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You're Missing Something. It's Good For You: Andrew Lee at TEDxSitka

What do tiger mothers, startups, and games have in common? In ahumorous and informative talk about scarcity, entrepreneur Andrew Leedescribes how each circumstance gives rise to creativity and how wecan re-create the same in our own lives.Andrew Lee is currently a Senior Adviser with the Small BusinessAdministration where he focuses on high-growth startups. Before hisadvising role, he co-founded JamLegend, the online equivalent ofGuitar Hero, which reached more than 2M users and was later acquiredby Zynga, where he worked on flagship game FarmVille. While incollege, Andrew Lee created Fantasy Congress, an online politicalfantasy game that garnered recognition from the NY Times, BBC, NPR,and Time Magazine, amongst others. On the side, he serves as anadvisor and mentor to startups in the US, Chile, Colombia, Singapore,Indonesia, and Israel. He is a graduate of Claremont McKenna Collegewhere he was a Truman Scholar, Udall Scholar, and Rhodes ScholarFinalist.About TEDx, x = independently organized event. In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x = independently organized TED event. The TED Conference provides general guidance for the TEDx program, but individual TEDx events are self-organized.* (*Subject to certain rules and regulations)
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