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TD Bank Morning Star Speaker Series: Jules Pieri
May 14, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Need help innovating, inventing, and bringing new ideas to market?
Join us for the next TD Bank Morning Star Speaker Series event featuring Jules Pieri, expert in turning ideas into successful products.
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
8:00 – 10:00 AM
Ronald Reagan Building Rotunda (download directions to the venue)
- Hot buffet breakfast
- Networking with peers from across the region
- Presentation from Jules Pieri followed by Q&A
- The first 100 attendees to arrive will receive a free copy of How We Make Stuff Now
Registration fee: $150. All Board of Trade members save 50% and most receive at least one complimentary ticket to this event. To find out your membership benefits and registration code, contact [email protected].
About Our Speaker
Jules Pieri is a cofounder of The Grommet, an online retailer that helps entrepreneurs bring innovative new products to market, and author of How We Make Stuff Now: Turn Ideas into Products That Build Successful Businesses. Jules cofounded The Grommet in 2008 and serves as CEO. Since its inception, The Grommet has launched more than 3,000 consumer products, including household names such as FitBit and GoldieBlox, and started the Citizen Commerce™ movement to reshape how products are discovered, shared, and bought. Her book takes budding entrepreneurs through the steps of launching a new product, including developing an idea, securing working capital, ensuring product quality, and pleasing customers.
Come to learn more about developing an entrepreneurial mindset and navigating the barriers to market entry. Not an entrepreneur? This conversation may spark ideas for how to boost innovation in your company.
Watch this short video to learn more:
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