PHX Startup Week was a blast last week! Fortunately, there are plenty of exciting events and networking opportunities that continue this first week of March. Enjoy your week, and as always we hope to see you out there!
Tuesday 3/1, 11:30am – 1:00pm (Education & Networking): Lunch and Learn: Insider Innovation – How Two Corporate Giants Nurture Their Employees’ Ideas + Aspirations. Corporate powerhouses, GoDaddy and Adobe break down how they have applied the concept of Phoenix intrapreneurship to help their employees flourish and become innovators. Join Shawn Pfunder of GoDaddy & Hart Shafer of Adobe for more insight on this new and exciting concept. CEI – 275 N. Gateway Drive, Phoenix. Admission: AZTC Members, Free! Non-members, $15.
Wednesday 3/2, 11:30am – 1:00pm (Networking): LocalFirst Members Only Lunch. Come out to Salut Kitchen Bar! Salut was named “Best Wine Bar in Tempe” making it the perfect place to unwind before this awesome weather is gone. With great Mediterranean food being served there is a lot to love about this event. Salut Kitchen Bar – 1435 E University Dr, Tempe. Admission: Just buy lunch, members only.
Wednesday 3/2, 1:00pm – 4:00pm (Education & Networking): Selling to the government. Understanding how Federal government contracting works is crucial to small business. Join us as we take look at all of the different ways small businesses sell their goods and services to the Federal government! U.S. Small Business Administration Arizona District Office – 2828 N. Central Ave. Suite 800. Admission: Free!
Wednesday 3/2, 6:00pm – 7:30pm (Education & Networking): Seed Spot Phoenix Open House. Learn more about Seed Spot programs and how they support entrepreneurs at all levels. Whether you are just starting a business or have been in business for 15 years, Seed Spot can help you! Admission: Free!
Wednesday 3/2, 7:00pm – 9:00pm (Education & Networking): Inventors Association Meetup. Speakers will be presenting valuable information in relevant areas such as Patents and Trademarks, Business Plans, Licensing, Prototyping, Manufacturing, Marketing, Distribution and Sourcing. If you have great ideas but are not really sure what to do with them this could be a beneficial event for you! CEI – 275 N GateWay Drive, Phoenix. Admission: Free! $10 Non-Members RSVP:http://www.ceigateway.com/calendar/inventors-association-arizona-meetup-0
Thursday 3/3, 1:00pm – 1:45pm (Education & Networking): How to Generate Leads and Grow Your Bottom Line with the Phoenix Business Journal. Be sure to join us for this free bonus event immediately following ASBA 101! Barbara Barnstead will be providing Sales and Marketing professionals insight into using the Valley’s leading business to business newspaper for lead generation and revenue growth. ASBA – 4600 E. Washington St., Ste. 340., Phoenix Admission: Members are Free, Future Members $10.
Friday 3/4, 6:00pm – 9:00pm (Education & Networking): Tres Cabrones Art Exhibit: Enjoy unique artwork created by artists Gennaro Garcia, Frank Ybarra, Joe Ray and the evening’s special guest artist, Emily Costello! This one of a kind event will take place at First Studio, where the original Wallace & Ladmo Show was filmed. Come on out, you are not going to want to miss this! First Studio – 631 N 1st Ave, Phoenix. Admission: Free!