Boots to Business
The Program is No Cost. You must have current access to Patrick AFB to attend. (2 day program)
Call AFRC at 321-494-5676 to register.
This is a multipart eventWednesday 1st March | 8:00AM-4:00PM
Thursday 2nd March | 8:00AM-4:00PM
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Launch Your Venture 101
This session will cover ten things you need to know before launching your venture, how to identify resources in the community, and how weVENTURE programs and services can assist you.
This is a free interactive workshop offered by weVENTURE's Women's Business Center program.
Learn more about weVENTURE.org
Tuesday 7th March
11:00AM - 12:30PM
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Tuesday, March 14, 2017
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Hilton Rialto Place Melbourne
Excellence in Leadership Award
Recipient: Marcia Gaedkce, President, Titusville Chamber of Commerce
Each year, the Excellence in Leadership Award recognizes a female community leader who advocates for positive social change to create a more equitable society. Nominations should reflect an individual who has demonstrated leadership in improving our community for women and who possesses leadership qualities (e.g. decision-making, team building, and character) with a focus on fostering relationships and promoting positive working environments. Nominees will be evaluated on the following criteria: (Provide specific details about how nominee demonstrated these qualities.)
Emerging Leader Award
Recipient: Alecia Blattler, Director, Workplace Giving at United Way of Brevard
Each year, the Young Emerging Leader Award recognizes a female under 35 years-old who demonstrates high ethical standards, commitment, confidence, ability to inspire, intuition, and creativity as leadership skills and is a role model for members of their community. Nominees will be evaluated on the following criteria: (Provide specific details about how nominee demonstrated these qualities.)
Entrepreneur of the Year Award
Recipient: Misty Marot, CEO, Chairwoman at Novel Engineering
Each year, the Entrepreneur of the Year Award recognizes a female who creates the products, services, and jobs that fuel our economy and helps our community grow. Nominees will be evaluated on the following criteria: (Provide specific details about how nominee demonstrated these qualities.)
Joan Bixby Awards
Recipients (Left to right): Dr. Robyn Tabley, Counseling and Psychological Services; Sarah Oram, Clemente Center; and Shaheida Ramajan, College of Aeronautics
Each year, the Joan Bixby Award recognizes a Florida Tech staff and/or faculty member and a student (male or female) who enhances the climate for women’s participation and development on Florida Tech’s campus. Nominees will be evaluated on the following criteria: (Provide specific details about how nominee demonstrated these qualities.)
Zonta Yellow Rose Award for Excellence in Community Service
Recipient: Dr. Sue Kiley, Director of Programs, The Women's Center of Brevard County
Each year in honor of Zonta Rose Day, Zontians all over the world present a yellow rose to men and women who have honored Zonta’s vision by helping women achieve their full potential. . In such a world, every woman is literate and has access to education, health care, legal and economic resources on an equal basis with men. In such a world, no woman lives in fear of violence. Nominees will be evaluated on how they demonstrated their commitment to women and the community.
A huge thanks goes out to our event sponsors!
Tuesday 14th March
11:00AM - 1:00PM
weVENTURE Community Partner
Founders Forum presents an Entrepreneurial Discussion with Terry Witt, Witt Biomedical.
Join us as we enjoy a one-on-one conversation with Terry and our moderator to gain insights from this local founder.
Participants also enjoy a networking reception in a casual and relaxed setting, with hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar available throughout the event.
Wild Manta Ventures
Palm Bay, FL
Cohost and sponsor:
Tuesday 21st March
5:30PM - 7:30PM
weVENTURE, in partnership with LEAD Brevard, presents
ATHENA NextGen Thought Leadership Series 2017
REGISTRATION IS CLOSED - AT CAPACITY
The ATHENA NextGen series is designed to create stronger female business leaders. An interactive and collaborative forum where participants enhance their professional and personal development skills through a series of eight sessions, one morning a month.
Core Leadership Principles:
Participants take a “deeper dive” and learn about ATHENA’s Eight Principles of Enlightened Leadership.
The enrichment program will provide access to:
- coaching opportunities
- capacity building seminars
- group communications
Who Should Attend:
Emerging Women Leaders
Early Career Professionals
SCHEDULE: (8:00 - 10:00 am)
- March 23rd
- April 27th
- May 25th
- June 22th
- July 27th
- August 24th (IMPACT Summit, 8 am- 2:00 pm at Hilton Rialto Place Melbourne)
- September 28th
- October 26th
- November 17th
Early Registration: $499 (until January 31, 2017)
Full Fee: $ 599 (after January 31, 2017)
Each participant will be enrolled int he Enrichment Program, which is sponsored by Wells Fargo (Reg. Program Price: $795)
Includes a seat at weVENTURE signature events in 2017
- Women Who Rock Awards Luncheon - March 14
- IMPACT Business & Leadership Summit - Aug. 24
- Strong Coffee, Strong Women Series - Feb. 10, May 5, July 14, and Nov. 3
Special "Thanks" to our program sponsor Wells Fargo, and our marketing partner LEAD Brevard, and Zonta Club o f Melbourne for providing partial scholarships.
This is a multipart eventThursday 23rd March | 8:00AM-10:00AM
Thursday 27th April | 8:00AM-10:00AM
Thursday 25th May | 8:00AM-10:00AM
Thursday 22nd June | 8:00AM-10:00AM
Thursday 27th July | 8:00AM-10:00AM
Thursday 24th August | 8:00AM-2:00PM
Thursday 28th September | 8:00AM-10:00AM
Thursday 26th October | 8:00AM-10:00AM
Friday 17th November | 8:00AM-10:00AM
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Community Resource Partner
Groundswell Grand Opening
This invitation serves to bring together Florida stakeholders committed to the success of startup communities throughout the state. Please join us in celebrating recent milestones and the road ahead for high tech founders in Space Coast, FL this March 24 at 5:30PM.
The Grand Opening of Groundswell's high tech incubator is free and open to the public.
More Information and Registration: http://swellstartups.com/groundswell-grand-opening/
Friday 24th March
5:30PM - 7:00PM
How to collect and analyze the information needed to grow your business
The Program is NO Cost. Reservations are required.
Call the SBDC at 433-5570 or 433-5514 or register online: http://foridasbdc.org/get-training/
Wednesday 29th March
8:30AM - 10:30AM
Join us for an informative session on weVENTURE Programs and Services
Connect, Grow, and Launch with weVENTURE.
Learn more about how the following weVENTURE Programs can help you to launch and grow your business as you connect with your business community.
A huge thanks goes out to our event sponsors!
Thursday 30th March
5:00PM - 6:30PM