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Monday, October 10
 

5:30pm EDT

The StartUp Lounge Powered by Wells Fargo
Connect. Pitch. Launch. Powered by Wells Fargo, The StartUp Lounge allows Millennial entrepreneurs to brainstorm and develop their ideas. Attendees can speak with financial advisors and experts one-on-one for advice on business development, banking and funding.

Sponsors
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Wells Fargo

Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) is a diversified, community-based financial services company with $1.8 trillion in assets. Founded in 1852 and headquartered in San Francisco, Wells Fargo provides banking, insurance, investments, mortgage, and consumer and commercial finance through... Read More →



Monday October 10, 2016 5:30pm - 8:30pm EDT
The Loft at 600 F 600 F Street NW, Washington, DC 20004
 
Wednesday, October 12
 

6:00pm EDT

Bootstrapping, Crowdsourcing & Backing Your StartUp
Capital is vital to start up success, but is also among the top reasons why new businesses fail. In this interactive discussion, Founders will explore ways to secure funding and discuss challenges specific to Millennial entrepreneurs.

Moderators
avatar for Brandon Andrews

Brandon Andrews

Values Partnerships
A communicator, social innovator, and entrepreneur Brandon works with Values Partnerships to lead a nationwide casting tour focused on bringing more diverse ideas and voices to ABC’s hit show, Shark Tank. He is also leading an effort to support entrepreneurs through developing a... Read More →

Speakers
avatar for Ben Bruce

Ben Bruce

Small Business Leader, Wells Fargo
Ben A. Bruce is Small Business Leader for Wells Fargo’s Atlantic region which includes 690 branches across the Carolinas, Virginia, Maryland and the District of Columbia. In this role, Bruce is responsible for the region’s overall small business strategy with a focus on customer... Read More →
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John Henry

Managing Director, Cofound Harlem
New York City native but Florida-raised, John Henry is an energetic and incredibly hands-on entrepreneur passionate about building great ideas, great people, and great communities.He started his first company at 19, an on-demand laundry-tech startup. Henry grew the startup to a team... Read More →
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Sandra Tran

Founder, Nicecream Factory
Sandra Tran is the Chief Ice Cream Officer at Nicecream Factory. She considers herself a professional ice cream crafter (and eater). She has 7 years of experience running non-profits, managing teams, and creating large scale programs that staff between 15-50 people. Tran graduated... Read More →

Sponsors
avatar for Wells Fargo

Wells Fargo

Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) is a diversified, community-based financial services company with $1.8 trillion in assets. Founded in 1852 and headquartered in San Francisco, Wells Fargo provides banking, insurance, investments, mortgage, and consumer and commercial finance through... Read More →



Wednesday October 12, 2016 6:00pm - 8:30pm EDT
1776 1133 15th St NW Washington, DC 20005
 
Thursday, October 13
 

5:30pm EDT

Just the Facts: Challenges & Solutions for Millennial Entrepreneurs
While 48% of Millennials want to launch a business, the challenges can be overwhelming. Access to resources, mentorship and developing a profitable business are among the top concerns for these entrepreneurs. Join us for a candid discussion with founders and experts who will not only discuss common obstacles, but will explore solutions to help you thrive. 

Moderators
avatar for Brandon Andrews

Brandon Andrews

Values Partnerships
A communicator, social innovator, and entrepreneur Brandon works with Values Partnerships to lead a nationwide casting tour focused on bringing more diverse ideas and voices to ABC’s hit show, Shark Tank. He is also leading an effort to support entrepreneurs through developing a... Read More →

Speakers
avatar for Elizabeth Davis

Elizabeth Davis

Founding Partner, Carol Cone On Purpose
Elizabeth Davis is a Founding Partner at Carol Cone on Purpose. Davis is a millennial guru, having led millennial efforts for The Coca-Cola Company's Gobal Sustainability team. At Coca-Cola she worked closely with The Coca-Cola Foundation, oversaw the company's strategic sustainability... Read More →
avatar for Justin Gerrard

Justin Gerrard

Co-Founder & Chief Marketing Officer, BAE | Before Anyone Else
Justin Gerrard is the CMO and Co-Founder of Bae :: Before Anyone Else, a mobile app helping Black singles meet, chat and date. Bae is one of the fastest growing US consumer apps for people of color and registered as a top 50 lifestyle app in 20 African and Caribbean countries including... Read More →
avatar for Kayla Palm

Kayla Palm

Wells Fargo
Kayla Palm is a Vice President and leads Millennial Segment Marketing for Wells Fargo.  In this role, she oversees development and execution of enterprise business and marketing strategies focused on the Millennial growth segment. Working with key business leaders across the company... Read More →
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Tiffany Pham

Founder & CEO, Mogul
Tiffany Pham is the Founder & CEO of Mogul, an award-winning worldwide platform connecting women to trending content, including stories, products, and jobs that are personalized to their interests. A coder, she developed the first version of Mogul herself, which now reaches 18 million... Read More →

Sponsors
avatar for Wells Fargo

Wells Fargo

Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) is a diversified, community-based financial services company with $1.8 trillion in assets. Founded in 1852 and headquartered in San Francisco, Wells Fargo provides banking, insurance, investments, mortgage, and consumer and commercial finance through... Read More →



Thursday October 13, 2016 5:30pm - 8:30pm EDT
1776 1133 15th St NW Washington, DC 20005