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biz ladies meet up: feb 20 at dwr!

mark your calendars- the second biz ladies meet up is set for tuesday, february 20th! we'll meet at dwr brooklyn heights from 7-9 pm- but this time we'll have experts there to give advice and answer questions. details below (please rsvp right here if you plan on attending):
  • we'll have drinks and snacks (and card-sharing, mingle time) from 7-7:45 and then we'll introduce our panel of experts who'll introduce themselves and give a brief explanation about what they're there to discuss. speakers will be:
    • ryan deussing and audrey aponte of elsewares (pricing, marketing and getting your work in shops)
    • alissia melka-teichroew and karen of clothes-pin (producing, distributing and manufacturing your goods. will include tips about stateside vs. international manufacturers)
    • grace bonney (me, design*sponge) (discussion: public relations and promotion for the independent designer/artist)
    • joi lakes (discussion: legal issues and law advice for the indepedent designer/artist)
we won't be formal lectures but we'll set up sections for each "expert" so people can come and go as they please to ask questions and hear advice. so, come early and bring questions- we're all here to help each other. hope to see you all there!



Anonymous Anonymous said...

Oh, how I wish this was being recorded so I could still get all the useful info.. you ladies have a wonderful & productive night!

Atlantic Beach, FL

3:00 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

oh, this sounds like a lot of fun! too bad i live in wisconsin...

3:18 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I wish you could podcast this get together. It sounds fantastic.

3:39 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

fear not, y'all... i'll be bringing a "real" expert with me. i dont want to get disbarred before i'm officially admitted... ;o)

4:06 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

i missed the last one and how i've been waiting for another. it'll be a bright light in february!

4:28 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

i am soooo jealous for everyone that lives in the area. any chance of taking minutes and posting them for the rest of the world than can't make it to the meeting?

how wonderful!

5:21 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

love how you bring design biz women together. alas, i'm in los angeles, but it sounds like a great event!

9:20 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Oh I wish I didn't live so far away... and in the middle of nowhere! Is there any way to create a podcast out of this? It looks like you have a great panel set up.

7:56 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

What an amazing opportunity to learn and grow in the independant art & design feild!! I don't think I can make it! Is there any way I could be filled in out what went on?? will this be recorded some how?
Sincerely, Rhoby

10:30 AM  
Blogger design*sponge said...

there will be audio and tip sheet downloads available for everyone on d*s after the event :)


10:59 AM  

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