REAL AZ ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL KICKS OFF BUSINESS WORKSHOP SERIES WITH ‘SHARK TANK’ WINNER ON NOV. 7

Business owners and budding entrepreneurs can meet ABC’s “Shark Tank” winner (season two), Kiersten Hathcock of Mod Mom
Furniture, at a mixer on Wednesday, Nov. 7, from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Ponderosa Center lobby and Symposium Room 101 at Northland Pioneer College, 1001 W. Deuce of Clubs in Show Low. At the mixer, presented by the REAL AZ Development Council, Hathcock will share inspiring stories and entrepreneurs can learn about a six-month series of free workshops that culminate in a region-wide Shark Tank-inspired Pioneer Pitch event in Show Low in May 2019. The workshop series will prepare and encourage aspiring entrepreneurs to build a business model, secure funding and attract clients.
Hathcock is an ex-TV marketing executive turned self-taught carpenter who launched and built an internationally known kids’ furniture company out of her 400-square-foot garage. For more information about the event or workshop series, call Stephanie Ray at (928) 524-4167.