Escape the Bootstrap Trap! How to Get the Resources You Need to Run and Grow Your Business on Your Own Terms.
Join us with Jenny Kassan of Jenny Kassan Consulting and learn why bootstrapping is a trap for your mission-driven business. By the end of the night, you'll have what you need to know to stop bootstrapping so you can pay yourself a salary, hire great support, and make your business exactly what you want it to be.
About the Speaker:
Jenny Kassan has over two decades of experience as an entrepreneur and attorney and is certified as a coach by the International Association of Women in Coaching. She has helped her clients raise millions of dollars and raised several hundred thousand for her own businesses. Jenny earned her J.D. from Yale Law School and a masters degree in City and Regional Planning from the University of California at Berkeley.
Before becoming a securities lawyer, Jenny worked for eleven years at a nonprofit community development corporation in Oakland, where she served as staff attorney and managed community economic development projects including the formation and management of several social ventures designed to employ and create business ownership opportunities for low-income community residents.
Jenny is the President of Community Ventures, a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting the economic and social development of communities. She also co-founded the Sustainable Economies Law Center, a nonprofit that provides legal information to support sustainable economies.