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Get Fit: Is It Better to Be Rich, or King?

February 27 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

$20

Part of the “Get Fit” boot camp at Station this February!

Join us for part four of a four-part series on common team-related issues in startups! In each part, we’lldiscuss critical issues startup founders face, as described in Noam Wasserman’s book, “The Founders Dilemmas”!

February 27: Is It Better to Be Rich, or King?

  • Understanding how the decisions made early on can drastically affect the company’s future
  • Evaluate personal motives in starting your business
  • Led by Roberto Moctezuma, CEO of Fractal River

Interested in learning more? Join us for the remaining two sessions in the “Founder’s Dilemmas” series, and for other events throughout our Startup Boot Camp this February! Or, sign up for our Community Membership NOW and get access to all Station Houston events for an entire year!

Roberto Moctezuma
CEO of Fractal River

Roberto is an entrepreneur, board member, startup advisor, and angel investor with over 20 years of senior executive experience in the high-tech industry.

Over the past seven years, he has been focused on helping startups grow:

  • Evaluated 700+ startups for the HATCH competition at SXSW
  • Judged 200+ startups in START’s monthly Demo Day
  • Coached SXSW Accelerator’s startups for 5 consecutive years
  • Taught 100+ startups as part of HTC Ignition, UoH RedLabs, Rice OwlSpark, and other programs
  • Evaluated hundreds of pitches and personally invested in multiple startups (Houston Angel Network, SURGE Accelerator, Directly)
  • Been on the Board of Directors/Board of Advisors of multiple companies
  • Created Innoventures, Softtek’s global intrapreneurship program
  • Directly worked with entrepreneurs as a fractional CxO resource, primarily in the strategy, operations and product development areas.

Roberto began his career as a software developer, co-founded a startup pioneering electronic fund transfers in Mexico that grew to $50M in revenue, and later joined Compaq (acquired by Hewlett-Packard), where he spent 15 years in multiple roles. He created HP’s eCommerce business in Latin America; managed Operations for HP’s $8B direct business in the Americas region as the Vice President, Americas Volume Direct Operations; and scaled HP’s Desktop Solutions Global Business Unit into a $450M  global business as its Vice President and General Manager.

Currently, Roberto is the CEO of Fractal River, a business design studio that provides advisory services for emerging growth companies, and continues to serve on multiple Boards to help companies grow.

Details

Date:
February 27
Time:
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Cost:
$20
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/founders-dilemma-4-of-4-better-to-be-rich-or-king-tickets-31142831046

Venue

Station Houston
1301 Fannin St. Suite 2440
Houston, TX 77002 United States
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