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Spelpreneur Schedule of Events

Spelpreneur Schedule of Events

Are you an entrepreneur, or have you ever dreamed of becoming one? Come and learn how the Spelpreneur program can help you. The program offers sessions where you can learn how to start your own innovative business, find an entrepreneur mentor, and network with entrepreneurs. It also offers you an opportunity to participate in a 10-day startup competition with winners receiving educational stipends.

  • Feb

    02

    Spelpreneur invites Spelman students from all classes and disciplines to join Sonya C. Rush, Spelpreneur consultant, and Joey Womack, Founder & CEO, Amplify 4 Good for an informational session to learn all about our 10-day Startup Competition.
  • Feb

    09

    How do You Plan to Make Money?
    6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
    Grappling with creating the right business model to make money? Join Marguerite Pressley Davis, business financial strategist, angel investor, and creator of "Your Profit Playbook," and student entrepreneur Disheka Moore, C' 2021, founder and CEO of "Eye Driven," for a session that will confidently lead you in the right direction.
  • Feb

    16

    Entrepreneur Chat
    6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
    Spelpreneur brings Archel Bernard, owner of Bombchel; Tahir Murray, CEO, Legacy History Pride; and moderator Brooklyn Reed, C’2022, founder of Tipples, to the table for a candid conversation about starting and running a business. You don't want to miss this session.
  • Feb

    23

    Legal Advice
    6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
    Spelpreneur invites you to join us for a session solely devoted to sharing good legal advice about business structure, intellectual property, confidentiality agreements, teaming arrangements, and more -- that you can trust. Come out and hear Andrea Hence Evans, Esq, C’ 1999, founder of The Law Firm of Andrea Hence Evans LLC and Arlaysia Bell, Esq, C’2012, managing attorney of Bell Legal & Consulting Firm.
  • Mar

    02

    Funding Options
    6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
    Join Donna Ennis, director of diversity engagement and program development at the Georgia Tech Enterprise Innovation Institute and Stacy Manvitz, C’92, angel investor, for this vitally important conversation and learn the ins and outs about funding options, i.e. free money, debt and equity.
  • Mar

    09

    Resources to Build Your Business
    6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
    Learn about the resources available to help you move forward with your business idea.
  • May

    06

    10-day Startup Competition
    Saturday, March 20, 2021 to Tuesday, March 30, 2021
    Spelpreneur is proud to host its popular 10-day Startup Competition once again. Who will be the winner?