Women Who Take the Leap: Lessons Learned from the Earliest Days of Launching a Startup
In this all-female panel, 3 early-stage startup entrepreneurs in tech and consumer products will discuss how they finally decided to take the leap and go all-in on their businesses and the difficult lessons learned along the way. This will be a must-attend event for anyone thinking about going from an idea stage to starting a business, or those already in the trenches of starting-up. The panel will be moderated by Lee Mayer, CEO of Havenly, one of the fastest-growing startups in Colorado, who will also share her perspective on the early days of launching a business.
Lee Mayer (Moderator) - CEO & Co-Founder, Havenly. Lee started Havenly in 2013 to fill a void she herself encountered while updating her space, the need for quick, convenient and affordable interior design help. Lee has an MBA from Harvard Business School and graduated from Columbia University. She formerly worked at Bain and Bankrate.
Shannon Erley (Panelist): CEO & Founder of Pomp Beauty. CEO & Co-Founder Ash Apothecary Hemp. Shannon's experience spans from brand development to growing brands digitally and on Amazon with domestic revenue of over $100M. She left her full-time job over a year ago to launch two businesses and consult for companies looking to grow on Amazon. Ash Apothecary is a local, organic Hemp/CBD line and Pomp is an assisted e-commerce skincare platform.
Rachel Vicknair (Panelist): CEO & Founder of Leopara. Rachel is a former global beauty educator who left her job to develop a portable makeup lighting system. From sourcing with China to managing the demands of a recent on-air feature with The View and currently being a one-woman show for all things marketing and operations, Rachel has done it all.
2 additional panelists will also be featured during this must-see event!
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