Sprout Up in Ottawa next week

Saul Colt, head of magic at Toronto real-estate search start-up Zoocasa will be in Ottawa next Wednesday to speak on building community and cultivating evangelism among customers.

The event, to be held at The Velvet Room Wednesday Sept. 16th, is to be the first Sprout Up for Ottawa.

Sprout Up is free event to bring local entrepreneurs together in a casual setting. The first Ottawa event will also feature presentations from local start-ups FaveQuest, FluidSurveys and Mercury Grove’s Network Hippo.

There’s a sign-up page for the event on MeetUp.com.