Startup Grind, a multinational Startup community, is launching this year’s monthly speaker session with Eva Lau. This event will be held on May 30th from 6 to 9 PM at Soho Innovation Lab, 260 Queen Street West, Toronto. The session is backed up by partners like Google for Start-ups, The Oracle Global Startup Ecosystem, and CTO Boost.
Eva is a well-respected entrepreneur-turned-investor in Canada. Before starting Two Small Fish Ventures, she was Wattpad’s Head of Community and Content. She helped nurture and scale the Wattpad community from its infancy to become one of the largest online communities with tens of millions of monthly users around the world. With a sharp focus on investing companies with strong network effect as their defensibility, Eva has created the “ASSET” framework that many entrepreneurs and accelerators have adopted in their developing business strategies. Eva is regarded as an expert in this area.
Eva currently serves as an Associate in Creative Destruction Lab at the Rotman School of Management. She is also involved in many Canadian incubators and accelerators, such as University of Toronto’s Entrepreneurship Hatchery, Ryerson’s DMZ, University of Waterloo’s Velocity, and Techstars. She also serves on the board of Branksome Hall and a number of startup companies.
Startup Grind is the largest independent start-up community, actively educating, inspiring, and connecting more than 1,500,000 entrepreneurs in over 500 chapters. Startup Grind has helped millions of entrepreneurs build their businesses, connect with strategic partners, and secure funding.