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Triad NC Makers Summit 2017
September 8 @ 9:00 AM- 3:00 PMFree - $250
The Alamance Community College Small Business Center presents the Triad NC Makers Summit, a one-day business conference for creative entrepreneurs who want to BUILD & BRAND their businesses!
- Product Development Resources
- How to Launch Your Brand
- Marketing & Social Media
- Selling Online & In Person
Speakers include but are not limited to the following accomplished individuals:
Ervin Allen, ACC Small Business Center Director: A seasoned entrepreneur with focus on value creation in the development of new opportunities, products, technologies and markets. Comfortable working as a part of diverse teams while being disciplined enough to work alone productively. Experience in the corporate and entrepreneurial environments, enhanced by teaching entrepreneurship, marketing and general business at the community college, undergraduate and graduate levels.
Chisa D. Pennix-Brown, MBA – CEO of Lady Bizness & Business Coach: With over 14 years of experience in business coaching, community outreach and social media insight, Chisa Pennix-Brown has transformed savoir faire and a long-time vision of helping her peers, into Lady Bizness, an organization committed to fostering healthy relationships, business opportunities and providing events for entrepreneurs in North Carolina’s Piedmont Triad community. Her most recent accomplishment is becoming the author of The 90 Day Focus: Your Action Plan for Success, a book that helps to transform your mindset towards prioritization and goal setting to help you complete your passion project.
Joe Rotondi, Executive Director of The Forge Greensboro: Forge Greensboro is a Makerspace located in Greensboro, North Carolina, which strives to provide the community with inexpensive access to a workshop area and a collaborative space, filled with equipment and high-end technology not commonly available to individuals. The space provides an area for advanced software development, digital design, electronics fabrication, meetings, seminars, and more.