Business Operating Basics
Intensive Workshop for Entrepreneurs
Wednesday, September 11, 2013, 5:30pm – 8:30pm
Location: Hera Hub – 9710 Scranton Rd., San Diego, CA 92121
Have you thought of starting your own business but don’t know what it will take? Have you just started your business and are finding out that there are areas within your operation where you could use some help? Then this event is for you!
For this uniquely structured event we have gathered experts in key aspects of starting and operating life science companies. Specific topics include: Legal, Human Resources, Accounting, Information Technology, and Facilities. We have experts who will give basic information, best tips, and current practices. This is a breakout session style workshop where you will have the opportunity to ask experienced advisors and business leaders’ questions about operating a business.
This is an event not to miss if you are thinking of starting your own business or have just started one. We hope to see you there!
What you will get out of this program:
Basic information, best practices, tips
Top 10 things you need to know
Small group discussion with San Diego advisors and mentors
Small Group Discussions
(Three rounds, 30-40 minutes each, each with a different advisor and mentor)
Accounting: Dave Heistein, Profitwise Accounting
Information Technology: Alex Velasquez, Velasquez and Associates
Human Resources: Anita Manzo, Avitas Group
Facilities: Troy Gardner, FM&O Advisors, Inc.
Legal: Mike Brown, Stradling Yocca Carlson & Rauth
Jiwu Wang, Founder and CEO, Allele Biosciences
Taylor Moyer, Founder and CEO, Managed Lab Services
Scott Thacher, CEO, Orphagen Pharmaceuticals
Additional Mentors to be announced
Space is limited. $30/person for members, $50/person for non-members
Register today via our webpage at https://www.eventbrite.com/event/3559455427
The event is sponsored by the San Diego Entrepreneurs Exchange (www.sdentrepreneurs.org). The SDEE was founded by local entrepreneurs in order to provide a voice for the early stage technology startup, to encourage new entrepreneurs, and to sponsor networking and educational events to help develop the skills necessary to bring funding and business to the San Diego area.