Details: The topic covered will be public relations. Please register your attendance by 2:00 p.m. the day prior by sending your contact information to Carolyn Smith (carolyn.smith@ventu…
Venture Knowledge Series
Venture Knowledge is a monthly luncheon series designed to strengthen business insights and connections among early stage, innovation-based entrepreneurs. The series addresses topics that are important to founders, CEOs, and leaders of entrepreneurial ventures from start-up through early years of revenue and employment growth.
Ventureprise clients and affiliates are the primary audience although the series is open to entrepreneurs that are innovation-based (technology, process, or business model), designed for growth, and seeking to serve markets beyond the Charlotte region.
- Business Strategy
- Capital Strategy
- Marketing Strategy
- Sales and Business Development
- Financial Operations
- Intellectual Property
- Human Resources
- University and Community Resources
- Personal Development
When and Where
The Venture Knowledge program is offered monthly, generally on the first Thursday, at the Ben Craig Center Iverson Room. Sign-in and networking begins at 11:45. Programs begin promptly at 12:00 and end at 1:20. Parking is free. Please confirm dates monthly since schedules may change.
Please register your attendance by 2:00 p.m. of the day before the program by sending your contact information to Carolyn Smith (EMAIL or 704 548-9113). Lunch is available for a fee. Pre-registration is appreciated.
Who Should Not Attend
The Venture Knowledge series is not open to consultants, service providers, and salespeople seeking to connect with participating entrepreneurs.
Date: Thursday, May 2
Topic: Public Relations: Improve your skills for to communicate more powerfully and efficiently through a unique approach.
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