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The Connect Effect: Kidpreneur Edition
Sat, April 22, 2017, 12:12 PM – 2:00 PM EDT
The market for adult entrepreneurship training and grooming is oversaturated. As the biggest kidpreneur networking event in the Triad, The Connect Effect provides asipring and growing kidpreneurs with the tools designed to encourage success personally, academically, and professionally.
Gabrielle Goodwin, affectionately called Gabby, began her business when she was just 7 years old! Within the last 2 years, Gabby Bows, the double-face, double snap barrette, has afforded Gabby with unheard of opportunities for a child her age. In addition to raising $28,000 to start Gabby Bows, she has been featured on national platforms such as: Essence Magazine, Jet Magazine, Madame Noire, SCORE Mentors, The Tom Joyner Morning Show, and The Real just to name a few. In 2015, she was awarded the 2015 South Carolina Young Enterpreneur of the Year Award. Gabby Bows has filled online orders in 42 states and 7 countries; and is carried in 25 retail stores. In lieu of all of her tangible success, Gabby recently was recognized for receiving all A's in school! As a business mogul and academic scholar, The Connect Effect believes she will be a dynamic force to be reckoned with in empowering our youth. Her mom Rozalynn has been by her daughter's side EVERY step of the way and shares her faith journey of being a wife, mother of 2, career woman, and now fellow entrepreneur! You can read more about Gabby and Rozalynn at www.gabbybows.com.
The Connect Effect will be two fun-filled hours chock full of motivational nuggets, transparent Q&A, lunch, door prizes, and the biggest youth vision board party the Triad has ever seen! Making such a small investment in what you would spend for an outfit or a few happy meals, is sure to yield a return on investment so phenomenal, it couldn't be captured by a dollar amount. This is sure to be a priceless experience. We hope that you can join us!