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UVEF Presents: Lessons Learned

UVEF Lessons LearnedLessons Learned in March!

Thursday, March 14 at 11:45 a.m at THE ZIONS BANK BUILDING, Provo!

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UVEF Presents Lessons Learned for March featuring three rockin’ companies from our Top 25 Under 5.

Come to hear the top lessons learned by each of our guest companies, and get a unique insight into how a successful company overcomes the problems that kill most entrepreneurial ventures. Each company will present a list of lessons learned, and then we’ll open it up to the audience.

Alex Lawrence will emcee our ‘Lessons Learned‘ event, which will feature the following companies and representatives:

#1: Persnickety Clothing, Craig Rickenbach (CEO). #9 in our Top 25 Under 5 2012, with a few sales in 2009, some good growth in 2010, and then exploded in 2011.

#2: Simplicity Laser, Erik Adams, (CEO). #10 in our Top 25 Under 5 2012. First year of revenue was 2009, and they estimated 2011 sales at over $5 million with 75 employees.

#3: Arellia, Stephen Brown. #12 in our Top 25 Under 5 2012. First year of revenue was 2009 and they have grown to over a million dollar business with some very big name customers!


The event will begin at noon on Thursday, March 14th.

It will be held at the Zions Bank building in Downtown Provo. It will be in the Rock Rock Canyon Room on the 8th Floor…it is a great venue with an amazing, panoramic view, plenty of parking, and of course lunch. You will enjoy it. The exact address is 180 N University Ave, Provo, UT.

About UVEF

The Utah Valley Entrepreneurial Forum (UVEF) is a volunteer non-profit support group linking entrepreneurs to Money, Markets and Mentors. Celebrating 20 years of new business success, UVEF empowers current and future business leaders to thrive in today’s competitive market.

We provide real-world, practical education and valuable resources on how to access needed capital, attract new customers and tap into industry experts.

We welcome new members.

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UVEF May Luncheon: Lessons Learned

UVEF Presents: Lessons Learned on May 10th

Join UVEF for another interesting and educational lunch as three of our former UVEF Top 25 Under 5 award winners share their startup to success stories.

Thursday, May 10 at Novell, Building A, starting at 11:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m

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In our popular crowd-forum format, the following entrepreneurs will introduce their businesses, describe three lessons they’ve learned while starting and growing their ventures, and then take questions, comments, and feedback from the crowd.

To top it off, all attendees will get a chance to vote for the entrepreneur they think imparts the most valuable insights and lessons learned.

UVEF will award the winner a $500 cash prize and 2 extra UVEF membership seats for their company. We’ll also be giving away our iTunes gift cards for diligent tweeters throughout the event (so bring your mobile device!).

Our participants for the May Crowd Forum include:

Register for this event today, space is limited:

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Questions? Contact Michelle@cedo.org or 801.226.1521 ext.101
No cost for this event to current UVEF members. $25 for visitors.