Announcing the first wave of EntreFEST speakers

Jill WilkinsEntreFEST 20170 Comments

And now, we’re announcing the first wave of speakers to expect at EntreFEST. Which means there is, even more, reasons to be excited! We’ve said that almost anyone can benefit from the innovative and entrepreneurial mindset at EntreFEST, and this sentiment shines through when perusing the list of speakers. Are you looking for someone with a background in employee engagement … Read More

Tips to take on EntreFEST like a Pro

Jill WilkinsEntreFEST 20170 Comments

Guest Blogger: Sarah Binder First, let me welcome you. Iowa’s entrepreneur community thrives when new people bring new ideas, new passion, and new energy – I’m so glad you’re here and can’t wait to (hopefully!) meet you. Second, let me share a little about myself: I’ll be attending my fifth EntreFEST in 2017. I have been on the curation committee … Read More

Meet the EntreFEST 2017 Team

Jill WilkinsEntreFEST 20170 Comments

I am thrilled to be leading EntreFEST as part of the NewBoCo staff and excited to begin a new journey in my career. What better organizations to co-produce Iowa’s largest gathering of entrepreneurs and innovators than NewBoCo (an organization whose mission is to accelerate world-changing ideas from Iowa) and the Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance (EA) (an organization that aims … Read More