Frank Gruber visited his Alma Mater, Purdue University, in April 2015 to give a TED talk to 2,000 attendees at TEDx PurdueU. During the talk Frank shares stories from his life as a “Startup Mixologist” with his decade of work at Tech.Co (formerly Tech Cocktail). The theme of the TEDx event was Meraki which defined below: meraki (n.) The soul, creativity, or love put into something; the essence of yourself that is… Read More
Frank Gruber interviewed Damen Patton the CEO and Founder of Banjo talks about the geo-location landscape, entrepreneurship, NASCAR, startups and life at Tech Cocktail Week in downtown Las Vegas.
Frank Gruber, Tech Cocktail’s Co-Founder and CEO, joined Andrew Warner on Mixergy to share the story of Tech Cocktail and how he and the team have grown it from a simple mixer event to 20 city event series and online content resource for tech startup news and entrepreneurial resources. The video interview, which is over 80 minutes in total, was recorded last Friday (on the heels of SXSW) and published this week… Read More
Frank Gruber is a guest on Fox News DC to discuss the Washington, D.C. technology startup scene. He also shares news about the upcoming Tech Cocktail Startup Mixology conference in DC.
In early November 2009 at Geekend 2009 in Savannah Georgia, Shiny Heart Ventures co-founders Frank Gruber and Jen Consalvo spoke about how they approach being their own bosses to bootstrap their startup businesses which include Thankfulfor.com among others.