fnMentoring functions accelerate your startup and expand your high-tech network through mentoring sessions with founders and featured guest experts. Functions are free to members but require your RSVP. If you are not a member you can apply here. Next week’s featured guest will be:
Name: Solomon Hykes
Biography: Solomon Hykes is the co-founder and CEO of dotCloud, the first multi-language PaaS. A born entrepreneur, Solomon started his first business at age 14, as a technical consultant installing servers and setting up networks. He co-founded dotCloud in 2008 in Paris, France and led the company through the prestigious YCombinator incubator program in Summer 2010. Solomon has a Master’s Degree in Computer Science from the European Institute of Technology in Paris.
Company: dotCloud is a 2nd-generation platform-as-a-service. It makes it incredibly simple for developers to deploy and scale their
applications, while at the same time delivering the flexibility and
robustness required by critical business software. Developers can mix
and match from a large choice of languages, databases, caching and
messaging components, leaving them in full control of their technology
fnMentoring is on Wednesday July 9th beginning at 10:30 am PT. RSVP here to participate in this event.
Founded in 2011, Founders Network offers lifelong peer mentorship to over 600 tech startup founders globally. Our platform, programs and high-touch service facilitate authentic experience sharing, warm introductions and long-term professional relationships. Additional benefits include over $500k in startup discounts and promotion to 2,000 newsletter readers. Members are located in San Francisco, New York City, Los Angeles, Vancouver, Toronto, London and other tech hubs. Each month our Membership Committee admits a new cohort of full-time tech founders who are nominated by an existing member.