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Monday, September 11 • 6:30pm - 8:30pm
FuckUp Nights Washington DC: Sponsored by Justworks! FILLING

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FuckUp Nights is a global movement where stories of failed businesses and projects are shared, questioned and celebrated. Attendees and presenters are not afraid to use the f* word. Events bring together three (3) speakers ready to share their failure stories with an audience of people ready to be inspired by these.

Get ready to join FuckUp Nights Washington, DC with partners DC Startup Week and 1776 on Monday, September 11. We'll bring you 3 more great founder stories of failure. From lack of market research, to how to spend investments wisely, these stories are real, relatable and revered!


Moderators
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Vanessa Ferragut

Founder & CEO, Greenease
Vanessa Ferragut, CMP is the Founder of Greenease - a mobile app dedicated to promoting restaurants, cafes and grocers that work with local farms and provide sustainable food options. She is also the founder of Ferragut Event Group – a DC-based event planning consultancy. V... Read More →

Speakers
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Jim DeCicco

FuckUp Nights Speaker, SUNNIVA Super Coffee
Jimmy is the oldest of three brothers. He played philosophy and studied football at Colgate University '15. He's always had big dreams, but none of them included working for his little brothers. Competitive and compassionate, Jimmy is determined to make your day healthier and happier... Read More →
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Shizu Okusa

FuckUp Nights Speaker, JRINK
Shizu is the Co-founder & CEO of JRINK, a tech-enabled vertically integrated wellness brand. The company was founded by two former investment bankers, Shizu & Jennifer, both burnt out and thirsty for change. JRINK currently has 5 (soon, 6) juice shops in DC and also conveniently offers... Read More →
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Shahier Rahman

FuckUp Night Speaker, General Assembly
Shahier Rahman is the founder of legal tech start-up Miranda and partnerships specialist for General Assembly DC. He was previously the regional business development manager for DC incubator and venture fund 1776. Before moving to DC, Shahier co-founded Central Florida's first tech... Read More →



Monday September 11, 2017 6:30pm - 8:30pm
1776 DC 1133 15th St NW, Washington, DC 20005