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Do you consider yourself a Creative Entrepreneur?

Are you ready to take your passion and turn it into a business? Are you an entrepreneur that needs to learn how to take your business to the next level? Do you need a reboot and are looking for the right resources to help make your business successful? If so, “Grow a Creative Biz” is for you.

The “Grow a Creative Biz” workshop series provides the pathway for creative entrepreneurs to develop the foundation for building a profitable business. You’ll discover new business opportunities, develop your value proposition and learn about the resources you need to make your venture profitable.

Workshops are presented in four 3-hour sessions and include an additional one-on-one “Creative Advantage Coaching” session after you complete the series. Getting started on the right path is the goal to building your successful business.

Guided discussions will be lead by award-winning entrepreneurs Mark Burwell, Director of E-Hub Entrepreneur Center and Cheri Larson of Larson Creative Services. Guest creative-preneurs will also share their stories giving you the opportunity to learn from others who have been on this journey.

Discover the tools, tips, best practices and resources you need to turn your passion into profit!


Location: E-Hub Entrepreneur Center, 439 S. Jackson St., Green Bay, WI

Dates: Wednesday evenings – April 11, April 18, April 25, May 2
Time: 5:30 – 8:30 pm

Cost: $199 per person

This series is hosted by Urban Hope/E-Hub Entrepreneur Center. To register, contact Mark Burwell at (920) 420-9006 or email: mark@urbanhopegb.org


Location: D.J. Bordini Center – Fox Valley Technical Center

Dates: Tuesday evenings – April 10, April 17, April 24, May 1
Time: 5:30 – 8:30 pm

Cost: $199 per person

To Register, visit: https://www.fvtc.edu/apps/MyTraining/Public/FindAClass.aspx?title=Grow+A+Creative+Biz


A guided discussion, tools and resources will be provided to help entrepreneurs launch or grow a successful business. Through the workshops, creative entrepreneurs will discover:

  • Plotting the art of strategy
  • Branding and positioning
  • Communicating your value proposition
  • Understanding social media and online sales
  • Discovering the essentials of marketing and promotion
  • The benefits of collaborating with other entrepreneurs and social enterprises
  • Understanding and identifying who is your target customer and how to reach them
  • How to use both your creative & logical thinking to make your business stronger
  • Establishing an operations plan that includes pricing, merchandising, packaging and shipping
  • Developing sales strategies – including online, storefronts and catalog
  • Navigating life as a creative entrepreneur – staying focused and facing fears