Join us for a panel discussion co-hosted with Xcelerate Women on the best manufacturing processes and how you can help to streamline your production business.
Who should attend this class? Business owners or sole proprietors at all stages of operation.
If you have specific questions or topics of inquiry you'd like to submit prior to the class please use this form!
Hannah Kullberg of Community Co-Pack
Carrie Solomon of Greater Goods is a perpetual problem solver and creative, and is the co-founder and CEO of wellness brands, Microjoy and Greater Goods, as well as Oregon based cannabis brand, Leif Goods. Prior to almost a decade of leading these companies with her husband and business partner, Carrie worked as an award winning creative director, strategist and designer in roles from start-ups in the technology, food and arts sector, to large corporations and agencies on the East and West coasts. She received a BA in Philosophy and Aesthetics from Bard College in 1998, and an MFA in Design from the School of Visual Arts in 2004.
John Boyle of Market of Choice
Lori Spencer has spent the past 25 years in a variety of roles with CPG products and companies. After 12 years as a co-founder and CMO at Oregon Chai, she has spent the past 15 years working with everything from pre-revenue to nationally scaled businesses in categories ranging from beverage, alcoholic and non-alcoholic spirits, ice cream and dairy, fruit, chocolate, healthcare, cannabis, and others. Lori also has been active in the Oregon business community throughout her career as a board member, advisor, consultant and mentor, and is currently on the board of Tender Loving Empire, mentor/coach at Xxcelerate Women and an advisor to a number of founders and small businesses.
Cost: Community Pricing $10, $20, $35 (For our webinars, we use “pay what you can” pricing to be accessible to the community.)
Location: This is a hybrid event. You can choose to either attend in-person, at our SE Portland office in The Factor Building or join virtually via Zoom. Tickets are the same and will include information for both in-person and online.
Co-Hosted by: Xcelerate Women a transformative community that supports Oregon’s women and gender expansive business owners on their journeys to success. Their business advising, peer mentorship, and growth education programs help women increase self-efficacy and overcome internal and external barriers to create economic power, build generational wealth, and positively impact their communities. Learn more and get connected to services at www.xceleratewomen.org.