Your Guide to the Sarasota County EDC Entrepreneurship Series in Wellen Park

Want to learn more about the lifestyle of an entrepreneur and connect with business owners? Register for our free Sarasota County Connect Business Networking & Panel Discussion event on Thursday, April 11th at Solis Hall (19745 Wellen Park Blvd. Venice, FL 34293).

What to Expect

Meet with like-minded entrepreneurs and small business owners from Sarasota, Venice, Englewood, and North Port. Hear and interact with a panel discussion composed of four business leaders to gain industry insights, learn tried-and-true strategies, and learn lessons from success. 

Enjoy the event kick-off on April 11th from 5:30 pm to 6:15 pm with a networking session, then hear opening remarks by speaker, Tra Williams until 6:45 pm. The interactive panel discussion will go from 6:45 pm to 8 pm. Complimentary refreshments will be provided.

Meet the Speaker

Tra Williams is the President and CEO of FleetForce Truck Driving School and the author of Boss Brain. Tra’s mission is to rescue one million entrepreneurs from traditional employment by giving them his expertise in startup culture, entrepreneurship, and economic development. 

Meet the Panelists

Jamie Lovern

Jamie is the Founder and CEO at Lolablue with a 20-year history working in the wholesale industry. She started the artisan bath and beauty product company in 2003.

John Horne

John is the CEO at Oysters Rock Hospitality. With over 40 years of experience, John is well-known for opening the first Anna Maria Oyster Bar in 1995 which, since then, has expanded to six locations.

Tyler Holt

Tyler is the President at AvSky Jets Inc. where he is dedicated to making aircraft sales and ownership easy for buyers. AvSky has become one of the top aircraft brokerage firms in the world since launching in 2015. 

Space is limited. Learn more about this free Summer Series and register here.

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