Below is the schedule for Hustle Con 2017. You can expect a similar schedule for Hustle Con 2018, but we’ll update this in March 2018.
Get to the Paramount Theatre with your ID in hand to register and claim your badge then mosey on into the theater for breakfast
Welcome to Hustle Con
Opening remarks made by Sam Parr, CEO and Founder of The Hustle
How to be Heard
Casey Neistat will share his personal story, and touch upon how he used content to build an audience, and the power of storytelling to grow your brand.
Featuring Tim Chang and Rishi Garg
Five Unusual Insights on Building Founder Grit
This will be a fast-paced talk to help founders develop their superpowers. Presenters are Proven Investor (Basis, ClassPass, Moat, ngMoco, Playdom) Tim Chang and Twitter & Square Exec turned VC Rishi Garg of Mayfield, a top-tier, early-stage Silicon Valley VC firm which has partnered with the founders of Lyft, Marketo, Solarcity and many others.
Lunch at Port Workspaces
Featuring Derek Flanzraich, Founder of Greatist
Bootstrapping your way to profit and 150 employees
Started in 2009 by Max Lytvyn and Alex Shevchenko, Grammarly is an AI-powered assistant that helps make email messages, documents, and social media posts clear, mistake-free, and impactful. At Hustle Con, Max will share how they bootstrapped the company to 100+ employees and 7 million daily active users.
55,000 Suitcases in Two Years: How to Build a Brand People Love
Jen Rubio launched Away in 2015 with the goal of making the shopping experience easy and fun by offering “first class luggage at coach prices.” Away has sold over 55k suitcases to date and has built a loyal following. At Hustle Con, Jen will share tips on how to build a brand that people love.
The secret to building a community-driven platform that’s infinitely scalable
Since inception in 2011, Poshmark has grown to include millions of buyers and over two million Seller Stylists, quickly becoming the largest social marketplace for fashion today. Join Manish Chandra, founder and CEO of Poshmark, to learn the key to successfully building an infinitely scalable, community-driven mobile platform by focusing on love and embracing your weirdness.
How Zola Is Crushing The $300 Billion Wedding Industry One Registry At A Time
This keynote will discuss the decision-making process that Zola’s leadership followed to nail its product-market fit. From ideation to prototype creation, user testing to launch, the audience will walk away with clear, tried-and-true tips that can help guide their own entrepreneurial journeys.
Grab a drink, meet cool people, stretch those legs
Quest Nutrition & Impact Theory
Book In A Box
How We Got 1000’s Of People To Apply For Our Jobs
Tucker’s company, Book In A Box, had the same problem most start-ups have: finding great people. They solved that problem–now their job ads get 1000’s of people applying, get people to take major pay cuts, and even generate leads! He’s going to walk you through exactly how they do it, with examples and details.
Closing remarks by The Hustle
FlyBy Presents: Party Time
Throw your hands in the air like you just don’t care… I mean, after party at the Paramount Theatre for anyone with a Hustle Con ticket.