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Women's Business Center of Northern Virginia

10-WBC First Friday Business Breakfast 6/7/19

Fri 8:00 AM to 9:30 AM
Topic: Marketing and Sales

First Friday Networking Breakfast from 8am - 9:30am. Please arrive on time. To be included in the 30 second introduction of yourself and your business (or business idea) please make sure you arrive and are in your seat by 8am. Topic: Lean Marketing Description: Lean Marketing is an approach to promoting your business where the strategy is made to be driven by results. In this presentation, the audience will walk away with: * Understanding what the lean methodology is * Understanding of lean marketing framework * 3 principles of lean marketing * Practical steps for lean marketing campaigns. Speaker bio: Maureen L. Murat is an attorney and is Principal of Crowdie Advisors, LLC, a business consulting firm dedicated to helping local and foreign entrepreneurs and small businesses form business entities, transact business (strategy, planning and problem-solving), and obtain financing via equity crowdfunding and other alternative financing methods. Maureen has experience advising startups and early-stage businesses on equity crowdfunding strategies and other compliance issues related to raising funds to grow a business. She has extensive experience in navigating the JOBS Act exemptions and works with clients to ensure that they are able to meet their business and funding objectives. She also assists clients to determine which platform(s) would best serve their fundraising campaign. Maureen is a partner with Axes and Eggs, a blockchain think tank and digital advisory firm that focuses on blockchain consulting, education courses for executives and digital advisory services. She is also a Partner with AffinitiVC, a venture capital firm dedicated to managing funds in which underrepresented angel and venture capital investors may participate in the funding of underrepresented founders. Additionally, Maureen is Of Counsel to Cogent Law Group, a law firm dedicated to helping clients meet their business objectives. Her practice focuses on corporate matters, cryptocurrency regulation and compliance, and securities and tax matters. Her goal is to encourage entrepreneurs to find different ways to grow their businesses, while also being aware of applicable rules and regulations. Find more information about Maureen on LinkedIn: For WBC sponsorship opportunities: CANCELLATION POLICY: *Please review carefully for our cancellation policy has changed as of January 1, 2016. -Participants whose checks are returned for insufficient funds will be charged a $35 fee. -Participants who have paid for a class and do not cancel at least 24 hours in advance, will forfeit their entire payment. -Participants wishing to receive a refund and have cancelled in a timely manner will be charged a 10% administrative fee. This event is held at our center in Springfield - unless noted otherwise. If you need directions, please visit our Website

Speaker(s): Maureen L. Muart, Esq.

To register and for more information visit

Fee: $ 10.00

Phone: 703-768-1440


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