This Week at Capitol Post (January 22-26)

Greetings! Take a quick moment to scroll through our events below this week. Of note: Craig Cummings is coming to CP this Thu, Jan 25th and don’t forget to sign up for our two-day launch camp with SEEDSPOT. We’ve got a few more slots for those interested.

 

Thank YOU!

  • To all who joined us for our Co-Working Week and our Caffeine Canteen Coffee this past Friday morning! Check out some pictures of the morning here.
  • To the Academy of United States Veterans for honoring Bunker Labs and other veteran service organizations this past Saturday evening at the Vetty’s downtown. Seda Goff accepted the award presented by StreetShares Mark Rockefeller. Our pictures from the event are here.
  • To JPMorgan Chase’s Jay Siembieda for introducing us to the Maryland Tech Council’s CEO Tami Howie. We are excited to do more things with our friends up in Maryland this year!
  • To member Bill Abernathy for sharing his experiences working with us at the Capitol Post Board of Directors Meeting this past week. Thanks, Bill!

 

Our Workshops/Events at Capitol Post.

  • Wed, Jan 24. Capitol Post 1:1’s. Want to learn more about our programs and our co-working space? 12:00 – 1:00 PM. Sun Trust Foundation Room, POC: Emily McMahan.
  • Thu, Jan 25, Craig Cumming Brown-Bag Lunch. Craig is here from Austin, and we have asked him to share his lessons learned from being a founder and on how to raise capital.
    • He is one of the most well-known leaders in our space, is on the national board for Bunker Labs, runs Moonshot Capital with Kelly Perdew, and has a host of other accomplishments (too many to share on this plug!). Join us from 12-1PM, Capitol Post. POC. Emily McMahan. RSVP here.
  • Thu, Feb 8 – Feb 9, SEED SPOT & Capitol Post present “2-Day Launch Camp.” Join other impact-driven entrepreneurs and individuals interesting in launching a venture. Capitol Post, POC: Seda Goff. (attn CP members: email Seda for the discount code)

 

Our Workshops/Events Around the DMV.

  • Wed, Jan 31. Veterans in Residence powered by Bunker Labs Launch Dinner. 6:00 – 7:30 pm, WeWork Manhattan Laundry. By invitation. POC: Seda Goff
  • Thu, Feb 15. February Bunker Brews at WeWork. Meet and greet for all of the veterans and veteran-owned companies at WeWork locations around DC. Standby for more details, POC: Seda Goff.
  • Thu, Mar 8. The Muster DC. 12-6:00 pm. District Winery, Washington DC. POC: Seda Goff.

 

Workshops/Events from our Partners & Sponsors.

 

Support our Members.

Support the Armed Services Arts Partnership’s lineup of 2018 workshops for this Spring. POC: Dani Aron-Schiavone

 

Congratulations.

  • To Bunker Labs Austin and re.3D Co-Founder Samantha Snabes for winning one million (yes, one million) dollars at the WeWork Creator Awards this past Wednesday at Madison Square Garden. Read more here. Samantha took home first prize for the First Wave pitch competition we hosted at FH+H back in September. We are huge fans!
  • To Bunker Labs’ Becca Keaty for pitching on behalf of Bunker Labs and winning $180k. Great job, Becca!

 

Quote of the Week.

  • “Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.” – George Santayana

 

Want to get More Involved? Contact our fantastic campus manager Elizabeth

  • Join our mailing list: Stay up-to-date on what’s going on at Capitol Post and be the first to hear about future events.
  • Become a Friend of Capitol Post ($100/year):
    • Name recognition, 10% off our swag, and a free day pass to our coworking space
  • Become a Coworking Member ($300/month for veterans, DoD, and their families. Non-veterans, contact for pricing):
    • 24/7 access to our awesome coworking space and conference rooms in N. Old Town, Alexandria, plus our Founders Membership
  • Become a Virtual Member ($50/month):
    • Business address and mailbox, 5 hours of conference room use, and our Founders Membership
  • Founders Membership ($250/year. For veterans, DoD, and their families):
    • 1:1 counseling, industry networking events and working groups, business subscriptions

 

Have a great week!

 

Thanks,

Emily

 

 

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