Ben left his finance career at Westpac to launch an online hospitality focused staffing platform, Hire a Human. Winning Sydney Startup weekend 2013, propelled him further into the start up community, where he partnered with a number of developers to work on mobile app concepts Lokii and Letsfit. Keen to develop his startup skills, he now manages the admissions team at General Assembly where students develop their digital knowledge for startups and career progression. Ben has acted as speaker for the Sydney startup community at GA and Apple, as well participating on a panel discussion at Remix Sydney exploring the future of education. He has also mentored for Incubate and is currently an advisor for Fash Hack.
Intro to the Sydney Startup Community
This free class is an orientation to help newcomers to the startup scene get acquainted with the exciting world of tech in Sydney.
Top 10 Tips for Starting a Startup for Spark Festival
Want to make your own startup but don't know where to, well, start? In this free class we'll give you the 10 most important tips to get your ideas off the ground.
Q&A + Mentoring Session With Karen Lawson - CEO, CareerOne
Did you join us at the New Year, New Career event? Or interested in a career in Digital? Join us for a follow up Q+A and Mentoring session with Karen Lawson - CEO CareerOne.
Introduction to the Sydney Startup Scene at the Apple Store
Join Ben Wong of General Assembly, at this special edition Intro to the Sydney Startup Community at the Apple Store.
Yelp + General Assembly present: Intro to the Sydney Startup Community
Curious about the startup scene? Get acquainted with the exciting world of design, tech and entrepreneurship in Sydney with a startup panel discussion presented by Yelp & GA!