Handcrafted Entrepreneurs

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April 27, 2017
4/27/17 6:00 pm - 4/27/17 8:00 pm

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2017-04-2718:00:00 2017-04-2720:00:00 Handcrafted Entrepreneurs Learn the journey of going from maker to entrepreneur while staying true to your craft with prominent Portland creatives. Design Museum Portland and ... 922 SW Yamhill Portland, Oregon 97205 Design Museum Portland info@designmuseumportland.org


Learn the journey of going from maker to entrepreneur while staying true to your craft with prominent Portland creatives.

Design Museum Portland and The Joinery are partnering up for a UNITE discussion this Design Week!

Building a business while staying true to your craft is a challenge for any designer-turned-entrepreneur. Identifying the moment where you choose to pursue your talent as a full-time career, navigating and mastering the world of business, and building a team that aligns with your artistic vision are all essential components in the process and unique to every individual.

Moderated by the General Manager of PIE, the founders of Vitreluxe, Caravan Pacific, and Holly Mueller Home will discuss their inspiration for their designs along with their model of turning their craft into a business.

Complete with networking opportunities, complimentary drinks, and light appetizers, spring’s UNITE is a night not to be missed!

Meet our panelists:

  • Lynn Read, founder of Vitreluxe
  • Shannon Guirl, founder of Caravan Pacific
  • Holly Mueller, founder of Holly Mueller Home
  • Moderated by Rick Turoczy, General Manager of PIE

UNITE is Design Museum Portland’s evening discussion series which explores themes at the intersection of design and just about everything else. We’re looking forward to seeing you there!

Doors open at 6:00pm; Discussion begins at 6:30pm.

Become a member to attend this event for free • Membership starts at just $5/month