This Week at Capitol Post (February 5-9)

SEEDSPOT | This Week at Capitol Post, Feb 5-9th

 

Greetings! We are excited to be in February finally (was it me or did January feel seven weeks long?) We have got some fantastic workshops & events planned. . .read on!

 

BLUF.

  • Lift off! Our two-day Launch Camp with SEEDSPOT is this Thu, Feb 8th, and Fri, Feb 9th.
    • We have seventeen people taking the plunge and have room for two more if you are holding back! RSVP
  • Can’t make the two-day Launch Camp?
    • You can still support our veteran entrepreneurs at the Pitch Night on Fri, Feb 9th from 5:30 – 7:30 PM at Capitol Post. RSVP

 

Our Workshops/Events at Capitol Post.

  • Thu, Feb 8 – Feb 9. SEED SPOT & Capitol Post present, “2-Day Launch Camp.” Join other impact-driven entrepreneurs and individuals interested in launching a venture. Capitol Post, POC: Seda Goff.
  • Fri, Feb 9. Pitch Night. Hear the pitches from the companies participating in our two-day launch camp. Open to all. Capitol Post, 5:30 – 7:30 PM. RSVP here. POC: Seda Goff.
  • Fri, Feb 16. GovCon Connect Session #1 for Capitol Post members, 08:30 – 10:00 AM. RSVP to Elizabeth Watson.

 

Our Workshops/Events Around the DMV.

  • Wed, Feb 7. Veterans in Residence powered by Bunker Labs Launch Dinner. 6:00 – 8:00 pm, WeWork Manhattan Laundry. By invitation. POC: Seda Goff
  • Feb 2018. February Bunker Brews at WeWork. Meet and greet for all of the veterans and veteran-owned companies at WeWork locations around DC. Stand by for more details! POC: Seda Goff.
  • Thu, Mar 8. The Muster DC. 12-6:00 PM (co-working available on site). District Winery, Washington DC. POC: Seda Goff.

 

Workshops/Events from our Partners & Sponsors.

 

Asks from our Members.

  • Have you had a good experience with an SBA lender? If so, we want to hear! let us know who and what bank.

 

  • Do you know of any veterans with good website/coding skills? If so, let me know.

 

Support our Members.

 

In the News.

  • Throwback. . .Tuesday. Check out blink.cloud Founder Jon Luzader in the news. The basic training throwback photo made us smile. Thanks Jon for the shout out!

 

Valentines Day Planning.

  • Our friends over at Dog Tag Bakery will make your Valentines Day easy AND sweet. Check out some of their specials

 

Welcome New Members.

 

Quote of the Week.

  • Most of us are experts at solving other people’s problems, but we generally solve them in terms of our own and the advice we give is seldom for other people but for” – Nan Fairbrother

 

Superbowl Follow-Up.

  • We are a bit of a divided Patriots vs. Eagles office here. Take a break with this hilarious skit from this past weekend’s SNL
    • Congrats to our Bunker Labs Philadelphia chapter for their victory (said begrudgingly)
  • Did anyone else see DCode Founder Meagan Metzger’s husband standing behind Pink during the national anthem?! The President’s Own Percussionist Gunnery Sergeant Michael Metzger is on the far left in the clip

 

See you this week at SEEDSPOT!

 

Thanks,

Emily

 

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