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2018 Core77 Conference: Launching and Growing Your Creative Business

  • A/D/O 29 Norman Avenue Brooklyn, NY, 11222 United States (map)

The 2018 Core77 Conference takes place on October 25th in Brooklyn, NY, and will focus on starting and running a design business, or launching your own product line. The morning sessions will feature creative entrepreneurs, advisors and investors sharing their stories of personal success and best practices. In the afternoon attendees will get an opportunity for a deep dive into specific topics through hands-on workshops covering public relations, brand building, social media, crowdfunding and more.

Attendees will walk away with tangible skills and toolkits to help them produce, finance and promote their products, their services, and themselves, along with a network of connections to help nurture their nerve. It will be informative, it will be honest, and it will be fun.

Confirmed Presenters:

Paco Arizmendi - Events Director, FreshBooks
Carly Ayres
 - Design and Partner, HAWRAF Studio
Craighton Berman - Designer, illustrator, educator and creator
Ti Chang - Co-Founder and VP of Design, CRAVE
Emily Cohen - Author and business consultant
Alex Daly - Public relations and crowdfunding expert, Vann Alexandra
Michael DiTullo - Product designer and creative director
Joseph Guerra - Design and Partner, Visibility Studio
Kyle Hoff - Co-Founder, Floyd
Alexis Houssou
 - Entrepreneur and investor
Maya Kopytman - Partner, C&G Partners
Alex O'Dell - Co-Founder, Floyd
Harry Parr - Co-Founder, Bompas & Parr
Ksenya Samarskaya
 - Founding Member, Samarskaya & Partners
Pedro Sanches
 - Design and Partner, HAWRAF Studio
Sina Sohrab - Design and Partner, Visibility Studio
Katheryne Thayer - Senior Design & Technology Editor, Kickstarter
Jamie Wolfond
 - Founder of Good Thing, product and furniture designer