Dr. Mireille Liong, a Suriname native with a Master Degree in Information Technology, is an award-winning Social Entrepreneur, author and E-commerce specialist. From product sourcing to launching an online store, from digital advertising to growing a social media following, Mireille Liong understands every aspect needed to run a successful ecommerce business.
As the Founder and CEO of WhatNaturalsLove.com, Liong took the store from unknown to an established brand with an 80,000 following, on a shoestring budget, in only two years.
For 20 years, Charlie O'Donnell has been a mainstay in the New York City startup and innovation community–starting as the first analyst at Union Square Ventures after working in the General Motors pension fund’s venture capital and private equity group. He went on to help First Round Capital open up their NYC office in 2009, where he sourced investments in GroupMe, Singleplatform, Moat, and Backupify among others.
On Aug 30th, O'Donnell will share his insights on investing, business development and knowing when to pivot.