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2019 WeROC: Women Entrepreneurs Realizing Opportunities for Capital

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Salt Lake Community College - Miller Conference Center

9750 South 300 West

Sandy, UT 84070

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WeROC: Women Entrepreneurs Realizing Opportunities for Capital


Are you a woman-owned business having trouble raising funds? Learn from successful women investors, business owners, and influencers the secrets behind fundraising and overcoming issues and perceptions that you may not even know about. This is a full day of learning and networking.

The WeRoc Conference is a one day event to be held October 24th, 2019 at Salt Lake Community College to investigate the “WHY” and the “HOW”, for women raising funds for their companies.

WeROC Agenda:

7:00 am – 7:45 am Registration and Networking

8:00 am – 9:00 am Breakfast and Keynote: Doreen Benson (Benson Funds)

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9:15 am – 10:15 am Workshop Panels:

- Laying a Proper Foundation for Business Success Moderator: Heather Messenger (8Eleven) Panelists: Chris Anderson (Durham, Jones, Pineger) | Michelle Francis (Eide Bailey) | Mark Jaggi (Advanced CFO Solutions) | Catherine Lake (Stoel Rives) | Others TBA

- Success Stories: Moderator: Tara Rosander (Xceed Consulting) Panel: Andrea Guthrie (Gyde & Seek) Jennifer Lastra (360 Immersive) | Annette MacIntyre (Majelco Medical) | Meryl van der Merwe (Jafflz) |

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10:30 am – 11:30 am Workshops Panels:

- Changing Culture, leading young women entrepreneurs to ask for more and more often! Moderator: Cheryl Parker-Adams (PKG User Interface Solutions) Panel: Rose Maizner (Renewable Tech Ventures) | Fraser Nelson (Salt Lake Tribune) | Mary-Lou Smulders (9th Gear) | Tara Spalding (Hen House Ventures) | Others TBA

- Alternative Financing! Moderator: Jolene Anderson (Keiretsu Forum) Panel: Doreen Benson (Benson Funds) | Angela Dayton (SLC Angels) | Alex Eaton (Community Foundation of Utah) | Evan Nisselson (LDV Capital) Katherine Hill Ritchie (Nottingham Spirk Family Office) | Alison Wistner (Upwell Health) | Others TBA

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11:45 am – 12:45 pm Lunch and Keynote: Mary-Lou Smulders (9th Gear)

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1:00 pm – 3:00 pm WeROC Deal Forum


Deal Forum Panel includes: Jolene Anderson (Keiretsu Forum) | Alex Daines (Peterson Partners) | Susannah Duke (Pelion Ventures) | Leslie Goldman (The Artemis Fund) | Andy Jorgensen (Lighthouse Investments) | Marcia Nelson (Alberleen Capital) | Katherine Hill Ritchie (Nottingham Spirk Family Office) | Tara Spalding (Hen House Ventures)


Deal Forum presenting companies include: Free to Feed (Trillitye Paullin) | MedForums (Angela Dayton) | Nurish (Debora Fillis Ryba) | Prenatal Hope (Tammy Dorsey) | Prepear (Natalie Monson) | Teaching It Right (Andrea Johnson) | Others TBA



For thosen registered for WeROC, please join us for a cocktail reception 6-9p at Zions Bank downtown the evening before WeROC.

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