Tampa, Fla. – May 9, 2014 – On Thursday October 15th, Nick Friedman, President and Co-Founder of College Hunks Hauling Junk the largest and fastest growing U.S. based junk removal and moving franchise company. Next week Nick joins the ranks of over 150,000 entrepreneurs across 125 cities and 57 countries in a global movement when he speaks at Startup Grind Tampa. Powered by Google for Entrepreneurs the event is designed to give established business owners a platform to impart their lessons learned and keys to success to the next generation of startups and entrepreneurs.
Nick is an inspiration to aspiring and well healed entrepreneurs alike. He was one of the first entrepreneurs to pitch on ABC’s hit show Shark Tank and will talk about that experience with the audience. He has been ranked as one of the Top 30 Entrepreneurs in America Under 30 by INC Magazine, Top 35 Entrepreneurs Under 35 by Bisnow.com, and is an Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award Finalist. He is an active Board Member of the Entrepreneur’s Organization, a global organization comprised of founders of high-growth companies.
Nick, along with his cofounder Omar Soliman recently released the best selling book: Effortless Entrepreneur, Work Smart, Play Hard, Make Millions. “We are excited to be giving away copies of Nick’s book to some lucky attendees,” said Joy Randels, of Startup Grind. “Nick has graciously agreed to autograph them for the recipients as well.”
In addition to his many entrepreneurial honors he has a television star having appeared on ABC’s Shark Tank, Bravo’s Millionaire Matchmaker, The Nate Berkus Show and HGTV’s House Hunters. Nick has also ventured into film industry as the co-executive producer of the documentary “Beware of Mr. Baker”.
“If you want to understand how to grow your business, we can literally guarantee that Nick will be dropping gems of practical information to entrepreneurs,” Randels added, “Nick is brilliant and entertaining, we welcome the community to join us as he tells the story of how he turned piles of trash into heaps of cash”.
Startup Grind will be held on Thursday October 16th (6:45- 9:00), in the Commerce Club at Oxford Exchange. For tickets click HERE.
About Startup Grind:
Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. Hosting monthly events in more than 125 cities around the world featuring successful local founders, innovators, educators and investors who share personal stories and lessons learned on the road to building great companies. Start a Chapter in your city today! The monthly fireside chat interviews, startup mixers and annual conferences provide ample opportunities to connect with amazing startups and the people behind them, tap into a strong support network, form meaningful connections and gain inspiration for the startup journey ahead.
About Google For Entrepreneurs:
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