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BaR Rated Entertainment
Bar Rated Entertainment
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Company/organization description (<500 characters)
Bar Rated Entertainment (BRE) has been hosting live trivia games and other events since 2010. Starting up in downtown Hartford, BRE currently has over 60 weekly "BaR Rated Trivia" locations in CT & MA, a weekly average of 2,400 players weekly coming out to "Train Their Brains" and a staff of over 30 people who host games. With a business office located in Avon in Riverdale Farms, other services that BRE provides include music trivia, weddings, music bingo, private/corporate events and podcasts.
Tell us about the entrepreneurial milestones you accomplished in 2019 (<500 characters) e.g., patents received, growth rate, and successful MVP, trial, or exit, etc…
In 2019: BRE patented its game format and logos, added 27 new locations to our weekly schedule, hired 15 hosts to our staff, moved from a basement office space to our current Avon location, have been running a successful weekly podcast featuring game info and local music, raised over $17,000 for local charities, added 3 new games (a new trivia game concept, plus music trivia & music bingo) and began our expansion to new states outside of New England.
What type of entrepreneur are you? Scaling Company: regional, national, or global business focus and greater than $1,000,000 in revenue in 2019; Scalable Venture: regional, national, or global business focus and less than $1,000,000 in revenue in 2019; Main Street: local business focus;Social Good: social enterprise or nonprofit focus
Student entrepreneur: Are you a student and younger than 25 as of December 31, 2019? YES or NO
What CT entrepreneur ecosystem resources (spaces, programs, events, schools, etc.) have helped you succeed? (<500 characters)
What people are saying about Robert Goldberg ...
Rob has built a media empire, working with many restaurants around the area as well as providing entertainment services and copyrighting his own trivia games. He has a strong entrepreneurial drive Ryan Keating
Owner of BaR Rated Entertainment. Hosting around 60 events a week all across CT Robert Henry Goldberg