Join us for a Pirates Tailgate Party with Chik-Fil-A and a talk by Darrin Grove, CEO of Truefit followed by watching the Pirates take on the Tampa Bay Rays. We will be meeting at the Smith Brother’s Agency’s 4th Floor Space, which is amazing.
Cost: $20 (covers the cost of food)
- Doors open at 5:30 p.m.
- Darrin talk will start at 6 p.m.
- Q&A with Darrin at 6:30 p.m.
- We will head to the Pirates game around 7 p.m.
Darrin Grove, Truefit’s Founder and CEO, is a native Pittsburgher with a passion for innovation, technology, and values-based leadership. Leveraging leadership and technology experience honed as the former head of IT for a recognized leader in manufacturing technologies, and recognizing the legacy of innovation in the Pittsburgh region, Darrin and his team made a commitment to establish and maintain headquarters in the region, even as Truefit added clients nationally, and internationally.
Darrin founded Truefit on the core values of being principled, collaborative, empowering, and serving the common good. In his capacity as CEO, Darrin champions these core values and applies them to each and every client and team member engagement.
Innovation and entrepreneurial spirit guide Darrin, and his leadership instills a “start-up” mentality throughout the organization. He leads the proprietary Idea Launch™ process, ensuring that innovation begins with collaboration and works closely with Truefit clients to involve a broad cross-section of stakeholders, company leadership, end users, and subject matter experts to bring game-changing new technology products to market.
Under Darrin’s leadership, Truefit has carved out a noteworthy role as a collaborative partner to organizations and entities dedicated to building new ideas, products, and start-ups in Pittsburgh and around the country.
Darrin is an active member of BlueTree Allied Angels and serves as an advisor at AlphaLab, Pittsburgh’s start-up accelerator, which helps promote growth of innovative start-ups. He also serves on several non-profit boards throughout the community.
Specialties: Innovation, Leadership, Entrepreneurship, Angel Investing, Software Development, Mobile