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Got a question for Startup Haven's Founder and Chief Instigator? Here's your chance to ask Bob anything. Got a question about Startup Haven or any of the new programs? Struggling with a challenge in your own startup? Want to talk about business models, growth strategy, fund raising? How poker can make you a better founder? Ask [...]

July 15th, 2019|

2018 Poker 2.0 League Winners – Seattle

The Seattle chapter results for the 2018 Startup Poker 2.0 League Championship are in. Big congratulations to this year's Seattle member winner, Adam Gering, who finished with 118 points -- inching out number two, Joe Barrett, by just one point! The top five winners were separated by only four points!! The entire leader board is [...]

May 30th, 2019|

Event Recap: Seattle, September 2018

We were back at the Columbia Tower Club for another great Startup Poker event on a beautiful sunny evening. We kicked off by having Grant Goodale, Founder and CEO of Convoy, share many lessons into how he and his founders focused tremendously on validation. Bob introduced a new concept in which he provided poker tips [...]

October 13th, 2018|

Event Recap: Seattle, August 2018

There is no better place to spend the dog days of summer than in Seattle -- better yet, on the shores of Lake Union. Even more better, hanging out, eating good food, drinking cold beer and playing cards with the best startup networking crowd ever... along the shores of Lake Union. Specifically, we were hosted [...]

September 17th, 2018|

Event Recap: Seattle, July 2018

Think Space is now officially a favorite spot to host Startup Haven events... especially in the summer time. The event space is at water level on Lake Union, literally two steps across the dock to jump on a paddle board -- Think Space now owns two such boards that members can use to get some [...]

August 9th, 2018|

Event Recap: Seattle, April 2018

In the game of poker, a "full house" is powerful. The same is true for Poker 2.0: last night was a full house... and that was powerful. The energy came both from the sheer number of attendees (~65) and the fact that our special guest was one of the premier VCs in Seattle, Jason Stoffer [...]

May 10th, 2018|