“Whether you’re just getting started with your business, or ready to take it to the next level, the Edible Startup Summit can be a great source of information,” said Sharon Lezberg, Dane County Extension Community Development Educator.
Register through Eventbrite here: Edible Startup Summit 2020
Cost: $25 for both days
Review the agenda and learn more here: Edible StartUp Summit
Download the flyer for this event in different languages here:
- ESS 2020 Flyer ENGLISH, PDF 870 KB
- ESS 2020 Flyer SPANISH, PDF 872 KB
- ESS 2020 Flyer HMONG, PDF 876 KB
To speak to someone in Spanish about this event, please contact Claudia Wiederholt at 608-224-3704
Entrepreneurs from around the state will gather virtually for a two-day summit November 9 and 10, 2020. The Edible Startup Summit focuses on food businesses who are in the early stages of business development.
Co-hosted by UW-Madison Extension Dane County and the UW-Madison Division of Extension Community Food Systems Program, the state-wide summit offers comprehensive and interactive education on what it takes to develop a local food business.
Experts from across the state will provide information on a wide range of topics including:
- Trends in food business
- How to write a business plan
- Food safety requirements
- How to create a unique brand
- Business innovation during Covid-19
- How to get a product onto the grocery shelf
- How to work with a distributor
- On-line ordering systems
Attendees will also have the opportunity to meet one-on-one with industry veterans for consultation, and to network with other entrepreneurs.
With several years of success supporting businesses located in Dane County, 2020 will be the first year this event will be offered to a state-wide audience. The Edible Startup Summit will provide participants a valuable experience to develop connections and grow their business.
For more information, please contact Sharon Lezberg at: email@example.com