Written by Danasia Fantastic
I’m so excited to be moderating the “Create Your Career” Discussion Panel at WAX Studio on April 24th! ELSA AND ME in collaboration with Ladypreneur League, the Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce – Georgia and WAX Studio, will host a an awesome night of networking, shopping and discussion, from 7:00-9:00PM at WAX Studio in Old Fourth Ward. The alternative career-focused evening of networking, cocktails and creativity will feature special guests along with panelists: Myka Harris Barbato of WAX Studio, Scoutmob founding member and brand creator Liza Dunning, Community Farmers Markets Executive Director Katie Cash Hayes, ELSA AND ME‘s Maja Svensson and founder of Ladypreneur League and Girl Wander, LLC, Porsha Thomas. I’ll be moderating and discussing with these lovely ladies the ins and outs of entrepreneurship! They’ll share insight about business ownership in today’s climate and offer advice to event-goers looking to make the leap into entrepreneurship.
Guests will have the opportunity to network with other women professionals, sharpen their business acumen, partake in ELSA dress fittings and for those who arrive early, have a chance to take away swag-bags filled with treats from panel members.
659 Auburn Avenue #253 at Studioplex
Atlanta, GA 30312
Thursday, April 24, 2014
ABOUT ELSA AND ME
ELSA AND ME’s elegant but casual garments are fashioned after the personal styles of founder Maja Svensson’s Grandma Elsa and Grandma Ruth. The Brooklyn-based fashion brand makes customizable women’s work and formal attire from certified organic cotton sateen. The collection is made of up of the original 3/4 sleeve ELSA dress, the sleeveless ELSA dress, the RUTH dress and is available in four staple colors. The ELSA AND ME collection is sold exclusively through designated sales ambassadors, fitting events and online.
ABOUT LADYPRENEUR LEAGUE
Ladypreneur League is an Atlanta-based social networking group, lifestyle platform and community for women entrepreneurs. Founded by Porsha Thomas in November 2013, the organization seeks to create a thriving community of women entrepreneurs invested in supporting each other’s successes and interested in collaborating to create new endeavors in Atlanta and beyond.
ABOUT WAX STUDIO
Opened by entrepreneur Myka Harris Barbato in 2009, WAX is Atlanta’s premier waxing studio specializing in hair removal for women and men. Barbatos, an advocate of green-living and committed to keeping a healthy clientele, only uses and retails products that are free of harsh materials and safe for the environment. Barbato’s love for the environment trickles down into the WAX studio space where low VOC paint, vintage and salvaged materials as well as low voltage, energy efficient lighting is used. Housed inside of WAX is BUFF nail bar, a mod nail bar focused on natural nail care.