Cars.com and Tech Cocktail, cordially invite you to an innovative speaker series event to kick off the Tech Cocktail Mixer at 1871 in Merchandise Mart. Whether you are a technology enthusiast, inventor, creator, entrepreneur, investor, developer, or designer, we are all linked by a passion for innovation and technology. Visit tech.co for ticketing and information. ~ ~ KEYNOTE SPEAKER ~ ~ Jason Fried– 37signals Jason Fried is the co-founder of 37signals, a trailblazing software company providing the technological architecture for the remote work shift. His team are makers of the world famous project management tool Basecamp, along with Backpack, Highrise, and Campfire. He has been profiled in such publications as Time, Wired, Inc and more. His first book REWORK was a New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestseller and received 800-CEO-Reads’ Award for the 2010 Business Book of the Year and has been licensed in twenty eight countries. In 2006, he was named to the MIT Technology Review TR35 as one of the top 35 innovators in the world under the age of 35. His TED talk titled Why Work Doesn’t Happen at Work has been viewed almost 2 million times. Fried also writes Inc.’s “Get Real” column.
Location: Street: 222 W. Merchandise Mart Plaza Additional: 12th Floor City: Chicago, Province: Illinois Postal Code: 60654 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)… (more)