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JLABS: How to Scale without Getting Scathed


 
05/22/2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Location: 
JLABS - 3210 Merryfield Row, San Diego, CA 92121
Event Description: 

You’ve got proof-of-concept, validation data and have secured a sizeable round of funding to finally give you some breathing room – congratulations! But, the next steps along the path from innovation to established company are crucial and could mean the difference between game-changing growth or derailment. Join Johnson & Johnson Innovation, JLABS and a panel of experts to delve into strategies to support your company’s growth as it enters the scaling phase.

Topics include:

  • Keeping the balance in check (product/services, team, financials, business model)
  • Financial planning
  • Growing your team
  • Choosing the right people, investors, partners
  • Stock/equity allocation
  • Importance of maintaining company culture
  • Management
  • Structures: Dividing labor and leadership, standardizing workflows
  • Accountability: Advisory board, outside
  • Expanding a product from innovation to scale
  • Planning and sticking to a product roadmap
  • Listening to the market and keeping your customers front of mind

Register here

For more information on this event, contact: 
Vanessa Scott
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