Events

Join us to connect and grow with the Upper Cumberland Entrepreneurial Ecosystem. We offer a variety of networking, informational and community events to help you connect with the local entrepreneur community and start or grow your business.

AUGUST 2022 Events

Powered by Her Lunch

August 11th, 2022

12:00 – 1:00 PM

The Biz Foundry

114 N Cedar Ave, Cookeville TN

FREE

Join us for lunch and an open discussion on business topics.

Powered By Her helps women entrepreneurs reach their potential through community connections. Monthly lunches are provided courtesy of First Volunteer Bank!

How to Write A business Plan

August 18th, 2022

5:30 – 7:00 PM

The Biz Foundry

114 N Cedar Ave, Cookeville TN

FREE

A business plan is a critical step for small businesses and startups (especially those that are seeking funding), but writing one can be overwhelming! This workshop will give guidance and feedback to help get those business ideas out of your head, and onto the paper. 

We will do a LivePlan demo, tackle your questions, and give tips & tricks to help you write a successful business plan. You will walk away from this workshop with a planning template and the resources you need to complete your business plan. 

Join us for a FREE workshop on how to write a business plan with our partners at TSBDC.

SEPTEMBER 2022 Events

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All Things Web

Tuesday September 6th, 2022

6:00 – 8:00 PM

The Biz Foundry

114 N Cedar Ave, Cookeville TN 38501

FREE

Come connect with your fellow local developers and programmers. Free beer and pizza provided. You don’t need to RSVP just drop in!

Powered by Her Lunch

September 8th, 2022

12:00 – 1:00 PM

The Biz Foundry

114 N Cedar Ave, Cookeville TN

FREE

Topic TBA.

Powered By Her helps women entrepreneurs reach their potential through community connections. Monthly lunches are provided courtesy of First Volunteer Bank!

nonprofit showcase

September 13th, 2022

6:00 – 8:00 PM

The Biz Foundry

114 N Cedar Ave, Cookeville TN

FREE

Join us to celebrate and hear the stories of 2 nonprofit organizations in our community making a big impact. We will be showcasing This is Living Ministries and The Exceptional Bean

3686 Entrepreneur Festival

September 27-29th, 2022

ALL DAY

Hosted by LaunchTN

Nashville, TN

$399+

This year’s 3686 will be a unique conference experience filled with opportunities to connect with your next collaborator, catch live shows downtown, and prepare your business for scale and growth with a suite of tactical speaker content, investor connections, networking and interactive sessions.

OCTOBER 2022 Events

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All Things Web

Tuesday October 4th, 2022

6:00 – 8:00 PM

The Biz Foundry

114 N Cedar Ave, Cookeville TN 38501

FREE

Come connect with your fellow local developers and programmers. Free beer and pizza provided. You don’t need to RSVP just drop in!

STARTING A NONPROFIT

Thursday October 6th, 2022

6:00 – 8:00 PM

The Biz Foundry

114 N Cedar Ave, Cookeville TN

FREE

Learn the ins & outs of starting a nonprofit organization from Jeff Brown, CEO of The Biz Foundry.

Powered by Her Lunch

Thursday October 13th, 2022

12:00 – 1:00 PM

The Biz Foundry

114 N Cedar Ave, Cookeville TN

FREE

Topic TBA.

Powered By Her helps women entrepreneurs reach their potential through community connections. Monthly lunches are provided courtesy of First Volunteer Bank!

Powered by Her Lunch - Mcminnville

Wednesday October 19th, 2022

12:00 – 1:00 PM

The Biz Foundry

118 S Court Sq, McMinnville TN

FREE

Topic TBA.

Powered By Her helps women entrepreneurs reach their potential through community connections. Monthly lunches are provided courtesy of First Volunteer Bank!

November 2022 Events

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All Things Web

Tuesday November 1st, 2022

6:00 – 8:00 PM

The Biz Foundry

114 N Cedar Ave, Cookeville TN 38501

FREE

Come connect with your fellow local developers and programmers. Free beer and pizza provided. You don’t need to RSVP just drop in!

Powered by Her Lunch

Thursday November 10th, 2022

12:00 – 1:00 PM

The Biz Foundry

114 N Cedar Ave, Cookeville TN

FREE

Topic TBA.

Powered By Her helps women entrepreneurs reach their potential through community connections. Monthly lunches are provided courtesy of First Volunteer Bank!

December 2022 Events

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All Things Web

Tuesday December 6th, 2022

6:00 – 8:00 PM

The Biz Foundry

114 N Cedar Ave, Cookeville TN 38501

FREE

Come connect with your fellow local developers and programmers. Free beer and pizza provided. You don’t need to RSVP just drop in!

Powered by Her Lunch

Thursday December 8th, 2022

12:00 – 1:00 PM

The Biz Foundry

114 N Cedar Ave, Cookeville TN

FREE

Topic TBA.

Powered By Her helps women entrepreneurs reach their potential through community connections. Monthly lunches are provided courtesy of First Volunteer Bank!

Coffee & Coaching: Email Marketing

Tuesday June 28th, 2022

8:30 – 9:30 AM

The Biz Foundry

114 N Cedar Ave, Cookeville TN 38501

FREE

Bring your coffee and laptop and learn to master the basics of email marketing! The Biz Foundry Marketing Director, Jess Lewis, will be walking you through the steps to send your first email campaign.