Events

The Startup Story Live

May 7, 2020 — Frisco, TX

Leave your headphones at home and join the phenomenally successful podcast, The Startup Story LIVE at the Ford Center in Frisco on Thursday, May 7th, 2020. Doors will open at 5:30 PM with the main stage event taking place from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM CST. Tickets are currently being sold at a discounted early bird rate of $150.00 for general admission seating and $225 for VIP seating up to April 1st, 2020. The event will feature major entrepreneurial names such as Jamie Schmidt of Schmidt Naturals, Luke Fox of Whitefox Defense Technologies; and NBA All-Star, Investor & Entrepreneur Baron Davis. To purchase early bird tickets before they sell out visit (https://www.thestartupstory.co/events/startup-story-live-dallas#event).

THE EVENT: The Startup Story Live event is geared specifically for the ears of startups, entrepreneurs, wantrepreneurs, and founders in the thick of their business journeys. Like The Startup Story podcast, the evening will include some raw and transparent stories of how these successful founders dealt with the challenges that every startup or small business encounters when trying to build their business. Whether you’re an entrepreneur who’s in the thick of it and not making much progress, or feeling stuck in the fear of failure, not sure if you have what it takes, this even this event is for you.

THE SPEAKERS:
Baron Davis: Baron is a 2x NBA All-Star, an early-stage investor in Vitamin Water, and a serial
entrepreneur. His current ventures include Black Santa, SLIC Sports, and BIG Ventures.
Jaime Schmidt: As the creator of Schmidt’s Naturals, Jamie’s startup focused on natural deodorants and hygiene products and was acquired by Unilever for hundreds of millions. “From Kitchen to Acquisition” in just 7 years.
Luke Fox: Luke is the genius behind WhiteFox Defense Technologies, a defense and security company, detects and intercepts all drone technologies to protect governments, people, and property. Founded in 2015, over $25 million in funding along with numerous government contracts.

TICKETS: Until April 1st, 2020, tickets are being sold with an early bird discount. Following that date, all tickets will be regularly priced at $250 for general admission up to $325 for VIP options. A few ticket level perks include attendance for the exclusive live event, taking place on the field of The Ford Center where the Dallas Cowboys practice; food & beverage; an option to add on ticket access to the 3-day SubSummit- the largest subscription-industry event in THE WORLD; inclusion in the closed event FB group; the opportunity to meet founders and partners; and access to much-needed business resources