San Francisco, California, USA
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The fifth event in our ‘Entrepreneurs in Conversation’ speaker series features Lucy Cornes (She Shopped and loves), Belinda Jennings (Australian Baby Bargains & Mum Central) and Leila Henderson (NewsMaker). They have worked hard, taken risks, thought outside the box and overcome personal and professional obstacles to get where they are.
Lucy, Belinda and Leila will share their wisdom on business and building a community with your customers and clients. Come and share some delicious treats, a glass of vino and great conversation.
Lucy Cornes – Founder of She Shopped and loves
Lucy’s passion is to help businesses with an online presence reach consumers in a measurable way, through digital advertising. She Shopped is a lifestyle media brand that is changing the way women shop and businesses advertise online. Lucy specialises in digital advertising, social media, creative direction, affiliate marketing, writing, radio broadcasting and blogging.
Belinda Jennings - Founder, CEO & evangelist of Australian Baby Bargains
Belinda started Australian Baby Bargains after discovering the need for a fee-free trading platform to sell the baby gear her son had outgrown. It quickly revolutionised the way parents bought & sold, soon developing into a part of everyday life for thousands of parents online. Fast--‐forward three years and her Baby Bargains network has rolled out into every capital city around the country, with Belinda almost tripling the Australian Baby Bargains community in the past 12 months to 135,000 members.
Leila Henderson - Founder and CEO of NewsMaker®
Leila has built up a customer network of more than 32,000 brands for her press release service, NewsMaker, since 2009. Her B2B technology platform provides PR and marketing professionals with direct connections to over 200,000 Journalists and Bloggers worldwide. Leila plans to share her rollercoaster ride and her plans to both expand NewsMaker’s social media services and build a brand-new technology business from the ground up.
Whether you're a business owner, budding entrepreneur, student or launching yourself back into the workforce, it's your opportunity to gain top business tips from an expert and put them into practise. Attending networking events and meeting fellow entrepreneurs is a great way to connect, learn, share ideas and find inspiration.
Donny Walford - Interviewer
The founder of DW Bottom Line Pty Ltd (Bottomline) Transition Strategists™ and DW Behind Closed Doors Pty Ltd, Donny Walford has an enviable record of success working with boards, executive, senior management and business owners across industry, government and the not-for-profit sector.
*This is a mixed event! Males are of course welcome!*
TICKET COMBO! $45 + Booking fees!
We're also pleased to be partnering with Hub Adelaide and Startup Grind, to offer a combined ticket for admission to all the events this week profiling female entrepreneurship:
Startup Grind Adelaide Hosts Jo Shanahan (DVE Business Solutions)
New Venture Institute – Females on the Frontline with Lucy Cornes, Belinda Jennings, and Leila Henderson.
Hub Adelaide hosts Better Business Club | Million dollar idea - to viable business - Emma Beames
Hub Adelaide hosts Inside The Mind of the Entrepreneur - Sophie Hampel of Inkling Women
When & Where
New Venture Institute is an initiative of Flinders University which promotes entrepreneurship and grows enterprises to create economic development in the Adelaide and South Australian community by externally focusing the resources of Flinders University.