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Founders Meetup: How to Double your Profits by Blowing up your Business

November 10, 2022 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Join us for our final Founders Meetup event of the year, come learn from an inspiring entrepreneur

Grow or Die. This is a key element to startup success. Some businesses plan for 0.25% growth but Rodolphe Pierre-Louis, CEO and Founder of ActionVFX, is different. He’s a Startup Founder who has successfully doubled his year-to-year profits, twice.

Yes, Rodolphe and his company know how to build explosion and fire effects to destroy the city we love. But the simple idea of actually blowing up (disrupting) your business to achieve greater financial success doesn’t just happen overnight. Doing something this inspiring takes planning, goal setting, and the ability to inspire your team to follow you into unknown territory.

At the final Founders Meetup event of the year, come learn from an inspiring entrepreneur on how combine almost superhuman focus with incredible execution to help you double your own company’s profits, one business explosion at a time.

ActionVFX is a 6-year-old Startup in Johnson City, TN that specializes in providing artists with the best visual special effects (VFX) assets in the world. Their effects have been seen in major motions pictures, video games, and television around the world. Their assets have been used in Avengers: End Game, Stranger Things 3, Spiderman: Far From Home, Call of Duty WWII, and The Walking Dead. ActionVFX is truly a world class startup that proves that entrepreneurs can succeed in our region and beyond.

Rodolphe Pierre-Louis is the CEO and Founder of ActionVFX is also a founding member of FoundersForge and currently sits on the board. He’s active in the startup community and is an inspiring resource for anyone launching a new idea or focused on growing their existing venture. Each talk he gives is rooted in the challenges of being a startup and he strives to provide actionable advice that other entrepreneurs can use.


Founders Meetup is all about bringing Entrepreneurs, and those curious about Startups, together to share ideas while learning from each other. Some sessions have guest speakers and others have a topic of discussion the attendees focus on.

FoundersForge is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization on a mission to build the Startup ecosystem in the Appalachian Highlands. We believe in underdog Entrepreneurs and helping them on their Startup journey. Follow us @myFoundersForge to get connected!

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Meeting ID: 850 9340 0099

Passcode: 828113


The Wallace Theatre
215 E Main St
Johnson City, TN 37604 United States