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#imakealiving presents: The New Faces of Boss

Oct 23 | Wed |

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Searching for the right tips to take your business to the next level while making meaningful and authentic connections in your community?

Join us for #imakealiving Powered by FreshBooks!

#imakealiving brings together a diverse panel of entrepreneurs, freelancers and small business owners for lively and candid conversations.

Hear how others were able to turn their small business failures into successes and have the opportunity to ask them questions related to your business. After the discussion, the event opens up for networking—a great opportunity to connect with like-minded people.

The theme for this event is: The New Faces of Boss- Young Founders and CEO's

Here are some topics we’ll be discussing: -Growing your audience organically -Social Media as a marketing tool -Raising capital and scaling your business -Serving the creative community -Switching gears and starting new ventures -Establishing yourself as a young leader

The Perks: -Free Professional Headshots by Gareth Smit Photography -Swag by FreshBooks -Tacos and drinks by Miti Miti -Plus… demos, gifts, & contests!

The Schedule:

6:30 pm: Doors open, networking, food, and headshots 7:30 pm: Panel discussion 8:15 pm: Q&A with the audience 8:45 pm: Networking, demos, headshots, drinks

The Panelists:

Sara Dietschy

Sarah Dietshy (rhymes with Peachy) is a YouTuber and Content Creator based in New York City. She has over 500,000 subscribers on her self-titled channel where she creates and uploads docu-series, tech reviews, and vlogs. Through her work, Sara explores the intersection of technology and creativity. She shares her own creative process, along with other filmmakers, photographers, and artists, in an effort to help her audience live their best creative life.

Lisa Wang

Lisa Wang is a USA Hall of Fame Gymnast turned Serial Entrepreneur, Motivational Speaker, Leadership Coach & Purpose-Driven Brand Builder. She is the Founder and CEO of SheWorx, the leading global female entrepreneurship platform empowering 20k+ women to connect with mentors and investors. She trains organizations to leverage the power of “enoughness” to install empathy in their leadership teams.

Ankur Nagpal

Ankur Nagpal is the founder and CEO of Teachable -- an online platform that helps creators transform their expertise into income. Teachable is used by 25,000+ creators to reach 20M+ students, earning close to $500M in sales. Additionally, Ankur is an active angel investor and passionate about the creator economy, cricket, Rap Caviar, and old fashioneds.

Kweighbaye Kotee

Kweighbaye Kotee is the founder of the Bushwick Film Festival (BFF); The Executive Director of OPEN; and the creator and host of the talk show, Indie Cinema New York. With her strong dedication to her community and arts, she is the Executive Director of two Brooklyn-based non-profit organizations and is a Bushwick Community Board member, serving as the co-chair of the Arts & Culture Committee. She has been featured on NBC, Fox, NY1, Huff Post, AMNY, Brooklyn Magazine and was the subject of Delta Air Lines and Popsugar’s national campaign about women making positive impacts in their communities.

Venue: 26 Bridge

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