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August 14th 2019 - NexusLA program Womentrepreneurs returns for third monthly meetup; topic and panelists announced


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NexusLA program Womentrepreneurs returns for third monthly meetup; topic and panelists announced

BATON ROUGE, La. — Womentrepreneurs, the female entrepreneur focused monthly meetup series from NexusLA, returns this month on August 20, 2019 with a new panel of women with expertise in the August topic — “Capital and Financing for your Business.”

The expert panel of women will discuss different strategies for financing a business venture, including investment opportunities and other various avenues for capital. As always, there will be ample opportunity for discussion and honest feedback.

In the first 15 minutes of the event’s main programming block, panelist and Techstars Startup owner Simone Spence will pitch her business to the attendees. Investors are encouraged to attend and hear her pitch, regardless of gender.

What: Womentrepreneurs August Meetup | Topic: Capital and Financing your Business | Panelists: Barbra Barnett, Stone Pigman; Simone Spence, Don’t Get Mad Get Paid

When: Tuesday, August 20 | Coffee and registration begins at 8:30 a.m., programming runs from 9:00 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.

Where: The Louisiana Technology Park | 7117 Florida Blvd., Baton Rouge, LA 70806

Women or investors interested in attending the Womentrepreneurs August Meetup are encouraged to visit womentrepreneurs.eventbrite.com to register for free.

Womentrepreneurs is supported by NexusLA premier sponsor Stone Pigman Law Firm and Business First Bank.

About NexusLA
A Baton Rouge-based organization which connects the innovation and entrepreneurship
community throughout Louisiana to resources, opportunities and solutions by implementing
strategic initiatives that increase regional collaboration, access to capital and technology
workforce diversity. For more information, please visit http://www.nexus-la.org/.

Stephen Loy