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Founder Friends in Miami

 
 
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Let's hang!

​​Join the Miami founder community to connect with other founders and hear war stories from a founder who went through the wringer and came out the other side.

​Meet Zaid Rahman, founder of Flexbase

Zaid Rahman is the CEO and co-founder of Flex. Flex was founded in 2020 with the goal of solving the pay crunch for SMBs through automating and optimizing payments and back-office functions. Zaid initially targeted contractors with a focus on those working in construction, as Zaid himself had a familial background in the industry.

In 2021, Zaid raised $2.5 million in pre-seed funding for Flex, with the goal of growing Flex and innovating the solutions offered. Since then, Flex has seen tremendous growth, having provided banking and back-office solutions to over 25,000 businesses.

Most recently, Flex launched their Flex Credit Card and secured a $20M equity and $100M debt fundraise to build a one-stop-shop financial hub for small and medium businesses.

Come hear from Zaid about the realities of fundraising, bringing his products to market, and scaling Flex to where it is today.

The Schedule

​​6-6:30pm: Get here, eat pizza, make friends

​​6:30-7pm: Fireside chat - Zaid Rahman, Founder of Flex

​​7-7:30pm: Q&A

​​7:30-8:30pm: Finish the pizza, make more friends

​​8:30pm: End

​​Who's behind this?

​​Hustle Fund is an early stage venture firm that believes great founders can look like anyone and come from anywhere. We invest in startups all over the world and we'd love to see what you're building. Learn more about us.

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