I just got back from an “Entrepreneurs’ Town Hall”—part of a nationwide celebration of the first-ever National Entrepreneurs’ Day, proclaimed this week by President Obama—at which U.S. Chief Technology Officer Aneesh Chopra joined AOL Co-founder Steve Case for a freewheeling discussion with about 70 entrepreneurs from the DC area, representing a diverse range of company sizes and sectors.
We packed ourselves into the conference room of local startup HelloWallet—they were kind enough to temporarily move their requisite foosball table. Some highlights:
We’ll be posting video as soon as possible. In the meantime, many thanks to HelloWallet, Global Entrepreneurship Week, the Kauffman Foundation, the Case Foundation, and everyone else who helped make today’s celebratory event a success—including the entrepreneurs who petitioned the President to create this day in the first place!