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CEO Fireside Chat with Kyle York

January 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Overview: 

Scaling a startup is fraught with risk — especially in tough economic times. The more prepared you are, the more equipped you’ll be to overcome challenges in the market. Join entrepreneur Kyle York as he shares the lessons he learned from scaling internet infrastructure company Dyn to $100 million annual recurring revenue and an acquisition by Oracle, and how he applies those lessons to help other startups through his strategic growth and investment firm, York IE.

Moderated by Rajia Abdelaziz, UML alum and Co-Founder and CEO of invisaWear, a smart jewelry company

Join us at the Innovation Hub Haverhill for this conversation and networking event.

Speakers:

Kyle York is co-founder, CEO and managing partner at York IE, where he sets the vision and leads the vertically integrated strategic growth and investment firm for tech companies. Kyle works closely with entrepreneurs, operators and investors to help them realize their shared ambition to build good companies, create new jobs, grow generational wealth and impact the world.

Advising and investing in over 100 startups, primarily in B2B SaaS, Kyle is a board member for several York IE portfolio companies. He is also co-founder of York Real Estate and third-generation family business YORK Athletics MFG., within the York Creative Collective.

Rajia Abdelaziz is the CEO of invisaWear, one of the industry’s top leaders for smart jewelry and life saving devices. In just a few years Rajia took invisaWear from launch to over 70,000 customers. She successfully raised millions of dollars to bring the product to market within 2 years. A technology innovator and an empowering female force. Rajia has been recognized as an honoree of BostInno’s 25 Under 25, TechCo’s Top 100 Startups and she is a recipient of the prestigious New England Innovation Award.

Details

Date:
January 25
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Event Website

Organizer

UMass Lowell Innovation Hub
Phone:
9789346311
Email:
Kaylaundra_Washington@uml.edu
Organizer's Website

Venue

UMASS LOWELL INNOVATION HUB
110 Canal St
Lowell, MA 01854 United States