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February
21
Tuesday
6:45pm
47641

Dine with founder of Lost My Name: on selling 2.2m books in 193 countries

at Bleeding Heart Restaurant, Farringdon (map)

Who's coming

  • Yasmine

    yasmine mahmoudieh, mykidsy

  • Hina

    Founder, WellVine

  • Sahar

    Founder & CEO, Trunkaroo

  • Katie

    Co-founder, mush

  • Aneka

    Hostess Extraordinaire, TableCrowd

  • Colleen

    Founder, Techsixtyfour

  • Birju

    Founder & Chief Skwibbler, Skwibble Ltd

  • Asi

    Co Founder & CEO, Lost My Name

  • Mel

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  • Ed

    Co-Founder & Business Lead, Lifecake

  • Viktor

    CEO, Kidslox

  • Mahesh

    Chief Product Officer , Azoomee

  • Laura

    Founder, Fabled

  • Adam

    Copyright and media lawyer, Taylor Wessing

  • Vivien

    Founder, Bubele

  • Amile

    Founder, My Kingdom Books

Venue

Bleeding Heart Restaurant

French
off Greville Street, London, EC1N 8SJ
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Started by:
Table Crowd

Enjoy dinner drinks and a chance to meet…
Dragon’s Den winner, Asi Sharabi, Co-founder & CEO of Lost My Name, a company that combines the power of stories with technology to create magical, personalised story books for kids. In 3 years he has sold over 2.2 million copies of their books in 193 countries and has won numerous awards. He is part of Tech City’s Future Fifty and has attracted over £13m investment from Forward Partners, Google Ventures and Greycroft.

This dinner is perfect for…
Founders, CEOs & entrepreneurs in retail, edtech & parenttech.

The dinner conversation will be…
Asi will be talking about:
✓ The challenges of being a startup entrepreneur.
✓ Using tech to write individual story books.
✓ Winning investment on Dragons Den...what it was really like!
✓ The fundraising investment journey afterwards.
✓ Scaling operations to send to over 190 countries.

Expect key insights, hints and tips from a successful UK startup in fundraising, scaling operations and using tech. Take this chance to meet with other entrepreneurs in the #parentech sector.

Who is Asi Sharabi?
Asi has a PHD in Social Psychology from LSE where he spent time trying to get Israeli and Palestinian children to hate each other a bit less, he moved on to build a career in digital. He co founded Lost My Name as a DIY project with some friends. Pretty soon the project changed from being a labour of love and went on to become a funded tech & storytelling startup with the ambition of making millions of kids around the world more curious, clever and kind.

What’s included?
You get a private dining experience with a knowledgeable speaker, 2 course dinner with wine or soft drinks plus highly curated and relevant networking.

#MeetandEat

P.S. TableCrowd are offering complimentary cab rides home (£15) thanks to their partner, Gett, on first download of the app. Download the app in advance.

Asi has a PHD in Social Psychology from LSE where he spent time trying to get Israeli and Palestinian children to hate each other a bit less, he moved on to build a career in everything digital (strategy, comms, marketing). He co founded Lost My Name as a DIY project with some friends. Pretty soon the project changed from being a labour of love and went on to become a funded tech & storytelling startup with the ambition of making millions of kids around the world more curious, clever and kind.

Lost My Name is a unique, award winning startup that lives on the intersection of storytelling, engineering, digital and print. They combine the power of stories with the possibilities of technology to create magical, personalised experiences and make kids around the world clever, curious and kind. In 3 years the company has sold over 2.2 million copies of our impossibly personal books in 193 countries.

For any dietary requirements, worry not, we have it covered, as long as we know in advance. If you are vegetarian, vegan, dairy free or gluten intolerant let us know by filling out the dietary requirements section in the your preferences section of your profile on the TableCrowd website.

Delicious 2 course dinner with wine or soft drinks

STARTERS

Seared fillet of Cornish mackerel with an English apple vinaigrette, tri-colour beetroot and horseradish cream

Pumpkin and ginger soup with herb beignets (V)

Rabbit and ham hock ballotine with a sweet mustard dressing and pea shoots

MAINS

Baked fillet of cod with baby leeks, cucumber and dill potatoes with a lemon butter

Roast Maize-fed chicken with provencal vegetables, black olives, tomato and basil

Wild mushroom risotto with white truffle oil and shaved Parmesan (V)

The event is co-hosted by Hina co-founder of WellVine and Aneka of TableCrowd.

WellVine are the first online platform for on-demand maternal and children's healthcare. It offers the simplest way for parents and expectant parents to find, book and connect with highly experienced health professionals via online video calls – anywhere.

Aneka started her career as a professional dancer befpre - entering the life of a entrepreneur and since then has not looked back. Setting up a Lifestyle Management company that has thrown celebrity events that has received international press coverage to providing business development for clients in the entertainment industry Aneka is a natural host!

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