Announcing a Live Chat With Behance Founder Scott Belsky
Streaming live on Mashable, Behance founder Scott Belsky will answer questions from readers at 3 p.m. EST (12 p.m. PST) Thursday, Nov. 29. As part of the Young Entrepreneur Council’s #StartupLab initiative, a virtual mentorship program, Belsky will appear live via video chat broadcast on this site.
Scott Belsky has committed his professional life to help organize creative individuals, teams and networks. Belsky is the co-founder and CEO of Behance, a company on a mission to organize and empower the creative world. Behance is the leading online platform to showcase and discover creative work, and serves as the backbone for AdWeek, LinkedIn and thousands of other portfolio sites and online galleries of creative talent. Millions of people use Behance to display and find talent every month. The company also runs the 99U Conference, an annual gathering of creative leaders focused on the execution of ideas.
Belsky is a frequent contributor on MSNBC and has worked with leading companies and organizations, including General Electric, Hewlett-Packard and Proctor & Gamble, as well as the U.S. State Department and the CIA. In 2010, Belsky was included in Fast Company‘s list of “100 Most Creative People in Business.” Belsky is the author of the international bestselling book Making Ideas Happen (Portfolio, Penguin Books). He also serves as an advisor and investor in several early-stage companies, including Pinterest, Contently, FLUD and Paddle8. He attended Cornell University as an undergraduate and received his MBA from Harvard Business School.
#StartupLab is a free virtual mentorship program created by The Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only nonprofit organization comprised of over 500 of America’s most successful young entrepreneurs who have, collectively, generated tens of thousands of jobs and hundreds of millions of dollars in revenue. #StartupLab offers millions of entrepreneurs, small business owners and startup founders the tactical advice they need to launch and grow new businesses via live, interactive video chats, educational content and mentorship opportunities — right on Facebook.
Check Mashable tomorrow afternoon at 3 p.m. EST (12 p.m. PST), when Belsky will answer questions from the audience live via video chat.
You can also sign up for an email reminder of the chat by visiting this registration page.
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