• Alley Chelsea (map)
  • 119 West 24th Street
  • New York, NY, 10011
  • United States

Your first hire(s) is the most crucial for your business. Many founders make the mistake of hiring the "wrong" person(s) in the early stages and as a result, waste a lot of time, money and resources.

Come hear from the experts about best hiring practices and what you need to do to set yourself up for success.

Light food and beverages will be served.

--> Agenda:

6pm - 6:30pm: Arrival & Networking

6:30pm - 6:35pm: Welcome from Aviva & Haithem, NUMA NY Team

6:35pm - 6:45pm: Be Ready for your First Hire! w/ Cassandra Anderson, Senior HR Consultant @ TriNet

6:45pm - 6:55pm: The Legal Do's and Don't's of Hiring w/ Scott Smedresman @ McCarter & English

5 min break

7pm - 7:20pm: Interactive Panel featuring:

Jordan Wan, Co-Founder & CEO @ CloserIQ, Talent Recruitment Expert

Matt Lopez, Partner @ Skaled, Sales Expert

Pierre-Louis Theron, Co-Founder & CEO @ Streamroot, Techstars Alum

Moderated by Carleen Pan, Founding Editor, Digital.NYC

Our expert panelists will discuss:

  • How to read a U.S. resume

  • The platforms and networks in the tech world with the best ROI

  • How and where to attract and retain the best talent

  • Compensation structures for salespeople

7:20pm - 7:30pm: Audience Q&A

7:30pm - 8pm: Networking & Event Wind-down

--> The audience will be made up of:

- Founders

- International Startups

- Investors

- Local Influencers

- Community Organizers

- Techies and Creatives

- Subject Matter Experts

Looking forward to seeing everyone!


--> We encourage you to come in person to meet our panelists and others in the audience, but if you can't, then make sure to follow our Facebook Page to see the Facebook Live of the event!

--> We plan on doing these events twice per month with different topics and speakers each time. If you’d like to hear about future events, apply to speak or have an idea to share, let us know.