Our 2019 Orientation Workshop Held January 9, 2019. Watch this Facebook broadcast for more information about what to expect for this year.

2019 Schedule

Tues April 16

2pm – 4pm Event & Vendor Setup
  4:30pm-6:00pm WEC Reception – By Invitation

Wed April 17

7:30 am – 8:00 am Event & Vendor Setup
  8:00 am Networking & Exhibits
     
  8:30 a.m. Welcome & Keynote

 

2019 Women’s Entrepreneurial Conference Agenda

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

8:00AM – 4:00PM

Holladay City Hall

Schedule:

MORNING SESSION SPONSORED BY AMERICAN EXPRESS AND

SALT LAKE COMMUNITY COLLEGE GOLDMAN SACHS

10,000 SMALL BUSINESSES PROGRAM

8:00 a.m. ~ Registration – WBCUtah

Coffee & Connections – Sponsored By Utah’s Own

8:30 a.m. ~ Welcome & Morning Session

Guest Welcome & Sponsor Greetings

State of Women’s Entrepreneurship – Ann Marie Wallace

Keynote Speaker – Lydia Martinez “Knowing How to Find Your Customers”

Preview of the Day’s Breakout Sessions

9:15 a.m. BREAK & Networking w/Booths and Sponsors

9:30 a.m – 10:30 a.m. Breakout Sessions

Facebook for Beginners – Sponsored by KeyBank

Photos & Videos for Social Media – Sponsored by Utah’s Own

Digital Advertising – Where to Start? What’s New – American Express

10:30 a.m. – 15 minute ~ BREAK & Networking w/Booths and Sponsors

10:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Breakout Sessions

Instagram 101 – Sponsored by WBCUtah

Maximizing Facebook – Sponsored by SLCC Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Program

Social Media for Service/B2B: LinkedIn, Twitter, Blogs, etc. – Sponsored by First Utah Bank

11:45 a.m. – 15 minute networking break

Thank you to our Booth Sponsor: Humble & Hustle Studio

LUNCH SESSION SPONSORED BY MOUNTAIN WEST SMALL BUSINESS FINANCE

12:00 ~ 1:15 p.m. – Lunch, Networking & Keynote Speaker

Keynote Lunch Speaker – Micaela Choo – Social Media & Digital Marketing Trends

AFTERNOON SESSION SPONSORED BY KEYBANK

1:30 p.m – 2:30 p.m. Breakout Sessions

Pinterest 101- Sponsored by Utah Women’s Networking Group

Tools to Manage Social Media – Sponsored by CMO Guru

YouTube – Sponsored by Mountain West Small Business Finance

2:30 p.m. ~ Break – People’s Choice Award votes handed out

2:45 ~ 3:45 p.m. ~ Top 5 Finalist Pitches

 

Prizes: Quarter Finalists – $ 250; Semi-Finalists – $ 500 – Finalists: People’s Choice Award: $ 1,000

6th Place – $ 1,000 – 5th Place – $ 1,250 – 4th Place – $ 1,500 – 3rd Place – $ 1,750

2nd Place – $ 2,250 – 1st Place – $ 5,000

3:55 p.m. ANNOUNCE WINNERS

 

Thank you to our Grant Sponsors:

$ 1,250 Sponsors – CommGap & WCF Insurance

$ 1,000 Sponsors – Prestman Auto – Sapa – Utah Scale Center – Wells Fargo

$ 750 Sponsors – Advanced Business Consulting

$ 500 Sponsors – Ameriprise – Utah Women’s Networking Group

$ 250 Sponsors – Bear-O Care – Elle Marketing – Laurie’s Gourmet Buffalo Chips – SCORE – SLICE

Thank you to our In-Kind Conference Sponsors:

Computer Hospital – Custom Canvas Prints – Elle Marketing – Holladay City – PCS Creative Services – Tresa Martindale Photography

Utah’s Own – Utah Women’s Networking Group – Women’s Business Center of Utah