2019 Agenda

2019 Agenda

2019 AGENDA

EIGHTH-ANNUAL FEMALE ENTREPRENEUR SUMMIT
Oct. 23, 2019

8:00-8:45 a.m. |  Registration, Continental Breakfast and Sponsor Showcase and Visitation

8:45-9:00 a.m. |  Welcome and Introductions

Sponsor Thank Yous: Renée DeLuca Dolan, President/Founder, Contempo Design + Communications

9:00-10:00 a.m. |  Morning Keynote Speaker

    • Nathalie Molina Niño, Serial Entrepreneur, Author, VC Founder

10:00-10:15 a.m.  |   Networking and Sponsor Showcase Visitation

10:15-11:00 a.m.  | Success Stories from Local Female Entrepreneurs: Including tactical insights on what to do and what not to do when growing your business!

Hear from the following on their rise and fall to success and failures, and what you can learn from them!

Panelists:

    • Denise A. Carkhuff, Partner, Jones Day, Founder, Adrenaline Monkey
    • Covesa K. Gragg, owner Covesa Kelly Events
    • Constance Hill-Johnson MPA, Founder, Visiting Angels Senior Homecare
    • Valerie Mayen, Yellow Cake-Shop, Founder and Fashion Designer
    • Kate Volzer, Co-Founder and CEO of Wisr

11:00-11:15 a.m.  | Networking and Sponsor Showcase Visitation

11:15-12:00 p.m.  | Aunt Flow, Founder, Claire Coder

12:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | Networking and Sponsor Showcase Visitation

12:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. | Lunch is served

Lunch Presenters:

    • Kelly Elizabeth, Founder & Owner, Kelly Elizabeth Cakes
    • Shelley Pippin, Co-Owner, Brewnuts

1:30-1:45 p.m.  |  Networking and Sponsor Showcase Visitation

1:45-2:30 p.m.  | BREAK OUT SESSION I: The Payoff For Getting Certified -Female entrepreneurs find out how to land more business opportunities and government contracts

Facilitator: Shelia Mixon, Executive Director at Ohio River Valley Women’s Business Council (ORV~WBC)

1:45-2:30 p.m.  | BREAK OUT SESSION II: Top 10 Strategies to Improve Revenue and Profitability – an Interactive Workshop

1:45-2:30 p.m.  | BREAK OUT SESSION III: The Entrepreneurs Effective Exit!

2:30-2:45 p.m.  | Networking and Sponsor Showcase Visitation, Bar Opens and Cocktails Will Be Served

2:45-3:45 p.m.  | Intentional Networking Session

Everyone Will Leave With A Lead

Facilitator: Patrice Blakemore, Business Advisor Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses in Partnership with Cuyahoga Community College

3:45-4:00 p.m.  | Thank you’s, Raffle Prizes

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