Vermont Center For Emerging Technologies (VCET) & Hotel Vermont Present:
Female Founders Speaker Series Season Two: Event #1: Building a Global Brand in Vermont
With Donna Carpenter, CEO of Burton
Wed, Nov 29, 2017 at 5:30pm
Vermont Center for Emerging Technologies (VCET) and Hotel Vermont are thrilled to announce Season Two of the Female Founder Speakers Series. The series will present three events: November 29th, January 22nd, and March 12th. Each event will feature a remarkable panel of speakers from a unique industry, as well as appetizers, cash bar, and unparalleled networking opportunities.
The first event, “Building a Global Brand”, kicks off Wednesday, November 29th from 5:30-7pm featuring the incredible women leaders from Burton Snowboards, including Donna Carpenter, co-founder and CEO, Anne Marie Dacyshyn, Chief Marketing Officer, Elysa Walk, GM Americas Sales, Josee Larocque, SVP Operations, and Beth Steele, VP National Accounts, Sales.
Celebrating female entrepreneurs from around the state, Season Two will continue to share what it takes to start a companfrom the ground up. Each speaker will share the story of their business, including what it took to get started, lessons learned, and where they hope to go in the future. There will also be plenty of time for Q&A.
The cost of the event is $15 per person, per event, and 100% of proceeds for the series will benefit Vermont Works for Women, which “helps women and girls recognize their potential and explore, pursue, and excel in work that leads to economic independence.”
All are welcome, but tickets are limited so interested parties are encouraged to secure their tickets ASAP.