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How to Start Building | Marcelo Cordini, Co-Founder of December Labs
July 24 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm CDT
In the early stages of a startup, the company’s sole focus should be on developing a valuable product. In the words of Sam Altman, Founder and CEO of Y Combinator:
“Until you have a built a great product, nothing else matters. You could get everything else about your business wrong, and a great product will often still pull you through. However, you could get everything else about your business right—but if you’re unable to build a great product, you are certain to fail.”
Where should you get started in building your product? How should you determine what is valuable to your customers? What does it take in order to start building a great product right now?
Join us to learn about insights on building great teams and great products, developed over years of experience funding, scaling and exiting great startups. Speaker to be confirmed.
SPEAKER – Marcelo Cordini, Co-Founder of December Labs
Marcelo is a software engineer and entrepreneur with 12 years of experience in leading software development projects for startups, as well as large enterprise companies in the US, Europe, and South America.
In 2014, Marcelo co-founded December Labs, a high-touch boutique Design & Development shop, where he has been leading the company’s growth as VP of Business Development. December Labs’ team of 30+ elite and senior developers and designers has built innovative web and mobile products for over 60 companies such as Google, Accenture, Biostrap and SinQ.
Holding a Master’s degree in Software Engineering from the University of Valencia, Marcelo has served as a software developer at NASA and as a professor of Software Engineering at the Catholic University of Uruguay. Born and raised in Uruguay, he has lived and worked in Spain, Germany, San Francisco, and now he is based in Houston.
This is part of Station’s “How to Start” Series. The series is held the First through Fourth Tuesday of every month:
Part 1: How to Start a Startup
Part 2: How to Start Ideating
Part 3: How to Start Building
Part 4: How to Start Selling
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