She Started It | Film Screening Event | NAWBO

She Started It | Film Screening Event

Wednesday, October 2, 2019 - 5:30pm8:00pm
Miller Business Resource Center
9750 South 300 West
Bldg. MFEC, Rm. 101
Sandy, UT 84070
United States

Following five women over two years as they pitch VCs, build teams, bring products to market, fail and start again, SHE STARTED IT takes viewers on a global roller coaster ride from San Francisco to Mississippi, France and Vietnam. Along the way, it weaves in big-picture perspectives from women like investor Joanne Wilson; White House CTO Megan Smith; GoldieBlox CEO Debbie Sterling; and Ruchi Sanghvi, the first female engineer at Facebook.

Through intimate, action-driven storytelling, SHE STARTED IT explores the cultural roots of female underrepresentation in entrepreneurship—including pervasive self-doubt, fear of failure, and risk aversion among young women. It exposes, too, the structural realities women face as they become entrepreneurs, including lack of female role models and investors, and the persistent dearth of venture capital funding made available to women-led companies.

The event will begin with networking at 5:30pm followed by the film screening and panel discussion.

Hosted by NAWBO Salt Lake City - NAWBO SLC

Sponsored by Summit Community Counseling, Jodi Morandy Vawdrey, and Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses.

This event is free to attend but we are asking for a suggested donation of $10 (or other) to support the continued efforts of NAWBO.

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