Show Me the Money Conference + Funding Expo

On October 9th and 10th, the 2017 “Show Me the Money Conference + Funding Expo” will serve thought leaders from across the Southeast in the heart of Downtown Asheville. The two-day event will provide attendees with access to the most innovative tools, training, and connections needed to successfully secure funding for their businesses, non-profits, or community development projects.

The Conference, Funding Expo, and Networking Reception will take place on October 9th at the UNC-Asheville Sherrill Center and Kimmel Arena. At the Day 1 Conference, there will be two nationally renowned keynotes, 50+ expert trainers, and 5 track topics for businesses and non-profits. We anticipate 50+ organizations participating in the Funding Expo and 250+ conference attendees.

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FemCity Asheville: Tenacious Tuesdays Networking

Thanks to Wonder Woman, WomanUp, the Economic Bruncheon, and the WWBC Women’s Business Conference, the summer of 2017 has truly been a local celebration of female strength!

To continue that theme into fall, FemCity Asheville is launching their new monthly networking event, “Tenacious Tuesdays: Glass Ceilings & Champagne” on Tuesday, September 12th. Held in the stunning Century Room of Pack’s Tavern in Downtown Asheville, September will mark the unveiling of a powerful monthly convergence of WNC women business leaders. (Meetings will be held on the FIRST Tuesday of the month, starting in October)

The event will host two entrepreneur keynotes:

“A CEO’s path to self love: How I learned to Adore Myself” with Laura McCann
Laura McCann, CEO & Co-founder of Adoratherapy shares lessons learned over four start ups and 25 years of entrepreneurship. From fashion to tech and then consulting, Laura ended up in Asheville growing an aromatherapy company focused on self love and care. Transformation may come in a bottle and Laura will share how faith, confidence and breathe changed her approach to leadership.

“The Future is Female” with Emily Breedlove
Branding Specialist and Growth Strategist, Emily Breedlove will keynote on the changing landscape of women’s leadership and business support across Western North Carolina. Her presentation, “The Future is Female,” will share insight on the most effective ways for local women entrepreneurs to collaboratively grow more prosperous and meaningful business opportunities.

This event is FREE to attend, thanks to the generous support of our local business sponsors. Want your company to be showcased in front of the 60+ attendees? Contact FemCity Asheville to discuss. Space is limited. The Monthly Sponsorship Summary can be found here: FemCity Asheville – Tenacious Tuesday Sponsorship 2017

The FemCity Asheville network warmly invites all area women leaders, entrepreneurs, and professionals to attend. Tenacity is welcome, but not required. [You surely will have some when you leave, though!]

Contact FemCity Asheville with any questions.

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