4th Women Empowered: Hold & Grow Your Business!

Starts:03/06/2018 @ 9:30 am PST
Duration:4.5 hours

Frannet of the Bay Area and Silicon Valley SCORE present...

4th Women Empowered: Hold & Grow Your Business!


This free, “must-attend” event is for women in all stages of business to:

  • Understand how the new tax code affects you as a business owner
  • Learn how to leverage digital and gorilla marketing to build your business
  • Learn about low-cost, gorilla marketing tactics you can use
  • Hear about working capital loans 
  • Learn 10 things every woman in tech should know 
  • Network with other successful women entrepreneurs
  • Learn about netwoking and accountability groups and how to start your own 

What to Expect

  • Keynote Presentation by Helen Xu, Managing Director at KPMG LLP Silicon Valley Office 
  • Funding overview on traditional and creative lending for new and existing businesses 
  • 1-hour breakout sessions (see descriptions below)
  • Sponsor overview of services/products
  • Network with successful women entrepreneurs and local resource partners
  • iPad Raffle and more! 


Breakout Sessions

Attend 2 of the following breakout sessions. You'll be asked to make your selection at time of registration:

  • How to Leverage Digital and Gorilla Marketing Techniques to Build Your Business led by Elyse Phillips - Demand Generation Consultant
  • 10 Things Every Woman in Tech Should Know led by Heidi Rhodes - Digital Transformation Advisor for Cisco Systems 
  • Networking and Accountability Groups, how to get started. Led by Katie Fagan, President & Sr. Franchise Consultant of FranNet of the Bay Area. 


Parking Information

Parking Validation provided by SJPLWorks Business & Career. To get your parking validated please park in the 4th Street Garage located at 44 S 4th Street, San Jose, CA 95112 and bring your ticket with you to the event. Validation will occur inside the event room. 



All attendees will be entered for a chance to win an iPad! First 20 attendees will receive a free copy of “Built to Sell.” Light snacks and refreshments will be served. 



Contact Elizabeth at ecarmona@frannet.com or (408) 772-9868. 


City & State:San Jose, CA
Additional Information:


Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library

150 East San Fernando Street, 3rd Floor, San Jose, CA 95112

Registration:Click here to sign up.