Your Event Recap: KahootsHQ Networking @ the Ryerson Launch Zone Grand Opening

What do you get when you combine a dynamic crew of Kahooties and fellow Ryerson students, a host of experienced professors and industry professionals, a fantastic display of student success, and more free food than a starving student can eat?!

We’ll tell you what: one fantastic afternoon of networking hosted by KathootsHQ at the Grand Opening of Ryerson’s brand new Launch Zone!

KahootsHQ Founders
Your humble KahootsHQ founders were delighted to take part in the Grand Opening of Ryerson’s Launch Zone.

Friday, April 10, saw a fantastic turnout of students and staff to celebrate the opening of the new student centre, while taking advantage of a unique opportunity to shake hands with potential creative colleagues.

Networking opportunities abound… as do mini cupcakes!
Networking opportunities abound… as do mini cupcakes!

Highlights of the afternoon included a showcase of over 15 Ryerson projects, with the project owners in attendance. KahootsHQ facilitated live introductions between these project owners seeking fantastic talent and talented Kahooties seeking experience. An all-round exciting opportunity to meet new people and create new connections!

Who says networking isn’t all fun and games?
Who says networking isn’t all fun and games?

Check out all the photos from the event on our Flickr page!

Miss out on the fun? You still have the chance to get in on the action by checking out projects looking for talent on the KahootsHQ project board.

And as if we didn’t have enough this time round, we’re already planning our next Social Matchup event. Stay tuned for more details!


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Sara Menuck | Guest Writer

Armed with an honours degree in Professional Writing and a personal vendetta against the misplaced apostrophe, Sara is a creative writer, meticulous editor, and self-professed Netflix addict.

 

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How To Find Your Startup Team: KahootsHQ Networking @ The Launch Zone

Kahoots Networking Event at the Ryerson's Launch Zone

Calling all Kahooties!

Are you looking for exciting opportunities to network with fellow young professionals, students and Kahooties? Are you interested in learning about exciting new projects? Are you dying to hear feedback on your own exciting projects from your peers, or even meet potential new team members? Do you like free food?

Then clear your calendars for Friday, April 10, when KahootsHQ is delighted to announce that we will be hosting a networking event during the Grand Opening of the brand new Ryerson Launch Zone!

WHO? Swing by for the opportunity to meet Kahoots co-founders Kaylie Greaves and Allison Rhodes, along with countless other Kahooties, Ryerson students, professors, alumni and administrative staff. Who knows? Maybe you’ll stumble across your next portfolio piece, or the skilled team member you’ve been searching for.

WHAT? The KahootsHQ Networking event proudly takes place in collaboration with Ryerson’s new Launch Zone, an on-campus “creative collision” space for students eager to jumpstart their entrepreneurial careers. In addition to networking, the Grand Opening will feature light refreshments, live music, distinguished speakers and some fantastic entrepreneur showcases to inspire you.

WHEN? Friday, April 10, from 1-4pm.

WHERE? 341 Yonge Street (just north of Dundas Square), 3rd floor.

HOW? Space is limited! Register to attend right here (it’s free!).


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Sara Menuck | Guest Writer

Armed with an honours degree in Professional Writing and a personal vendetta against the misplaced apostrophe, Sara is a creative writer, meticulous editor, and self-professed Netflix addict.