Startups Uncensored

Startups Uncensored is the longest running and most widely attended tech mixer in Los Angeles.  The event regularly brings out hundreds of entrepreneurs, techies and investors and has been attended by over 15,000 tech enthusiasts in Southern California. The event was started by Jason Nazar in 2008 in Santa Monica, and soon grew into a monthly series of fireside chats where Jason interviewed some of the most well know tech leaders and investors.

Jason’s guests have included Aaron Levie (Box), Michael Arrington (Techcrunch), Kara Swisher (Recode), Mayor Eric Garcetti, Scott Cook (Intuit), Brian Spaly (Trunk Club), Susan Feldman (OneKings Lane), Brian Lee (Honest Co), Wendy Lea (Get Satisfaction), Babak Nivi (AngelList), Adam Miller (Cornerstone OnDemand) Julia & Kevin Hartz (Eventbrite), Mark Suster (Upfront Ventures) & Dave Goldberg (SurveyMonkey).  The event has been supported by sponsors including Microsoft, Cornerstone OnDemand, & Trinet.

Fireside Chat with Dollar Shave Club CEO, Michael Dubin – Startups Uncensored #50

Fireside Chat with KIVA Co-founder, Jessica Jackley – Startups Uncensored #49

Fireside Chat with Glide CEO, Ari Roisman – Startups Uncensored #48

TrunkClub Founder/CEO, Brian Spaly – Startups Uncensored #47

Urbanspoon CEO Keela Robison at Startups Uncensored #46

TigerText CEO and Whisper Co-Founder, Brad Brooks at Startups Uncensored #45

Klout Founder/CEO, Joe Fernandez at Startups Uncensored #44

Intuit Founder, Scott Cook – Startups Uncensored #43.

One Kings Lane Co-Founder & CMO, Susan Feldman – Startups Uncensored #42

Matt Blumberg, Co-Founder & CEO of Return Path – Startups Uncensored 41

Cornerstone OnDemand Founder/CEO, Adam Miller – Startups Uncensored 40

Get Satisfaction CEO, Wendy Lea- Startups Uncensored #39

oDesk CEO, Garcy Swart – Startups Uncensored #38

AngelList and Venture Hacks, Babak Nivi – Startups Uncensored #37

Dave Goldberg, CEO Survey Monkey Startups Uncensored #36

99designs CEO, Patrick Llewllyn  – Startups Uncensored #35

Box Founder/CEO, Aaron Levie  – Startups Uncensored #34

Los Angeles Mayor, Eric Garcetti – Startups Uncensored #33

Recode Co-Founder & Co Executive Editor (previous All Things Digital Co-Executive Editor), Kara Swisher –  Startups Uncensored #32

August Capital VC Partner, David Hornik – Startups Uncensored #31

Editor in Chief, Search Engine Land, Danny Sullivan –  Startups Uncensored #30

Eventbrite Co Founders, Kevin & Julia Hartz – Startups Uncensored #29

Founder of Startup America Startups, Scott Case –  Uncensored #28

Mastering Public Speaking, With Comedian Ben Gleib & Jason Nazar – Startups Uncensored #27

BeachMint Founders – Diego Berdakin & Josh Berman, Startups Uncensored #26

10 Strategies for Startup Success with Jason Nazar – Startups Uncensored #25

Affiliate Marketing with @ShoeMoney -Startups Uncensored #24

Fireside Chat With Michael Arrington, Founder of TechCrunch and Crunchfund- Startups Uncensored #23

Building Bigger Businesses the Second Time Around- Startups Uncensored #22 –

How to Build a Great Internet Company – Startups Uncensored #21

Online Subscription Businesses – Startups Uncensored #20

Bootstrap Your Business – Startups Uncensored #19

How to Raise Venture Capital – Startups Uncensored #17

Building an E-Commerce Business – Startups Uncensored #11