Fireside Chat with Warby Parker Co-CEO Dave Gilboa @ The House, Berkeley [15 November]

Fireside Chat with Warby Parker Co-CEO Dave Gilboa


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15
November
18:00 - 20:00

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The House
2560 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, California 94704
Eventbrite: goo.gl/kRDrjb
Resume Submission: goo.gl/forms/dmDF3vMoSQirIvbI2
Status: SOLD OUT — Waitlist Available via Eventbrite

The House is proud to present a Keynote + Fireside Chat with Dave Gilboa, the CEO of Warby Parker.

(Tickets are required in order to attend this event, there will be an on-site waitlist on event day if tickets run out)

Warby Parker was founded in 2010 by Dave Gilboa and Neil Blumenthal and has gone on to raise over $215M through Series D financing with notable investors such as First Round Capital, General Catalyst, and Tiger Global Management. At its core, Warby Parker is a transformative lifestyle brand with a lofty objective: To offer designer eyewear at a revolutionary price, while leading the way for socially conscious businesses.

Join us for this incredible opportunity to hear Dave talk about his experience at Cal and his time starting Warby Parker!

Feel free to bring your resume for incredible opportunities to work with Warby Parker on their business, tech, and sales teams. Light refreshments will be provided.

— Dave Gilboa is the co-founder and co-CEO of Warby Parker, a transformative lifestyle brand offering designer eyewear at a revolutionary price while leading the way for socially conscious businesses. In 2015, Fast Company named Warby Parker the most innovative company in the world.

Prior to Warby Parker, Dave worked at merchant bank Allen & Company and Bain & Company. Dave has worked extensively with non-profit organizations, and serves as a founding member of the Entrepreneur Board of Venture for America, an organization dedicated to mobilizing graduates as entrepreneurs in low-cost cities. He is a member of the Aspen Institute's 2014 Henry Crown Fellowship class and the Aspen Global Leadership Network, received the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award, and was recognized as part of «The Next Establishment» by Vanity Fair.

Born in Sweden and raised in San Diego, Dave graduated with a BS in Bioengineering with Honors from UC Berkeley and holds an MBA from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
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