About OPEN Seattle
OPEN (Organisation of Pakistani Entrepreneurs) is a global network of Pakistani entrepreneurs and professionals, with chapters in 13 cities from Silicon Valley to New York to London to Islamabad. OPEN provides a platform for Pakistani entrepreneurs and professionals of a city to connect, network, collaborate, mentor and support each other. For more than 15 years, OPEN has established itself as the most reputed global brand of Pakistani professionals and has helped countless in their entrepreneurial journeys.
A diverse, vibrant, and engaged community of entrepreneurs working to grow and succeed together
Connect Entrepreneurs, Investors, Business Leaders, and Professionals in Greater Seattle area to grow and succeed with each other.
We achieve our mission by bringing together Seattle area entrepreneur community by holding meetups, presentations, seminars, and day long conferences. Our Operating Principles:- Prioritize & Focus - Do 2-3 things well, Know our Audience, Define, Align, Share Our Vision, Pivot When Needed, Clear Roles & Responsibilities, Consistent Operational Cadence, Be Scrappy & Get Quick Wins, Be Secular & Apolitical - Everyone is Welcome
Entrepreneurs are described as the visionary, innovative, risk takers, influential, leader, creative and opportunistic people. I am a strong believer of "Entrepreneurship is a mindset, not a business model". Having this mindset anyone can succeed regardless of their role in life as an entrepreneur, intrapreneur or doing a job.
OPEN's goals include fostering entrepreneurship, business acceleration, professional growth, bridging the gaps, cross-chapter collaboration and belief in brand Pakistan. Our team at OPEN is committed to providing opportunities to the individuals and organizations to Connect, Innovate & Disrupt.