Business

Participate in targeted business bootcamps for early stage entrepreneurs, get hands-on advice from experts and learn from local leaders on their biggest mistakes and what they've learned.

Friday, October 2 10:30am–6pm

Track Day Events

  • Entrepreneur Boot Camp

    Geared towards early stage entrepreneurs, this fast paced boot camp will feature experts ready to teach you the basics of starting your business.

    Friday, October 2, 10:30am–12:30pm
  • Lunch&Learn: Workshop Your Business

    When starting a business, there’s usually not a lot of money, but a ton of questions. Wish you could hire a consultant or expert to help you perfect your business without a big paycheck? These Lunch&Learn workshops are perfect for the early stage business owner looking to get specific feedback and advice for their business.

    Friday, October 2, 12:30pm–4:00pm
  • #Failfest

    In this off-the-cuff, unfiltered and unapologetic event, we’ll hear from a variety of speakers about their past failure(s) and what they’ve learned along the way. Sometimes it takes a lot of failed attempts before you get to that one-in-a-million idea that will launch you to success.

    Friday, October 2, 4:00pm–6:00pm

Speakers

  • Melissa Burk

    Melissa Burk

    Melissa Burk has been a licensed Property and Casualty and Life and Health Insurance Broker since 1995. She is a Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC), is currently in the process of earning the Certified Risk Manager (CRM) designation, and, in addition, is pursuing the Certified Information Privacy

  • Belinda Kilby

    Belinda Kilby

    Belinda Kilby has been a visual artist for as long as she can remember. Belinda earned dual degrees in Art from SU and Art Education from the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, which led her to teach art for Baltimore City Public Schools for ten years. In 2010 she began creating drone aerial

  • Jeff Jacobson

    Jeff Jacobson

    Co-Founder and CMO, Kinglet. Born and raised in Baltimore yet schooled in New Orleans and New York, Jeff should have the most bizarre accent in history. Fortunately, all the drinking and eating had a reversing effect and left him accent-less. Jeff holds a BS in Finance from Tulane University and

  • Mike Subelsky

    Mike Subelsky

    Mike Subelsky is a programmer and web entrepreneur based in Baltimore. He is the CTO and co-founder of STAQ, and also co-founded OtherInbox.com (now part of ReturnPath), Ignite Baltimore, the Baltimore Hackathon, and the Baltimore Improv Group. Early in his career, he served as a U.S. Navy

  • Terry Kilby

    Terry Kilby

    Terry Kilby has been a lifelong maker and technology enthusiast. He first honed his electronics skills working with audio equipment. This led Terry to electronic music production where he toured the country signed to a record label. From there, Terry entered the world of graphic design and software

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