2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

Presented by: Capital One

What Startups Can Learn from Small Businesses

Saturday, March 12
2:00PM - 3:00PM

Start-ups and small businesses share an entrepreneurial DNA and can learn from each other. What are the differences in product evolution? How do they make growth decisions? Join a group of local small business owners and startup founders in this panel conversation.

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Elizabeth Dirgins at SXSW

Elizabeth Dirgins

Sr Dir New Product Dev

Capital One

Elizabeth Dirgins has led product teams for Capital One Bank as well as Small Business Card. Her experience ranges from being a founding product manager for a push notification start-up in SF when ...

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Jake Fuentes at SXSW

Jake Fuentes

Sr Dir

Capital One

Jake Fuentes is Head of New Products for the Consumer Bank of Capital One, responsible for new product development and innovation across a portfolio of product lines. Previously, Jake was Co-Founde...

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Levi King at SXSW

Levi King



Levi King is the co-founder and CEO of Nav, a free site giving business owners access to their business and personal credit data, along with tools that match them to the best financing and services...

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Merin Guthrie

Founder and CEO



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