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WEDallas: Boot Camp

Capital One & The Dallas Entrepreneur Center (The DEC)

Thursday, November 15, 2018 from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM (CST)

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WEDallas: Bootcamp 1d 11h 5m Free  

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NOVEMBER 15, 2018 | 11AM - 3PM 

**Feel free to attend all or any portion of the event. Detailed agenda below


We're just days away from the last WEDallas event of 2018!

You don't want to miss:

Suzy Batiz, Founder & CEO of Poo~Pourri & supernatural
Merrilee Kick, Founder & CEO of BuzzBallz
Jasmin Brand, CEO, LaunchDFW & Founder, Darby James

and a community of female founders and WE allies.

Join us for a day of inspiring sessions, keynotes, and connections.

Registration is free but space is limited. 



Attendees are welcome to join all or any portion of the event that suites their schedule & availability

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Registration & Lunch

12:00 PM - 12:10 PM Opening Remarks

12:10 PM - 12:45 PM Lively panel of business leaders from Dallas Chamber & Capital One

12:45 PM - 1:15 PM Jasmin Brand, CEO, LaunchDFW & Founder, Darby James

1:15 PM - 2:00 PM Merrilee Kick, Founder & CEO, Buzz Ballz 

2:00 PM - 2:45 PM Suzy Batiz, Founder & CEO, Poo~Pourri & supernatural

2:45 PM - 3:00 PM Closing remarks by Alyce Alston, CEO, The DEC


Speaker Highlight

Suzy Batiz

Suzy Batiz is the inventor, founder and CEO of Poo~Pourri and supernatural. She is an expert in entrepreneurial intuition. A serial creator and entrepreneur, she developed an exponentially growing, debt-free enterprise worth $400 million without borrowing a dime or enlisting a single investor. Suzy has mastered harnessing her intuition and diving into her alive ideas to grow an empire that tackles taboo topics and challenges societal norms. Suzy has been featured by leading business publications including Forbes, CNBC, Fast Company and Entrepreneur. She has also been interviewed for Modern Hero, Marie Forleo, Girl Boss Radio & The Skinny Confidential podcasts and has given presentations for Emerging Women, The Summit Series, Conscious Capitalism & the In goop Health summit.

Merrilee Kick

Merrilee Kick is the CEO/Founder of BuzzBallz/Southern Champion, the only woman-owned Distillery/Winery in the United States, located in Carrollton, Texas.  The company is family operated, and home to 100 employees in the Dallas area. The company sponsors educational scholarships as well as non-profits dedicated to helping fight human trafficking. Merrilee is a winner of the EY Entrepreneur of the Year Southwest 2018, EY's Winning Women Award 2016; Winner of the Enterprising Women's Award 2017, and Winner of the 2013 Distinguished Alumni Award from Texas Woman’s University. She was a former CBS News Anchor, writer & "live" radio newscaster, voice-over artist/actress and a high school teacher.

Jasmin Brand

Jasmin Brand is the CEO of Launch DFW, bringing close to a decade of executive experience in digital publishing and marketing strategy to the Texas based digital media company on a mission to inspire and support the future of tech and business innovation in the region. She is the founder and President of DARBY JAMES, a respected agency leader in experiential marketing, content creation and comprehensive brand strategies for cities and startups. Jasmin is also the founder of Beats By Her, a digital storytelling and live music platform for independent female artists. Since its inception two years ago, Beats By Her has garnered noteworthy partners such as Live Nation/House of Blues and expanded its growing membership nationally, with a multi-city tour in the works for 2019.

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Capital Factory + The DEC
3102 Oak Lawn Avenue
Dallas, TX 75219

Thursday, November 15, 2018 from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM (CST)

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