Startup Weekend Tahoe focus of Silicon Mountain meeting |

Startup Weekend Tahoe focus of Silicon Mountain meeting

TRUCKEE, Calif. — The Silicon Mountain Group, a network of technology professionals who live and work in the Tahoe-Truckee area, is pleased to welcome Eric Brown, the lead organizer of Startup Weekend Tahoe.

In a short presentation, Eric Brown will share the newly announced plans for Startup Weekend Tahoe, March 7-9, and answer questions about the event.

Startup Weekends are 54-hour events where developers, designers, marketers, product managers and startup enthusiasts come together to share ideas, form teams, build products, and launch startups.

Eric Brown is a managing member of Castle Peak Ventures and the co-founder of Thrive Tahoe, a network of entrepreneurs, investors and mentors built to foster the growth of Tahoe-based start-ups.

More information about Startup Weekend Tahoe can be found at

The meeting will be on Monday, Jan. 13, 6-8 p.m. at Pizza on the Hill, in Tahoe Donner at 11509 Northwoods Blvd., Truckee.

A $5 fee includes pizza, salad, and soft drinks. Before and after the discussion, there will be time for networking with other technology professionals who live and work in the Tahoe-Truckee region.

This month’s event is co-sponsored by New Leaders and Clear Capital.

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