Elevate and Celebrate

April 16, 2024, 9am - 1pm

Carroll County Arts Council....91 West Main St.....Westminster, Md 21157

Here is an opportunity to network and engage in dynamic panel topics to "Elevate" your knowledge base and expand opportunities for success! 


9:00am-9:30am - Registration & Networking

Get here early and meet fellow entrepreneurs in the community and enjoy a cup of coffee and pastries before we get started. 

9:30am-9:45am - Opening Remarks

Join us in the theatre as we get started with an introduction to the day by Rick Leimbach, of Startup Portal, and our Prime Sponsors.

9:45am-10:25am - Panel 1: Raising Capital

Fueling the Engine: Raising Capital
Moderated by: Rick Leimbach - Carrollton Partners

Fundamentals that accelerate your ability to raise capital

10:30am-11:10am - Panel 2: Entrepreneur Mindset

The Entrepreneurial Mindset
Moderated by: Henry Mortimer, Director / Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation / University of Baltimore

What are the key elements for building that foundation?

11:15am-11:55am - Panel 3: The Selling Mindset

The Selling Mindset
Moderated by: Chris McDonell - Sandler/MCG Consulting

What Behaviors and Knowledge Optimize Your Ability to Sell?

12:00pm-12:15pm - Closing Remarks

Prime sponsors wrap it up!

12:15pm-1:00pm - Networking and Lunch

Lunch provided!

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