Join now > Sign in >
January
31
Wednesday
6:45pm
Profile_the_green

Dine with Ken Valledy: connecting startups with brands & corporates

at The Green, Clerkenwell (map)

Who's coming

  • Kate

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

  • John

    Coach | mentor | consultant, helping startups and corporates to grow by learning one from the other

  • Ken

    CEO , Tech2Brand Limited

  • Angela

    Founder & CEO, Proximistyle

  • Luciana Carvalho Se

    Head of Partnerships, REWIND

  • Josie

    TableCrowd

  • Giorgiana

    Managing Director, Belle

  • Drahim +1

    CEO & Co-Founder, Inadash

  • Isabel

    Co-Founder W/Sports, W/Sports

  • Trevor

    Founder & CEO, Workabode

  • Esther

    Director, BLUE RIBBON COMPANY

  • Davide

    Founder, Splitcab

  • Natalie

    Founder & CMO, Roller Agency & Laced

  • Lucy

    Voluntary founder, ViewVo

  • Gisela

    Founder , Hera Sports Media

  • Nick

    Founder, Virtual Store Trials

  • Patrick

    Operations Director, Vaboo

Venue

The Green

Gastropub
29 Clerkenwell Green, London, EC1R 0DU
Small_new_logo

Started by:
Table Crowd

Enjoy dinner drinks and a chance to meet…
Ken Valledy, CEO and co-founder of Tech2Brand a London based consultancy that focuses solely on connecting brands with new startup tech innovation. Ken is also the co-founder of Progressive, a business that helps organisations unlock and commercialise new growth opportunities more rapidly than their competition and more effectively than traditional innovation programmes. Ken will share his insights on how big brands and corporates approach working with startups, the types of ideas and deals that appeal, as well as some key tips on how to present your tech innovation to a brand or corporate team.

This dinner is perfect for…
Business owners and CEO’s looking to collaborate and partner with brands and corporates and business leaders from brands and corporates looking to collaborate with startups!
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…
Ken is an approachable, experienced and well-known figure within the UK tech startup scene. Ken mentors on a whole host of accelerator programmes and has been connecting startups and corporates for over 3 years. He is therefore perfectly placed to speak about:
✓ How big brands approach working with startups.
✓ How a successful startup and corporate partnership best works.
✓ Some of the key challenges that corporations face when looking to collaborate with startups.
✓ How to pitch your startup successfully to a corporate or brand management team.
Take this opportunity to learn from Ken on the fundamentals that can make corporate and startup collaboration a successful partnership for both parties. Chat and connect with Ken and your fellow diners informally over dinner.

Who is Ken Valledy?
In January 2014, after 13+ years of Brand Marketing experience, Ken left the corporate world to start his own business. Ken is the CEO and co-founder of Tech2Brand, a business which focuses solely on connecting 'brands' with new start-up 'tech' innovation.

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.

#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.

In January 2014, after 13+ years of Brand Marketing experience, Ken left the corporate world to start his own business. Ken is the CEO and co-founder of Tech2Brand, a business which focuses solely on connecting 'brands' with new start-up 'tech' innovation.

Ken also recently co-founded Progressive, a business that helps organisations unlock and commercialise new growth opportunities more rapidly than their competition and more effectively than traditional innovation programmes.

Progressive build faster, more agile, industrial-strength growth acceleration programmes that have a proven track record of enabling senior management to more rapidly define, build and deliver new corporate growth and ROI.

Ken is an astute, self motivated marketeer, with a proven and consistent track record of success. He has strong analytical and creative skills, an engaging, empathetic personality and a sharp focus on commercial results.

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.

The Wall