Six Degrees Coworking’s startup
mentoring programme is holding the final Startup Salon for the year on Wednesday December
2, at the Cellar Lounge, with two local
entrepreneurs having a special ‘fireside’ chat to inspire our next generation
Nick Herford, became the Founder of
Hello Claims after many years spent working in the insurance industry. Nick
used his knowledge of unmet customer needs and turned it into a startup ready
to disrupt the industry and turn it on its head. Nick has also recently
ventured into becoming an investor himself for early stage startups.
Bruno Mattarollo is a regular face
at Six Degrees Coworking Hub and is the co-founder and CTO for Waysact, a
startup which he bootstrapped and now provides services to big name
international charities. With a team of 20 people spread across the globe Bruno
has valuable insights into how to manage a remote workforce.
“This is a fantastic opportunity to hear from
our local founders, entrepreneurs and programmers as they share their journey
so far, the trials, twists and turns, ups and downs and ins and outs of being
an entrepreneur in Coffs Harbour,” said Stephen Saunders, Section Leader,
Industry and Destination Development.
“We will also be recognising and celebrating
the successes our 6 degrees members have enjoyed during 2015. It’s great to see
the business growth possible through 6 degrees where we aim to provide a space
to inspire, and connect startups with support. We hope that this Salon session
will motivate our members to set ambitious goals for 2016.”
Are you a startup founder or team
member? Thinking of starting up? Have the skills or resources that startups
need like coding, designing, programming, marketing, financial backing? This
Salon is a great opportunity to use your skills and connect with local startups
and digital entrepreneurs.
The event will take place on Wednesday,
December 2, at the Cellar Lounge in the Pier Hotel, Jetty Strip, from 5:30pm –
Registrations are essential. To find out more, or to register your
interest, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 02 6648 4089.