A community of startup pioneers you can trust and learn from

HK Startup Society exists to serve Hong Kong’s startup entrepreneurs in their quest to achieve startup success through a wealth of exclusively curated content provided by an elite group of startup entrepreneurs from different regions.

Latest Perspectives

by Harrison Tang

Bootstrapping 101: Why and When to Do It

It’s a nice idea to think everyone launching a startup captures the imagination (and dollars) of the first venture capitalists they pitch, and they all go on to live happily ever after. Of course, that’s usually not the case, and I have found that there is an alternate approach when VC funding is not an option.

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Topics: Capital Funding

by Gladys Kong

How an Engineer can succeed as a Startup CEO

Transitioning from the tech side to the executive suite requires laser focus and no shortage of nuance. From CTO to CEO, let me share with you my experience.

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Topics: Start-up , Engineering Services

by Jeremy Sheperd

Three steps to leveraging your personal brand to build a startup

Years ago while in China, I was drawn to the beauty, mystery and promise of a string of pearls I had uncovered in an exotic market. I developed a passion for pearls, and wanted to educate myself and others more than anything else. I took this passion into a personal brand, and evolved my startup with tangible steps.

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Topics: Entrepreneurship , China , Jewellery

Latest Events

23 Oct 2018 - 19 Dec 2018

Application for Betatron Cohort 4



Topics: Hong Kong
13 Dec 2018

Startup Grind Hosts of Sabrina Yang (Nosh)

Campfire Kennedy Town 
4/F, Cheung Hing Industrial Building,
12P Smithfield, Hong Kong
6:30 - 8:30 PM

Topics: Start-up Hong Kong
14 - 15 Jan 2019

Startup Zone @ Asian Financial Forum

Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre 
1 Expo Drive, Wan Chai, Hong Kong
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Topics: Start-up Hong Kong Finance & Investment