April Dunford is the founder of Rocket Launch Marketing, providing advisory services to startups and growth-stage companies including help with marketing strategy, lead generation, messaging and positioning, inbound marketing, marketing and sales alignment and metrics. Previously April has been a marketing executive at 5 startups (Janna Systems, DataMirror, InfoBright, Sitraka, and Watcom) where she focused on sustainable growth through 4 acquisitions. She has also held executive marketing positions at IBM, Siebel Systems and Nortel. April also authors the popular startup marketing blog RocketWatcher.
When: Monday March 25th, 2012 from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
Where: McMaster University – Twelve Eighty Student Pub
When: Wednesday November 6, 2013 from 6:45pm to 9:00pm
Where: TELUS Centre 150, University of Alberta
Mike Kirkup will be joining us. Mike has deep experience in the mobile space after a long run with BlackBerry. The past few years he’s been entrenched in early stage startups in his role as Director of VeloCity at University of Waterloo.
When: Wednesday October 30, 6:30pm to 9:30pm
Where: The EBar
Thunder Bay is also planning their 2nd DemoCamp for late November!