Brian Park is a startup evangelist, advisor, and angel investor. He is the director for Startup Grind DC and Managing Director at the SparkLabs Cyber+Blockchain (formerly Fishbowl Labs), which is the premiere startup accelerator in the Washington DC area.
He was also formerly the global COO of Startup Grind, which is the one of the largest hi-tech startup communities in the world with over 1,000,000 startup entrepreneurs in 600 cities.
He has been featured in Forbes as “17 Top Business Gurus to Follow on Snapchat” and other publications such as TechCrunch, VentureBeat, Business Insider, Washington Post, Huffington Post, Politico, and Washington Business Journal.
On this episode you'll learn:
-How did Fishbowl Labs originally get started?
-What similarities do the Cyber and Blockchain industries share?
-Why DC hasn't emerged as a top startup ecosystem on a global scale?