Building Billion Dollar Startups: The First Annual Unicorn Quest

November 15 2018 

CBRE Global Headquarters

400 South Hope Street, 25th Floor | Los Angeles, CA 90071

What does it take to grow a startup into a company worth $1B? Who are the next SoCal unicorns?

Meet and learn from investors and founders of SoCal unicorns such as Adam Miller (Cornerstone OnDemand) and Hemi Zucker (j2 Global) on a panel moderated by TechCrunch editor Jonathan Shieber. More panelists to be announced soon.

Then participate in the panel-led Q&A with each high-flying startup on a trajectory to the illustrious unicorn club. Do they have what it takes? You be the judge.

The Unicorn Quest celebrates the ambition and massive successes of SoCal’s innovation ecosystem as told by the founders and investors themselves. Plus you will meet high-flying startups on a trajectory to unicorn status and the potential for meaningful impact on the SoCal ecosystem.

The Alliance utilizes its unparalleled network to bring together the top professionals in SoCal to network and forge high value relationships, so don’t miss out on this exclusive opportunity. Seats are limited.

You’ll see…

+ A panel discussion featuring investors and founders who have built and run unicorns

+ SoCal startups who will demonstrate how they’re building a scalable company with moonshot potential

Why You Should Attend

+ Gain invaluable insights from some of the best in the game–see how they did it and how you can too.

+ Meet startup founders and CEOs with ambitious visions and battle tested experience.

+ Cocktail reception in a very cool architectural space with amazing views of DTLA (had you at cocktails, right?)


4:00 p: Check-in

4:30 p: Panel “How to think big: what it takes to be a unicorn”

5:30 p: Emerging Unicorn Showcase Quickpitch + Q&A

6:30 p: Hosted Cocktail Reception

Thank you to our Sponsors

Featured Speakers

More speakers to be announced soon