Regional Business Center
This year’s EntreFest! will be like none you’ve ever seen before, with an expanded scope, innovation-focused breakouts and hand's on workshops---this is a conference you won’t want to miss!
This year’s event will include inspiring keynote talks from iconic Iowa entrepreneurs, high-touch breakout sessions led by entrepreneurs who’ve been there, and of course, there’ll be lots of networking opportunities to meet like-minded people and people who can help you, fueled by a bountiful selection of some of the best food and drink Iowa has to offer---all with one goal in mind: to help you move your entrepreneurial ideas forward.
Admission is just $119** and includes a two-day conference pass, four meals, the conference opening party, three keynote speeches, hands-on workshops, admission to over 25 breakout sessions, snacks and beverages throughout the conference, an optional post-conference Design Thinking Workshop and admission to the 2013 Dream Big, Grow Here Pitch Competition Finals----where you will watch a lucky entrepreneur walk away with $10,000 in prize money---plus some more surprises we’ve got up our sleeve.
Visit entrefest.com to register and for more information.
Rush Nigut will discuss common legal business structures, such as limited liability company, sole proprietorship and corporation. Rush's wealth of entrepreneurial and corporate legal experience makes him an engaging and knowledgeable expert. He will share practical advice on how various legal structures can vary in complexity, price and protection.
JoAnn Hines, the Packaging Diva, will share tips on how small business owners can make their products stand out and sell. Hines has more than 30 years experience in the packaging industry. She has been interviewed on TV and radio, traveled to China as a packaging summit guide, worked with the Small Business Administration (SBA) and spoken at the White House.