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Opening Week: Startup Hustle, Grind and Success

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This is a Colombo Cooperative Opening Week event, and will be FREE! Grab a spot using eventbrite tickets!


Join us as we host Bhanuka to talk about entrepreneur life on July 14th at 3.00 PM! We will talk about how he started, his why, what does startup life look like and what does it take to be successful. We will also have a networking event to follow!


Who is Bhanuka ?

Bhanuka Harischandra is the founder and CEO of Surge Global, a digital media, and technology company that works with fortune 500 companies across the world to empower brands with "sophisticated storytelling"

Bhanuka is also the founder of, an accounting and financial services firm that is one of the fastest growing in the nation registering over a new startup every 12 hours.

His career in the Media & Technology began with the launch of “TheGamersCottage” a YouTube Multi-Channel Network that helped content creators monetize eSports videos. In 2016 TheGamersCottage had 600 network partners in over 80 countries racking up 60 million views every month.

With no formal university education, Bhanuka is a “self-taught” marketer that believes in testing & adapting and not conforming to set rules. This unstructured approach to problem-solving acts as the fundamental lense in which Surge helps businesses grow.