There are only 18 more days left until Christmas! Hope you are as excited as we are. For this week we have multiple events to choose from, including: MWMT: Mike Zimmerlich – From Start to Launch: Crowdfunding your Project and Startupconnect AZ Conference on Wednesday. Later this week, make sure to participate in the Go Beyond – Small Business Summit, Mod Holiday Pop-Up Shop, and/or Demo Day on Thursday. On Friday, do not miss out on Are You Ready to Go Global? and the Annual Member Meeting & Holiday Party. Hope to see you out there!
Wednesday 12/9, 12:30pm – 1:30pm (Education & Networking): MWMT: Mike Zimmerlich – From Start to Launch: Crowdfunding your Project. This workshop will cover all the aspects of setting up a crowdfunding campaign. Since then Mike has helped several campaigns successfully reach their goal amounts totaling in over $40,000 and now consult others to achieve the same. Co+Hoots – 1027 E. Washington St. Phoenix. Admission: Free!
Wednesday 12/9, 8:30am – 6:00pm (Education & Networking): Startupconnect AZ Conference. This annual AZTC event, created by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs, is Arizona’s must-attend conference for anyone looking to start, grow or sell a venture. Delivered once a year in a one-day format, StartupConnect has quickly become the place to roll up your sleeves, get up close and personal with successful founders, creators and rainmakers, and make invaluable connections that will shape your company in the future. Content at this year’s event will delight audiences as 50 successful CEOs and Executives take the stage to divulge their secrets, solutions and regrets. ASU SkySong – 1475 N. Scottsdale Rd. Building 3, Room 135, Scottsdale. Admission: Member: $50! Non-Member: $75!
Thursday 12/10, 8:00am – 3:00pm (Education & Networking): Go Beyond – Small Business Summit. The Go Beyond Small Business Summit was designed with the growing small business owner in mind. Want to grow your business? This event is for you! This all-day event is designed for established business owners who are looking for education, resources, products, and partnerships to grow their businesses in 2016. Gateway Community College – 108 N. 40th St. Copper Room, Phoenix. Admission: $50!
Thursday 12/10, 4:00pm – 7:00pm (Education & Networking): Mod Holiday Pop-Up Shop. This season, Mod is bringing the holiday shopping to you! Come down for a glass of wine or craft beer, enjoy small bites and shop selections from some of our favorite local purveyors. Mod – 2828 N. Central Ave, #100 Phoenix. Admission: $Free!
Thursday 12/10, 5:00pm (Education & Networking): Demo Day. Join them, as they celebrate their 6th Cohort of Social Entrepreneurs while they pitch their ventures on the big stage, for the first time publicly. Seed Spot– 203 W. Adams St. Phoenix. Admission: Free!
Friday 12/11, 11:30am – 1:00pm (Education & Networking): Are You Ready to Go Global? In today’s competitive marketplace, it is no longer a question of whether a business can afford to go global, it’s a matter of whether a business can afford not to. Our panel of distinguished global legal practitioners will discuss the major issues facing small business owners when they decide to export, partner with an overseas partner or accept a foreign client. Bring a brownbag lunch and come listen how to put your best foot forward! Arizona Small Business Association – 4600 E. Washington St. Suite 341 Phoenix. Admission: FREE!
Friday 12/11, 4:00pm – 9:00pm (Education & Networking): Annual Member Meeting & Holiday Party. You’re invited to the Arizona Hispanic Chamber of Commerce’s Holiday Reception and Annual Member Meeting on December 11, 2015. Join us as we bring 2015 to a successful close and present our new and exciting plan for 2016. Talking Stick Resort – 9800 E. Indian Bend Road Degree 270, Phoenix. Admission: Member: FREE! Non-Member: $10!