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Badass Women Entrepreneurs

January 10 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

$5 – $15

Description

We’re a small group of women entrepreneurs creating a space for other like-minded women to congregate and connect. It’s more than an event. It’s a movement. If we are going to make change happen via startups. We need to do it together.

YOU are Badass. Join us.

Drinks and modest fare provided. More details below.


Co-hosted by VertueLab, OSU-Cascades CoLab, BendX, and BendTech.

Two Dynamic Panels…

Hear from a panel about SECURING FOLLOW-ON FUNDING for your business.

Followed by a panel of ROCKSTAR WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS who are fueling their startup ventures with fundraising, government grants, bootstrapping and true grit.


Panelists include:

  • Jeff Baker, Craft 3 Business Lender | Bridging $$$ to get you from early stage to investible
  • Leon Wolf, Vertue Lab SBIR/STTR Assistance Program, Grant Writing Consultant | Accessing the $2.5 billion in early stage funding from America’s largest seed fund
  • Julie Harrelson, Co-Founder & Fund Manager with Cascade Angels | What are angels looking for?
  • Rita Hansen, CEO Onboard Dynamics | Technology conceived at OSU-Cascades and a ARPA-e grant recipient. VertueLab portfolio company. Experience in raising public and private capital while also being an active angel investor.
  • Katie Pettinger, Managing Director Gadusol Labs | Technology out of OSU. SBIR federal grant recipient and a VertueLab portfolio company.
  • Shannon Keith, Founder and CEO of Sudara | Social Entrepreneur and founder of a certified B Corp.

Sign up NOW for one-on-one meetings about SBIR/STTR grants with VertueLab’s grant writing expert, Leon Wolf.

15 minute time slots available between 3:30p and 5:30p prior to the event. E-mail tricia.clemans@vertuelab.org to RSVP for your consulting session.


$15 Non-members
$10 Members of BendTECH, BendX, and OSU Cascades Co-Lab and portfolio companies of VertueLab*
$5 Students

*PROMO CODES AVAILABLE FOR VERTUELAB COMPANIES AND MEMBERS OF BENDTECH, BENDX, AND OSU CASCADES CO-LAB. CONTACT YOUR RESPECTIVE ORGANIZATION FOR THE CODE IF YOU DID NOT ALREADY RECEIVE AN EMAIL. 

Agenda overview:
3:30-5:30 (Prior to event) Office hours with Leon/SBIR-STTR 1:1’s
5:30-5:35 Event kick off
5:35-6:15 Funding panel with Craft 3, Cascade Angels, VertueLab/SBIR
6:15-6:30 Quick pitches from event partners/resources
6:30-7:10 Rockstar women entrepreneurs panel
7:10-8:00 Networking and more SBIR office hours if needed

*Facilitated Q&A will be fit in with each panel as time permits.


For questions and more information contact: tricia.clemans@vertuelab.org

Details

Date:
January 10
Time:
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
$5 – $15
Event Tags:
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/badass-women-entrepreneurs-bend-tickets-53310902344?platform=hootsuite

Venue

BendTECH
1001 SW Emkay Dr
Bend, OR 97702 United States
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Website:
https://bendtech.com/