CHARLOTTE, N.C. – David Hauser and Sanjay Parekh, veterans of numerous successful startups, headline a program designed to help entrepreneurs navigate through the difficulties of launching a business.

The Business Innovation and Growth Council is putting on the “Lean Startup – Lessons Learned” event on Aug. 4.

Hauser is a co-founder of Grasshopper, Chargify, Grasshopper Labs and Return Path. He also founded WebAds 360.

Parekh launched Startup Riot and co-founded Shotput Ventures.

A number of Charlotte-area startups also will participate.

For information about registration, visit the BIG website.

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