In anticipation of the Lunar New Year celebrations, join us for an insightful and inspiring event that celebrates the journey of Asian women entrepreneurs. Our panelists will share their unique challenges, pivotal moments in their business journeys, insights into their mindsets, and cherished rituals surrounding the Lunar New Year.
Friday, February 9, 2024
4:00-6:00 PM ET
1 Liberty Plaza, 11th Floor
The event is free but you must register in advance.
Men are always welcome to attend.
Donations of $10 or more to NYWIB are welcome and appreciated, but not required.CLICK here if you would like to donate to support NYWIB’s mission and programs.
Doors open at 4 pm. Refreshments will be served.
4:15 – 4:25 pm Opening Remarks
4:25 – 5:15 pm Panel Discussion Speakers:
Julie Zhu, Founder of Julie Zhu LLC. Vic Lee, Co-founder and CEO of Welcome to Chinatown. Mai Truong, Founder of Bo&Me, Edwina Yeo, Co-founder and CEO of Supermomos.
5:15 – 5:55 pm Advisory Circles and Community Partner Tables + Networking
Edwina Yeo – Supermomos
Priyanka Jain – 3×3
Julie Zhu, Julie Zhu LLC
5:55 – 6:00 pm Closing Remarks
Kina Thomas, New York City Department of Small Business Services (SBS)
Common Mistakes to Avoid as a Woman Entrepreneur: Learn from the experiences of our panelists as they discuss the challenges they faced and the valuable lessons they learned on their entrepreneurial journeys so you can steer clear of common pitfalls.
Celebrating Your Identity: Explore how to embrace and celebrate your unique cultural identity, forging connections with your roots and your community.
Achieving Business Growth and Impact in 2024: Discover a wealth of resources specifically tailored to empower women and minority entrepreneurs (including WE Connect). Our panelists will provide insights into the business market’s trends and the best way to navigate and thrive in 2024.
For even more networking, consider signing up for our monthly networking sessions.
Conversations & Connections, sponsored by NAWBO, offers network-building in an informal environment, with like-minded professional women and with the focus on getting to know each other as people not just business owners.
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