Delivering Innovation & Entrepreneurship in the Midwest

Do you have a technology business idea, product prototype or project that you’re working on currently? Do you have a full-blown startup business? Or do you just like to make things and want to know what it’s like to work at a startup? Share your innovations, ideas and questions with the largest VC fund in the Midwest.

Drive Capital will be hosting "Office Hours" from 12:00 - 4:00 PM on Friday, November 14th at Chicago Innovation Exchange. We'll have food, drinks and will be joined by GrubHub Co-Founder, Mike Evans for a fireside* chat at 4:30 PM.

You can register for a 15-minute time slot here, or just stop by.  Register here for the fireside chat.

* Fire not included.

About Mike Evans

In 2004, Mike Evans co-founded GrubHub, an online food ordering company that completed it’s IPO in April 2014. The 2006 winner of the New Venture Challenge at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, GrubHub helps 3.4 million diners place 135,000 daily orders.

Mike attended the Massachusetts Institute of Technology where he earned undergraduate and master’s degrees in electrical engineering and computer science.

About Drive Capital

Drive Capital is a VC fund investing in that "small" patch of land between San Francisco and New York called the Midwest. We partner with passionate founders who want to build massive, sustainable businesses.

About CIE

The Chicago Innovation Exchange (CIE) is the University of Chicago’s new hub for multidisciplinary collaborations and support for business start-up activities by University faculty, students and area entrepreneurs.

Building on the hard work of the Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation and UChicagoTech, the CIE brings together the University’s distinctive strengths in research and resources from a network of world-class entrepreneurship programs to drive innovation in a range of areas, applying scientific discoveries to generate scalable solutions to difficult societal problems.

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