ******See More
Feb 9
Michael Brown is now a member of GAINnet
Feb 8
Lee May posted an event
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Startup Weekend at UF Innovation Hub, Santa Fe College CIED and High Dive

February 10, 2017 at 6pm to February 12, 2017 at 11pm
Details...Feb 10th - Feb 12th, Startup Weekend Gainesville is on! Join Gainesville's brightest for three days of innovation, collaboration, and networking as we bring this community's best ideas to life. Entrepreneurs, programmers, designers, marketers, etc come together for this exciting 3-day event!https://www.eventbrite.com/e/startup-weekend-gainesville-022017-tickets-27314508430See More
Feb 7
Profile IconJon Shinn, Mark Davidson, Ronnie Lovler and another member are attending GAIN's event
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GAIN Stakeholder Social at Anna Olcese's

February 28, 2017 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm
***** RSVP HERE ******Wine and cheese or beer and chips... or both! We'll have all of that and more.GAIN stakeholders and future stakeholders are invited to meet our 2017 board of directors at a casual mixer. Realtor and entrepreneur Anna Olcese is our host.It's always a party at Casa Olcese! Come have a drink, make some new connections, and learn more about what GAIN will be up to for the next year.***** RSVP HERE ******See More
Feb 6
Kathleen ONeil is now a member of GAINnet
Feb 6
Jon Shinn is now a member of GAINnet
Feb 2
Paradise Creative Group posted an event
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Open sew for Quilts of Valor at Quilt Lovers’ Hangout

February 4, 2017 from 9am to 4pm
Quilt Lovers’ Hangout is hosting an “open sew” for Quilts of Valor National Sew Day. Quilters will gather together to make about 12 quilt tops which will then be quilted and ultimately awarded to active or retired service personnel involved in conflicts.Each recipient of a Quilt of Valor receives his or her quilt at a “wrapping” ceremony, during which the people involved in making the quilt top and quilting the layers together wrap the recipient in a one-of-a-kind handmade quilt. Over 150,000 Quilts of Valor have been awarded to date.As many as 20 or more quilters will gather together at Quilt Lovers’ Hangout, a quilt shop in North Fort Myers in the Hancock Bridge Square, on Saturday, and will construct quilts using patriotic fabric which was donated by Fabri-Quilt, a company located in North Kansas City, MO. For more information on Quilts of Valor, visit www.QOVF.org. For information on the Quilts of Valor National Sew Day at Quilt Lovers’ Hangout,…See More
Jan 31
GAIN posted a status
Jan 31
Maxim Davis is now a member of GAINnet
Jan 27
Victor Prima is attending Lee May's event
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Formation, Financing, and Beyond: A Trilogy Experience: Episode 1 at Ayers Building Lobby

January 24, 2017 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Jan 24
Profile IconVictor Prima, Maggie Massey and Steven Buchko joined GAINnet
Jan 24
Profile IconDanny Speagle and Stephanie George might attend Lee May's event
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Formation, Financing, and Beyond: A Trilogy Experience: Episode 1 at Ayers Building Lobby

January 24, 2017 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm
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“Stay” Interviews Can Prevent Exit Interviews

Started by Eva Del Rio in GAINnet Mar 4, 2016. 0 Replies

Do you want to keep your best talent and not be surprised by a sudden resignation? try "stay" interviews...HR Column by Eva Del RioContinue

Why won't my profile picture upload correctly?

Started by GAIN in FAQ Aug 19, 2015. 0 Replies

If your picture won't upload correctly to our website, consider this:Your picture may be too big. If the photo you are trying to upload is much larger than a thumbnail size, it probably won't display correctly. A simple way to re-size your picture…Continue

Tags: photo, upload, picture, profile, help

Uber Service in Gainesville

Started by Duncan Kabinu in GAINnet Aug 5, 2015. 0 Replies

Please come support Uber in GainesvilleTomorrow evening at the City Commission meeting (7PM) the issue of making Uber legal in Gainesville will be brought up. For those who have used Uber or support Uber its highly recommended to please come in…Continue

Amazing time as a road warrior, read to come home, but is that Gainesville?

Started by James Kies in GAINnet Jul 9, 2015. 0 Replies

Friends, I have had an amazing 18+ years professionally building software.  I have most recently been working with C#, ASP.NET, MVC, AngularJs, WebApi, EF, SQL, SignalR but also have production level experience working in Sliverlight/WCFRia,…Continue

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SCORE of North Central Florida Launches Business Startup Grant Program

Posted by GAIN on January 5, 2017 at 1:30pm 0 Comments

SCORE of North Central Florida (NCF), Chapter-408, announces a new Business Startup Grant Program. Three grants of $1,500 each will be awarded to provide startup funds to individuals seeking financial support. The SCORE NCF Startup Grant Program is open to active SCORE clients who have, or plan to complete a business plan and reside in Alachua, Bradford, Gilchrist, Levy, Dixie, Columbia, and Suwannee Counties in north-central Florida.

The grants will be issued in the form of a…

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Enter the 2017 Big Idea Business Plan Competition for a chance to win up to $25,000 to launch your venture!

Posted by GAIN on December 5, 2016 at 9:04am 0 Comments

Enter the 2017 Big Idea Business Plan Competition for a chance to win up to $25,000 to launch your venture!

Learn how to create a winning business plan in the Business Plan Lab ENT4934/ENT6930 (Tuesday nights, Spring Semester) – sign up for credit or just sit in.…

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Want to Bring Your Pooch to Work?

Posted by Eva Del Rio on October 28, 2016 at 8:09am 0 Comments

Should pets be allowed at work? Here are tips if you want to try it.

HR Column by Eva Del Rio

Are You One of The “Undecideds”?  HR Can Help

Posted by Eva Del Rio on October 21, 2016 at 8:02am 0 Comments

HR Column by Eva Del Rio

If you -or someone you know- is "undecided", here you go, HR to the rescue. You're welcome.

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