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October
09
Tuesday
6:45pm
Profile_the_angel

Dine with growth hacker & marketing expert, Howard Kingston: on getting your first 5000 users

at The Angel, Shoredtich (map)

Who's coming

  • Kate

    Master of all trades and founder, TableCrowd, SilkFred, EIS-SEIS.com

  • Howard

    Co-founder, Future Ad Labs

  • Victoria

    Marketing Director

  • Liviu

    --CEO/Founder, PensionMandate.com

  • Juliet

    Director, JDPR

  • Tamara

    Consultant Paediatrician with Expertise in Epilepsy, King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

  • Nick Atkins

    Music Supper Club, The Elmore Jam Limited

  • Becks

    Founder, Clarity

  • Vincent

    Co-founder, Unocodrinks

  • Jennifer

    Founder, LISSOM

  • Eglantine

    Co-Founder & COO of The Founder

  • Nia

    Founder, Yūgenial

  • Sajni

    Hostess Extraordinaire, TableCrowd

  • Trevor O'hara

    Founder & CEO, Advisor FM

  • George

    CEO, noFAQs

  • Michael

    cofounder, Gumtree

  • Gemma

    Head of Marketing, Gift Wink

  • Lucy

    Voluntary founder, ViewVo

  • Deepak

    Co-founder, Oddbox

  • Arit

    Director, DiVA

  • Sky

    Serial Business Builder | Founder, SKOLORR.com

  • Anantharaman

    CEO, Auro

  • Margarita

    Digital Marketer, Influence

  • Jack

    Co-Founder, Black Tavern Club

  • Fiona

    CEO, Fiona Lynn Performance Coaching

  • Roxanne

    Senior Investment Information Specialist, Capital Group

  • Alexander

    Head of Partnerships, Fika Community

  • Asha

    Associate Director, Fidelity International

  • Devon

    Vendor Success Manager , huunuu

Venue

The Angel

73 City Road, London, London, EC1Y 1BD

Enjoy dinner drinks and a chance to meet…
Howard Kingston is a growth hacking & marketing expert who works with startups and entrepreneurial businesses to launch & grow using effective marketing and social media strategies. His hands-on experience comes from launching his own businesses, including Gaming startup We R Interactive's game ‘I Am Playr’ which reached 20m users in under 2 years and VC backed mobile advertising startup Adludio who work with 100’s of Fortune 500 brands including Nike, Unilever & Snapchat. They were named ’Best Marketing / Advertising business in Europe’ by TechCrunch in 2016, and are a global partner for SnapChat. On the night, Howard will be sharing his experience and knowledge on getting the first 5,000 users to set your business on the path to rapid growth.

This dinner is perfect for…
Business owners, management level and marketing professionals interested in learning more about key digital marketing strategies to drive rapid user growth.
If you'd like to join but don't fall neatly within the above categories, please email us at hello@tablecrowd.com to discuss whether this is the right dinner for you. Also feel free to check out our other dinners as another might match you perfectly!

The dinner conversation will be…
Howard has worked with over 2000 businesses through his role of Digital Marketing Lead at General Assembly, so is perfect placed to talk on:
✓ Gaining your first 5000 users.
✓ Innovative strategies and techniques for rapid growth.
✓ Social media marketing strategy and implementation.
✓ Customer driven marketing development and growth.
Expect to be given key digital marketing tips that you can immediately implement into your own business to aid rapid user growth. Take this opportunity to also meet with other business owners and digital marketing professionals who face similar challenges as you over dinner.

Who is Howard Kingston?
Howard Kingston is a growth hacker & marketing expert. He has taught over 2,000 Digital Marketing students at General Assembly. The businesses he’s cofounded and launched have seen rapid growth and success. Gaming startup We R Interactive's game ‘I Am Playr’ reached 20m users in under 2 years and mobile advertising VC backed startup Adludio work with 100’s of Fortune 500 brands including Nike, Unilever & Snapchat. He speak regularly on stages such as SXSW, Social Media Week & Web Summit, is featured in publications such as Huffington Post, The Guardian, Forbes and Campaign, and been named one of London’s ‘Silicon 60’ (Evening Standard) & Tech City Insider 100.

What’s included?
You get a private dining experience with a knowledgeable speaker, 2 course dinner with wine or 2 soft drinks plus highly curated and relevant crowd. This is a dinner, not a dropin event, so we ask that guests turn up on time and don’t leave until after the Q&A.

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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.

Howard Kingston helps entrepreneurs and marketers get more customers.

He's the founder of Escape Velocity, where my mission is to create the marketing leaders of tomorrow…and fundamentally change education for the better.

He is the founding Digital Marketing Lead at General Assembly London (named ‘world’s most innovative education company’ by Fast Company magazine), where he has coached over 2,000 marketers, entrepreneurs, corporates & VC’s, teaching them the digital skills to grow their businesses to the next level.

Prior to this, he co-founded Adludio, a VC backed award winning who Nike, Unilever, Sony & 100+ more Fortune 500 brands turn to for their mobile advertising. Adludio was named ’Best Marketing / Advertising business in Europe’ by TechCrunch in 2016, and are a global partner for SnapChat.

Howard has helped launch a number of businesses along the way as CMO / VP Marketing including:

- Zip World London..’the world’s biggest, fastest city zip wire’, opposite Big Ben on London’s South Bank. It attracted over 30,000 riders in 10 weeks…..getting acquired shortly after takeoff.

- Gaming startup We R Interactive's first title ‘I Am Playr’, Launching & growing it to 15 million users in 18 months. As well as being loved by millions worldwide, I Am Playr won ‘Cannes Gold Lion’ for innovation and We R Interactive was acquired by Inspired Games.

Howard regularly speaks on stages such as SXSW, Social Media Week & Web Summit, is featured in publications such as Huffington Post, The Guardian, Forbes and Campaign, and been named one of London’s ‘Silicon 60’ (Evening Standard) & Tech City Insider 100.

He holds an MBA from Durham University, a 1st class honors degree in Marketing & PR

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.

One of the TableCrowd hosting team will be on hand to make sure you are welcomed through the door and introduced to the most relevant people to you.
For any advance questions about this dinner, it is best to reach us at hello@tablecrowd.com.

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