4th annual Women Entrepreneur Conference - Grand Island, Neb.

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Insights. Inspiration. Growth.

An event dedicated to growing women entrepreneurship in Nebraska.

Sponsored by the Center for Rural Affairs’ Rural Enterprise Assistance Project (REAP) Women’s Business Center and the Small Business Administration, the conference features resources for entrepreneurs and includes lunch.

4th annual Women Entrepreneur Conference 
April 12, 2017 
8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Boarders Inn & Suites
3333 Ramada Road
Grand Island, NE 68801

Cost is $35 and includes lunch.

Agenda as follows:

8:30-8:45 a.m.      Registration and Networking

8:45-9 a.m.    Welcome and Table Introductions
                              Kathleen Piper, Small Business Administration Deputy District Director
                              Monica Braun, REAP Women's Business Center Director

9-9:15 a.m.    Resources for Entrepreneurs

9:15-10:15 a.m.   Customer Discovery
                              Stacy Carlson, Gotta Pixel

10:15-10:30 a.m. Break 

10:30-11:30 a.m. Maximize Your Marketing Dollars
                              Judy Pederson, Pro Printing and Graphics

11:30-Noon  Networking Activity

Noon-1 p.m.  Lunch

1-1:45 p.m.   Small Business Legal Issues
                            Casie Youngberg & Kennon Myer, UNL Weibling Entrepreneurship Clinic

1:45-2 p.m.    Break

2-3 p.m.   Small Business Panel
                           Robin Phipps, Green Thumb Design and Scholarship Coaching for Youth
                           Lisa Johnson, Kerry's Restaurant & Catering
                           Ashlee Schneider, Snap Fitness

3-3:15 p.m.   Q&A

3:15-3:30 p.m.   Closing Remarks

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This conference is sponsored by the Center for Rural Affairs REAP Women's Business Center and the Small Business Administration. The REAP WBC is a program funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. All SBA funded programs and services are extended to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis.  Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities and/or persons with limited English proficiency (LEP) will be made if requested in advance.