Global CEO speaking at Startup Grind Dayton Event

Rod Robinson - CEO of ConnXus, Inc.

Rod Robinson - CEO of ConnXus, Inc.

By Zack Frink

The CEO of a global company is coming to Dayton to give advice to entrepreneurs on what they need to do once they raise venture capital funding. Rod Robinson of ConnXus, Inc. will be sharing insight from his entrepreneurial journey as the keynote speaker for Startup Grind Dayton's session during Dayton Startup Week 2019, a week-long conference that brings entrepreneurs together in downtown Dayton. The free event will be on June 5, 2019, at 4 p.m. in the Steam Plant, 617 E. 3rd St., Dayton.

ConnXus’ cloud-based platform provides tools and analytics that enable Global 2,000 companies to build more inclusive, transparent, and risk-compliant supply chains. Since starting the company in 2010, Robinson has led ConnXus through successfully raising $13 million in venture capital funding and 100% annual revenue growth. ConnXus' list of global enterprise customers includes Coca Cola, Procter & Gamble, and McDonald’s.

Attendees can register for the session on Startup Grind Dayton's website and check out other events throughout the week at dayton.startupweek.co/. Startup Grind Dayton is one of 600 chapters around the world that educates, inspires and connects entrepreneurs through monthly events. Since 2015, the chapter has featured more than 40 successful local and national founders, innovators, educators, and investors who have shared lessons learned on the road to building great companies.

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