Meet, chat and get inspired by our budding community of Freelancing Females. The meetup will kickstart with light bites and introductions, followed by our speakers Ali of Thoughtful Human, Natalia of Barr Necessities and Jo of Go fit Jo who will host a chat on starting your own woman-run business and growing a brand. Hang out with some inspiring women as we share freelance knowledge, dilemmas, and solutions.
What to expect:
Meet some awesome women killin' it in the workforce
Lite bites & wine
Sweets provided by Barr Necessities; a gluten-free pastry company
Giveaway of Grado headphones, Thoughtful Human card packs and more!
And a few more surprises.
Meet our Speakers:
Meet Ali – mushroom marketer turned zero waste cardpreneur. Ali founded funky card start-up Thoughtful Human in October, which works to take the "greetings" out and put the human back into cards and how we communicate — especially around dynamic relationships and challenging life circumstances (think cancer, grief, addiction...). She'll be talking about the Thoughtful Human formula for communication and healing, and what it takes to launch a socially-minded consumer brand in 2018!
Meet Natalia Bar - owner of Barr Necessities; a gluten-free pastry company based in Oakland. Barr Necessities celebrates Mother Nature's Recipes with our line of plant based packaged pastries- serving the vegan, paleo & low-sugar communities. Natalia took her passion for both nutrition and the natural world to build a business that now serves as a conduit to face environmental issues and support animal advocacy. She'll be focusing on how to to maintain and grow an emerging brand into a nationally distributed brand, while keeping your values aligned with your business's profit priorities.
Meet Jo – overworked, burnt out startup junkie turned modern day soul seeker living life with intention and purpose. GOFITJO is a health and wellness blog boldly bringing light to all the raw emotions, authenticity, and rawness to a woman's journey seeking to redefine a healthy and happy life. Jo took her passion for health and wellness mixed in with her experience in developing empowered employees and pursued a career in health and life coaching. She'll be talking about what it means to create a brand based on vulnerability and taking that leap into the unknown.
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Meet, chat and get inspired by our budding community of Freelancing Females. The meetup will kickstart with light bites and introductions, followed by our speakers Ali of Thoughtful Human, Natalia of Barr Necessities and Jo of Go fit Jo who will host a chat on starting your own w...