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

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Registration is now open! ​An event dedicated to growing women entrepreneurship in Nebraska.




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

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

Agenda as follows:

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

8:45-9:00 a.m.      Welcome and Table Introductions
                              Kathleen Piper, Small Business Administration Deputy District Director
                              Monica Braun, REAP Women's Business Center Director

9:00-9:15 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

11:30-12:00 p.m. Networking Activity

12:00-1:00 p.m.  Lunch

1:00-1:45 p.m.    Small Business Legal Issues
                            Casie Youngberg & Kennon Myer, UNL Weibling Entrepreneurship Clinic

1:45-2:00 p.m.    Break

2:00-3:00 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

3:00-3:15 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.