Made for the Moment is a podcast by Jason Dodier of Alpha Struxure and Jaret Grossman of JARBLY discussing world events through unique topics of interest and interesting guests. Our guest on this podcast is Brian Park of Startup Grind. Brian is a startup evangelist, advisor, and angel investor.

Twitter: @brianbpark

Brian is the Managing Partner at the SparkLabs Cyber+Blockchain (Formerly AOL Fishbowl Labs), which is the premiere startup accelerator in the Washington DC area and he has helped raised more than $100M in funding for their portfolio companies (MHelpDesk, ThreatQuotient, Xmode,, Curator, Airside Mobile). He was also formerly the global COO of Startup Grind, which is one of the largest hi-tech startup communities in the world with over 2,000,000 startup entrepreneurs in 600 cities. Prior to Startup Grind, he has over 20 years professional experience in web/online/mobile product development from AOL, Merrill Lynch and has started three previous startups. He is on the board of Monte Jade DC and is the chapter director for Startup Grind DC. He has been featured in Forbes as “17 Top Business Gurus to Follow” and other publications such as Washington Post, Huffington Post, Politico, TechCrunch, VentureBeat, Washington Business Journal, and DCInno “50 on Fire” 2017 and 2018 He has a BS in Information Systems/Policy & Management from Carnegie Mellon University. The coronavirus pandemic is upon us with an unprecedented chain of events unfolding over the past weeks as America and the world adjust their lives in a joint effort to prevent the spread of COVID-19. In our episode of Made for the Moment, we examine the current environment from the perspective of businesses, government, and the private sector, honing in on ways to look for the positive amidst the pandemonium. Thank you for tuning in! (This show was pre-recorded so forgive any factual references that were disclosed before today’s date. Thank you.).

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