Women's Small Business Conference - Nov. 3

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Join the Colorado Small Business Development Center Network for the Women's Small Business Conference next weekend.  Enjoy educational seminars, one-on-one consulting, valuable networking opportunities and exciting keynote speakers -- including Aurora-South Metro SBDC's Executive Director Marcia McGilley.

This marks the first year the Northern Colorado SBDC will host the Women's Small Business Conference, so don't miss out on this exciting opportunity!

Thursday, November 3rd | 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM

Embassy Suites | 4705 Clydesdale Pkwy. | Loveland, CO  80538

Funding and Finance | Certifications | Government Contracting | Marketing, Social Media, Websites | Business Planning & Operations | and more

Includes breakfast, lunch and networking reception.

Women in Business Convention

Thursday, August 20, 2015
2nd Annual Women in Business Convention

Sponsored by the University of Phoenix, Colorado Campus

Learn how to develop a business plan, fund your ideas, develop a marketing strategy, and hear from a panel of women entrepreneurs who made the LEAP!

Friday August 21, 2015
1:00 – 5:00 pm
Lone Tree Campus | 10004 Park Meadows Dr. | Lone Tree, CO 80124

Event Schedule:
  • 12:30-1:00 pm — Registration
  • 1:00 pm — Welcome
  • 1: 05 – 1:45 pm — Session #1 – Business Planning….It is Just Not That Difficult!
    Presented by Marcia McGilley- Executive Director South Metro Small Business Development Center (SBDC)
  • 1:50 – 2:30 pm — Session #2– Funding Your Business: Lending Options
    Presented by Megan Sheehan, Loan officer Colorado Enterprise Fund.
  • 2:35-3:15 pm — Session #3- Moving Your Business Forward
    Presented by Dr. Julianna Sanchez-Stone, President Career Life Academy
  • 3:20-4:00 pm — Panel Discussion – Women Entrepreneurs Sharing Insights and Inspiration
    Lasinda Crane – Cranelli’s Italian Restaurant
    Dr. Julianna Sanchez Stone – President Career Life Academy
    Korri Stainbrook – Community Relations Specialist
    Rachelle Disbennett-Lee – Coaching/Consulting Business
  • Networking 4:15-5:15 pm at Cranelli’s Italian Restaurant (across the street from the campus) — Happy Hour prices!

To register for this event or learn about additional workshops at the Colorado Campus go to: