GAIN Monthly Luncheon Speaker Series Speaker: Mr. Jamie M. Grooms, CEOCompany: Florida Institute For The Commercialization of Pubic ResearchSave the Date for the May 30, 2012 Luncheon!Mr. Grooms was appointed Chief Executive Officer of the Institute for the Commercialization of Public Research in January 2012. He has 17 years experience as a successful entrepreneur and has been involved with several startup companies serving as both an advisor and board of directors member.Mr. Grooms co-founded…See More
Welcome to the GAINnet TEC Group! The Entrepreneurship Club at UF aims to serve all student entrepreneurs at UF by providing a prominent and diverse speaker series and a strong network of like-minded individuals to encourage entrepreneurial spirit.
We have all the iG Element teams, but no Innovation Gainesville group to discuss iG as a whole. This group will pull content from InnovationGainesville.com to encourage discussion. Let's Speak innovatively!
Calling all entrepreneurs: Speed-dating for Startups!!!Selected start-ups will compete in a speed-dating style event where the entrepreneurs ('Pitchers') have 3 minutes to pitch their business idea to specially recruited investors, mentors or service providers (the 'Catchers'). The Catchers will vote on the best Pitcher, who will take home the coveted Fast Pitch Bat. Here's how it works: there will be 9 innings (baseball, get it?). Each inning lasts 5 minutes. You'll have 2-3 minutes (max) to…See More
Bill Dorman, John Spence, Ryan Beacher, & Matt Hintze
University of Florida
Specialties in Your Industries of Expertise
6+ years of customer relationship management experience including expertise in capital expenditures, negotiation, sales & marketing, innovation, office management, consulting, & finance
How did you hear about GAINnet and what are your interests?
I heard about GAINnet through a good friend, Anjali Kundra, and through The Entrepreneurship Club at UF. My interests are to establish and foster meaningful and mutually-beneficial business relationships with key members of the Gainesville business community.
Don't forget to register for the GAIN luncheon in July! Due to remodeling, Carrabba's is unavailable for our scheduled June luncheon. GAIN will be taking a "summer break" but will be back in action for the July meeting!!!
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