SOURCE: Larkin Street Youth Services

July 29, 2015 10:30 ET

Building a Great Company That Is Also a Great Community Member

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - Jul 29, 2015) - Today Zendesk, DoubleDutch, and Institutional Venture Partners will join Larkin Street Youth Services to discuss the challenges and opportunities that both tech start-ups and non-profits experience, and how they can work together to build a stronger community.

Speakers to Include (All Available for Interviews):

  • Mikkel Svane, CEO, Zendesk
  • Roseanne Wincek, Vice President, Institutional Venture Partners
  • Lawrence Coburn, CEO, DoubleDutch
  • Sherilyn Adams, Executive Director, Larkin Street Youth Services

Space is limited, please RSVP
Wednesday, July 29, 2015, 6 - 8 pm
Zendesk Headquarters, 1019 Market Street

Get the inside scoop on how these fascinating companies have been built.

Learn how leaders in the tech sector can build companies that positively engage their communities.

Provide a roadmap for how to engage with the community, regardless the size of the company.

*Event space donated by Zendesk. Food, beverage, and service donated by CHEFS.

About Larkin Street Youth Services
San Francisco's Larkin Street Youth Services is an internationally recognized leader in providing effective housing, medical, social, and educational services to at-risk, homeless, and runaway youth. Larkin Street reaches youth ages 12 - 24 through programs and services across San Francisco. Three out of four youth who complete the organization's comprehensive programs exit street life. For more information, please visit: and follow us online: Facebook, @LarkinStreet, LinkedIn, and YouTube

About Zendesk
Zendesk provides a customer service platform designed to bring organizations and their customers closer together. With more than 57,000 paid customer accounts including Uber, Pinterest, and Adobe. Zendesk's products are used by organizations in 150 countries and territories to provide support in more than 40 languages. Founded in 2007 and headquartered in San Francisco, Zendesk has operations in the United States, Europe, Asia, Australia and South America.

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