0715-0800: Networking Assistance & Open Forum Discussion. This is a great opportunity to strengthen your personal network among fellow academy grads. Tell us what's happening in your world these days, especially anything we might be able to help with. Typically someone in the group (if not several) will be able to offer advice, assistance, referrals, or other specific networking help. Grab some coffee and join us for interesting discussion, good camaraderie, and helpful networking.
2. SPEAKER SCHEDULE:
11/18/14 (this week): Open Forum/Networking - see above.
11/25/14: Molly Berger - Executive director of TiE Rockies. Ms. Berger will talk about the services and support they provide to entrepreneurs in Colorado, including specifically for veteran entrepreneurs. TiE Rockies is the Colorado chapter of TiE Global, the largest not-for-profit entrepreneur's network in the world. Their mission is "To support the Colorado Entrepreneur" through education, mentoring, networking and funding. They have many free events, including some specifically for military veterans. Their VET-preneurs group operates out of the Innovation Pavilion in Centennial and is focused on helping veterans become successful entrepreneurs and business owners. Web Site: www.rockies.tie.org . MeetUp Group: www.meetup.com/TiE-Rockies-Global-Entrepreneurs/
If there's a speaker you'd like to schedule for a Tuesday morning, please send a note to Joe Paniccia, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Have a great week.
Joe Paniccia (USMA '84)
Service Academy BizNet of Denver meets weekly on Tuesdays at 0700, in the Marriott Hotel at the Denver Tech Center. From I-25, exit Belleview east, then turn north onto Syracuse Street. The Marriott lots are paid parking (approx $2-4), however you can park for FREE across the street at Garcia's Restaurant (we have their permission). Look for us in the seating area inside the Marriott's coffee shop. RSVP is not required. Dress is casual. Attendance is open to graduates of the federal service academies (USAFA, USCGA, USMA, USMMA, USNA). There are no dues or fees. Our schedule, roster and other information are posted at www.academybiznet.org.