Let’s meetup in Washington, DC to discuss Entrepreneurship & Startups

flickr photo by: deerhake.11

I'll be in Washington, DC next week attending an event on the Hill and reached out to some friends to host a meetup on entrepreneurship & startups. If you're in the area it would be great to connect. Details are below.

Wednesday, June 20, 2012 from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM (ET)

Affinity Lab
920 U Street NW
Washington, DC 20001

RSVP - http://startuptalesdc.eventbrite.com

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