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Food Venture Entrepreneur Education Summer Series

June 3 @ 1:00 pm - August 12 @ 2:00 pm

$299.00

St. Pete College Food Venture Entrepreneur Education Summer Series

What I Wish I Knew Before Starting a Food Venture Business

Mondays 1-2pm, 8 weeks, 9th week is presentation, 10th week is event

6/3 – The Start-Up Hustle: Unveiling the Psychology of Food Truck Success with Dr. James Pachence

  • Characteristics of successful entrepreneurs
  • Growth mindset vs. fixed mindset
  • Dealing with failure and setbacks

 

6/10 – Conquering Your Fears of a Business Plan with Dr. Louise Black

  • Company overview
  • Food truck vs Brick and Mortar v. Ghost Kitchen
  • Benefits to Commissary Kitchens
  • Ownership Styles

 

6/17 – Steps to Getting Started: Legal and Regulatory Requirements and Social Media with Kristin McKinney Zelinsky

  • Local health codes
  • Licensing requirements
  • Food safety regulations
  • Operating permits

6/24 – Profit Planner Pro: Menu Mastery & Costing Clinic with Dr. Louise Black

  • Menu pricing
  • Costing recipes
  • Profitability
  • Added value products and services

7/1 – Market Maven Masterclass: Unveiling Business Niches with Dr. Louise Black

  • Target market
  • Demographics and Psychographics
  • Competition – SWOT
  • Identify gaps
  • Differentiate your business

7/8 – Brand Brilliance: Crafting Your Digital Presence with Dr. Louise Black

  • Digital branding
  • Channels to reach your audience
  • Online ordering
  • Developing a content calendar and schedule

7/15 – Bank Ready Financial Essentials with Dr. James Pachence

  • Start-up costs
  • Operating expenses
  • P&L
  • Contingencies

7/22 – Capital Quest: Navigating Funding in Your Business Plan with Dr. Louise Black ***SBA Janet/Leslie to present? Confirm.

  • Funding
  • Application of Capital
  • Benefits to investors
  • Resources

7/29 – Titan Tank Presentation

8/12 – Grand Finale Event

Venue

The Foodie Labs
515 22nd Street South
St. Petersburg, FL 33712 United States
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Phone
888-417-8227
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