Thanks to David Politis, CEO and Founder of previous NYETM presenter BetterCloud, for his kind words about the meetup in his TechCrunch guest post “An NYC Entrepreneur’s Guide to Scaling a Company.”
Stay Focused While Interacting with the Growing Community
While we’re lucky that NYC isn’t as over-saturated as San Francisco with meetups and happy hours, change is coming and there is nothing we can do to stop it. The key is to be very selective about the events you attend, as it can be easy to get sucked in and that isn’t how you want to be spending your time.
Look for events that aren’t overhyped, such as the enterprise tech meetups that Jonathan Lehr puts on, and see the kinds of people who attend and the conversations that take place. As much as New Yorkers are arrogant, the tech community realizes that it still isn’tthe industry that runs NYC, that there is so much going on in the city, and there seems to be a different level of realist thinking.
Read the full TechCrunch post here!