Our Workshops/Events at Capitol Post and DMV.
Tue, May 28 (5:30 – 7:30 PM) or Wed, May 29 (9:00 – 11:00 AM). Author/speaker Carl Nordgren presents Growing Your Entrepreneurial Mindset. No matter what stage your startup, business, or role at work is, you will be better prepared to gain fresh perspectives and achiever better results. RSVP for either session here.
Tue, Jun 4. Cooley & Capitol Post present a session on Capitalization Tables. You know your business is supposed to have a “cap table,” to track equity ownership, but you’re not entirely sure what a cap table is, what should be on it, and how it changes over time. Join us for a session about cap tables, hosted by our partner for pro bono legal services Cooley LLP, Cooley offices, Reston, VA, 4:00 PM. Email Emily McMahan to reserve a spot.
Partner Workshops/Events (Local)
Thu, May 16 – Fri, May 31. DC Tech Events.
Memorial Day Weekend.
Mon, May 27. The Friends of Rocky Versace present 17th Annual Memorial Day Ceremony, 11:00 AM, Alexandria, VA.
Mon, May 27. List of 2019 Memorial Day Ceremonies
Multi-Domain Operations (MDO). Challenge aims to improve the effectiveness of US and allies’ integrated operations in the areas of air, space, land, sea, cyber and the electromagnetic spectrum. Learn more here. Deadline: Mon, Jun 10th.
Resources/Articles of Interest
Ms. Jo’s Petite Sweets and the WeWork Veterans In Residence Program, featuring Erinn Roth (Army), Found/CEO of Ms. Jo’s Petite Sweets
This military spouse launched a virtual executive assistant service, Technical.ly DC, featuring Gabriela Bell (Spouse – Air Force), Founder of Organized Q.
Meet the honorees for our first-ever Veterans in Business Awards Washington Business Journal
Quote of the Week.
“Do. Or do not. There is no try,” The Empire Strikes Back.
Triple Direct Leadership. A big thank you to Triple Direct Leadership Founder/CEO Gerardo Martinez (Marine Corps). Gerardo took me out to hike/rappel/climb Old Rag Mountain yesterday. For companies looking to provide impactful experiences for their teams/leadership using the outdoors, look no further. Check out my video from yesterday here.
Virginia Women’s Pitch Competition. Thank you to Charlie Palumbo (Navy) and Chris Carlton (Navy) for inviting us to judge the pitch competition this past Thursday. Congrats to winner Honest Soul Yoga Founder/CEO Suzie Mills (Air Force). Governor Northam presented Suzie a check for $5,000. Read more about her win here. Thanks to PenFed and Bunker Labs DC City Leader Seda Goff for prepping the finalists!
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