H/F Berlin Talk #12: Github's Former Co-founder on Growing a Co. from 4 to 450

Jul 26, 2017 · Berlin, Germany

We are excited to announce that we will have the former co-founder of Github, Scott Chacon, join us for this talk on growing an international company from 4 to 450, and then starting all over again at 4. 

About the Speaker: 

Scott Chacon is the former co-founder of GitHub; now co-founder and CEO of Chatterbug, an online language learning school based in San Francisco and Berlin. He helped grow GitHub from 4 co-founders to 450 employees and a $2B valuation in 8 years. Scott is also the author of Pro Git, published by Apress and found online at git-scm.com. In unrelated news, he holds a WSET Level 3 certification in Wines and Spirits and hosts wine education nights for charity. In his spare time, he is learning to play the violin with his 8 year old daughter.

Scott will talk about the experiences and lessons learned from growing a company from 4 to 450 employees in the heart of Silicon Valley during the unicorn boom. Then we might take a turn into how those lessons translate into starting a new company in a totally different field based partially out of Berlin. Then maybe we'll talk about issues with the Deutsche Weingesetz, who knows. ;)

About SI Labs:

Service Innovation Labs is a human centered research
and development lab. We explore new and valuable business opportunities for our clients, ranging from startups to globally operating corporations. Our
aim is to make people’s life more easy and joyful by creating services and digital products that fulfill true customer needs.

***you can also register here ---> f6s.com***

6:45pm - Doors open
7:15pm - Talk starts
7:45pm - Q&A
8:00pm - Networking and Drinks

We are looking forward to seeing everyone at Service Innovation Labs on July 26th!

H/F Berlin Team

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