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Benjamin Flammang

Entrepreneur • Advisor Greater New York City Area, US

Advisor turned global VP BD @ Bringg. Formerly @ Google/Zagat/Meetup.com and other interesting places. Northwestern U grad. Big10 athlete.

Advisor turned global VP BD @ Bringg. Formerly @ Google/Zagat/Meetup.com and other interesting places. Northwestern U grad. Big10 athlete.

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Primary Skillsets

  • Business Development
  • Enterprise Sales
  • Growth
I have an idea I'm commited to
Not currently looking for a cofounder

Primary Cofounder Skillsets

  • • Business Development
  • • Enterprise Sales
  • • Growth

Involved In

Founder

BigTimeRecruit.com

Advisor

Meetup
Zagat Survey
Google, Inc.
Bringg.com
Ordr.in Networks
Cablevision
American Express
PinFrog

Positions

VP Business Development Bringg 2014 - present
Digital Strategy and Innovation American Express 2004 - 2006
VP Business Development Ordrx (formerly Ordr.in) 2013 - 2014
Head of Zagat Strategy & Business Development Google 2011 - 2013
Strategy & Business Development Cablevision 2008 - 2011
Strategy & Business Development Meetup 2006 - 2008
Strategy and Innovation American Express 2004 - 2006
Senior Analyst Shearman & Sterling LLP 2001 - 2004
Co-Founder BigTimeRecruit.com 1999 - 2001
Strategy Consultant EY 1998 - 1999

Education

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Finance 1996 - 1998
Northwestern University Economics 1992 - 1996

Interested In

Cofounder With
  • • Engineering
  • • UI/Design
Markets of Interest
  • • Commerce
  • • Local
  • • Transportation

You Should Know About Me

Key Strengths

Marketing • E-Commerce • Product management • Strategic thinking • Strategy

Key Accomplishments

My experience and passion is building innovative businesses and products, accelerating growth in new markets, providing strategic insight and structuring partnerships. Not on my LinkedIn...I once founded, launched, and ran a startup called BigTimeRecruit with a member of the Dallas Mavericks.

How I like to work with people As a Cofounder

I like to connect passionate startup founders with my broad network of executives.
I can provide an understanding of how to infiltrate large organizations with innovative products
I can provide a cross industry view to identify new market opportunities
I can provide positive energy and excitement

As an Advisor

Happy to share connections and help others massively accelerate their pipeline of opportunities.

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Think Benjamin is awesome?
Vouch for them.

Colin McCabe
We worked together
Has a natural curiosity for what's next
Dan Melinger
They're my friends
With some people, you can just tell. Ben is a born entrepreneur with the keen ability to match product design to market needs. Combine that ... with Ben's persistent drive to bring ideas to fruition and you have a recipe for success.
Jeremy Bieger
We worked together
Ben mixes insightful ideas with driving results. He has what it takes to get stuff done!
Daniel Starin
They're my friends
Ben is smart and knows how to thoughtfully navigate business situations without being impulsive. He has built a great network to work with. ... Ben is a good friend, he's been a co-worker too -- were I not working on another project now, I'd work with Ben full time.
Joel Smernoff
Chairman, Parachute Corp and COO, Citia. University of Michigan grad.

Michael L Atkinson
Investor, entrepreneur, principal @ Bailiwick Ventures and Directors @ Happytables, co-founder QuikFitapp.com and myprivatedoctors.com
Deep industry knowledge and relationships. Excellent connector and valuable part of the food tech community.

Vijayendra Singh
Co Founder, Instafrsh (formerly iDelivr). Previously Managing Director (India), foodpanda.
Vijay is very knowledgeable about startups as the founder of one of India's most prominent delivery service startups.

Joel Smernoff
Chairman, Parachute Corp and COO, Citia. University of Michigan grad.
Tons of leadership experience working with startups of all types. Very well connected.

Joel Smernoff
Chairman, Parachute Corp and COO, Citia. University of Michigan grad.
Tons of leadership experience working with startups of all types. Very well connected.

Tal Valler
We worked together  •  Business Development, Bringg and Co-Founder / Managing Director Israel, foodpanda.
Tal has deep operational and business development experience working across global markets.