The Boston WIN (Women Innovating Now) Lab, Babson College’s 8-month accelerator program designed for growth-stage entrepreneurs, invites you to join them for a two hour sales session. The workshop will help you develop a deeper understanding of how to use sales strategies to help your business succeed!
WE BOS Week
Join us for a panel discussion of prominent women business owners in Jamaica Plain. Hear their stories and ask your questions about starting and running your own business.
If you plan to attend, please register for free on EventBrite.
This event is organized in collaboration with JP Centre/South Main Streets, a 501(c)(3) community-led organization whose mission is to enhance and strengthen the JP Centre/South Business district as a vibrant center of commercial and community activity for Jamaica Plain and surrounding neighborhoods.
Diversity focused accelerator, The Refinery is hosting their Fueling the Growth Pitch Competition to uncover the top women-led tech companies at the 4 WeWork locations in Boston. The Refinery teams with angel and venture capital investors to get as many, as possible, female founders in one-on-one meetings with investors.
Applications are online for the competition which will be held on October 18.
Fueling the Growth awards is a multi-city event to uncover the Top Women-Led Tech Companies. The Refinery, a diversity focused accelerator, teams with angel and venture capital investors to get as many, as possible, female founders in one-on-one meetings with investors. The Refinery provides grants, visibility and connections to the top participants.
This awards portion of the day will take place at the St. James location of WeWork Boston.
The event is free, but you must Register here.
Join B.R.E.A.D. (Boston’s Racial & Economic Activated Dialogue) for one of their signature Startup Classroom events. There, they encourage guests to share their authentic journey and to not hold back about the realities of their challenges, mistakes, and struggles.
Melanie Araujo, the October Startup Classroom featured speaker, is a Visual and Interaction Designer in San Francisco, CA, passionate about mission driven companies in the personal care, health, and education spaces. Additionally, Ms. Araujo dedicates herself to mentoring new design talent from non-traditional backgrounds and illuminating professional opportunities for women of color.
To attend this event, please register for free on EventBrite.
Golden Seeds is pleased to announce a special Office Hours event during WE BOS Week 2017 hosted by Nutter, McClennen & Fish. The program will begin with a one-hour funding presentation (1-2pm). Companies may register in advance for a 30 minute Office Hours meeting with Boston Golden Seeds members and/or a 15 min Legal Office Hours meeting with a Nutter, McClennen & Fish representative. The event is limited to companies with a female entrepreneur in a senior management position.RSVP
Note: There are limited spots for both Office Hours. Golden Seeds will send a confirmation to those companies selected to participate in the Office Hours program. Once these spots are filled, we will have a waitlist in the event of any last-minute cancellations. You can also register for our next Office Hours event by visiting the Entrepreneur Tab on our website, www.goldenseeds.com.
Golden Seeds Funding Presentation, 1:00pm-2:00pm
Experienced private investor will lead a presentation on the basics of angel funding and the Golden Seeds investment process.
Golden Seeds Office Hours, 2:00pm-4:00pm
Thirty minute-long one-on-one sessions with experienced angel investors who will provide feedback on your business venture or answer questions about the angel investing process. Time slots will be assigned when you arrive.
Legal Office Hours, 2:00pm-4:00pm
Fifteen minute-long one-on-one session with legal expert from Nutter, McClennen & Fish. Time slots will be assigned when you arrive.
Please note: Attending an Office Hours session does not guarantee your company will be considered for funding by Golden Seeds. This is not a screening session and you are not pitching for funding.
Join us for our third annual event in partnership with Mayor Walsh’s initiative Women Entrepreneurs Boston (WE BOS), a program that advances Boston’s women entrepreneurs by providing the skills, technical assistance and network they need to launch and grow their business. Alyssa Dver, will teach us strategies to build confidence to stand out, be heard and have impact.
About Alyssa Dver:
MIT, Wharton, Harvard, IBM, Pepsi, Staples, State Street, Rue La La, The Royal Bank of Canada, Liberty Mutual and dozens more have hired Alyssa to give them a personal and professional game changing advantage by leveraging the neuroscience and social secrets of confidence.
Alyssa is the co-founder of The American Confidence Institute and author of 6 books including her latest: “Kickass Confidence: Own Your Brain. Up Your Game.” She writes an edgy blog, hosts a monthly web TV show, and is a media go to for CNN Money, NPR, Forbes, BusinessWeek and more. Alyssa’s career includes being a Chief Marketing Officer for 7 tech companies and an executive advisor for more than 150 clients based around the world.
Our MIN 103 is a special event that will be kicking off the Women Entrepreneurs Boston (WeBOS) week! This event features woman founded showcasers. Don’t forget that this event is on the 3rd Monday, not the 2nd Wednesday of the month. Thanks for being flexible! What better way to kick of WeBOS week than a night of networking and product showcasing!
If you want to showcase your woman founded tech product, submit here.
Mass Innovation Nights are monthly startup networking and product launch events featuring local companies at various locations in the greater Boston area.
Join SheStarts for some breakfast and networking with women entrepreneurs, supporters and friends. The only content is your conversation so come ready to make new connections.
We look forward to seeing you there!
Register Here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/we-bos-week-shestarts-networking-breakfast-tickets-37499833010?mc_eid=9ccf4a689e&mc_cid=5e8bb9799e
SheStarts and The Capital Network are pleased to co-host Funding Options for Your Business as part of We Bos Week!
Do you think your startup needs investors? Is another funding option right for you? Join us for this dynamic event to learn about funding options for your startup.
This event will start at 5 PM with 1 hour of speed networking with angel investors and VCs where 8 selected teams will have an opportunity to meet with investors to get feedback on their startups and expand their networks. Interested in participating in the speed networking portion? Apply HERE.
An informative panel discussion on the different funding options for your business will follow the speed dating portion of the program at 6 PM. You will hear from a great panel of representatives of different funding sources. Following the panel you will have the opportunity to meet with the panelist of your choice in small group sessions for a deeper dive to learn more about that funding options.
The investors participating in the speed dating portion of the program are in formation:
The funding sources and panelists are still in formation and will include the following topics:
- Venture Capital –
- Angel Investment –
- Non-equity Crowdfunding –
- Factoring –
- Small Business Loans –
Register Here: RSVP