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Dine with Rich Pleeth (GetTaxi, L'Oreal, Google): Rapid growth & mobile insights

at Rocket City, City (map)

Who's coming

  • Host

    Hostess extraordinaire!, TableCrowd

  • Danielle

    Planning Director

  • Aron

    --, Bloom & Wild

  • Sarah

    Director of Business Development, Mangostorm

  • Elliot

    Senior Associate, CMS

  • Ash

    Co-founder, The Unfair Advantage

  • Andrew

    European General Manager, Brilliant Basics

  • Jeroen

    CEO & Co-Founder, Hyghlyne

  • Marja

    COO & Co-Founder, Jump

  • Spencer

    Director, Mangostorm

  • Darius

    Senior Consultant, Ex Rocket Internet/startups to consulting firm

  • Edward

    Director, Paystobesocial LTD.

  • Raj


  • John

    --, The Pluralists

  • Curtis

    Co-Founder, Rook

  • Tamara

    Consultant Paediatrician with Expertise in Epilepsy, King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

  • Rich

    Founder, Sup


Rocket City

6 Adams Court, Old Broad Street, London EC2N 1DX

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We’ll enjoy dinner, drinks & a chance to meet other entrepreneurs, followed by an after-dinner talk and informal Q&A with Rich Pleeth of GetTaxi. Rich will share GetTaxi’s story, including their rapid growth, as well as useful tech and mobile insights and his passion for mobile penetration in the developing world.

It will be an amazing opportunity to network with other entrepreneurs, as well as to talk to Rich informally over dinner.

The cost includes private dining experience with after dinner speaker, 2 course dinner with wine plus highly curated and relevant networking.

Proud to partner with Mangostorm Media, specialists in driving leads and qualified traffic to online products and services, working with clients to achieve the best from their marketing campaigns.


P.S. GetTaxi are offering complimentary cab rides home (£15) on first download of the app. Download the app in advance. Instructions on the night!

As chief marketing officer at GetTaxi he was responsible for growing the GetTaxi brand in London, New York, Russia and Israel. In his role Rich worked closely with users to make getting around town a truly seamless experience. He previously led the GoogleChrome, Search and brand marketing for the UK, securing Chrome the world's number one browser position. He executed an online and offline Chrome campaign using The Cambridge Satchel Company to excellent effect. He was the lead for Google UK homepage doodles, ‘Think Quarterly’ publication and launched Google’s GetMobile initiative to help brands develop the mobile web.

GetTaxi is a free app for iPhone and Android that lets you instantly book a licensed black taxi with a tap of your mobile. With $207M in venture capital funding and a $2 billion dollar valuation they are expanding rapidly and recently launched nation wide in the UK as well as having operations in Israel, Russia and New York.

On the menu
> The Rocket Calzone filled with chorizo, king prawns, roasted tomato, olives, red onion, jalapenos & mozzarella
> Chicken Milanese under a rocket, Parmigiano-Reggiano & cherry tomato salad with preserved lemon, capers & chilli dressing
Vegetarian option: Sundried Tomato, Manzanilla Olive & Mozzarella Risotto Cakes with warm chunky Mediterranean caponata & fresh watercress
Apple & Blackberry crumble with clotted cream
Wine & soft drinks

This dinner is hosted by one of TableCrowd's wonderful hosts, Lucy. She'll be looking after you on the night.

For any advance questions about this dinner, it is best to reach us at

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