What is FlintConf?
This is a one-day, single track conference in Denton for entrepreneurs, creatives, freelancers, side hustlers, and students in any stage of their business development to learn how to optimize available resources to start and grow successfully. Conference attendees will participate in business-informative, interactive sessions lead by experts in entrepreneurship, lean startup, marketing, branding, finance, wellness, and more.
Wherever you are in your entrepreneurial pursuits, FlintConf will take you further.
Who is FlintConf for?
design, creative, art, music, makers
For art and creativity to become sustenance: Feed the fire and yourself.
development, engineering, technology
For code to become cash: Develop ways to translate your work and value.
sales, marketing, bizdev
For ideas to become tangible: Transform ideas into plans and plans into results.
Senior Business Advisor
North Central Texas Small Business Development Center (SBDC)
Founder and Owner
Wildflower Art Studio
CEO and Cofounder
Founder and Ceo
Founder and CEO
Blue Steele Solutions
President / CEO
President and Cofounder
CEO and Cofounder
Small Business Lending at CapitalSource
Strategic Communications and Community Outreach Consultant
Texans for Safe Access
TWU Center for Women in Business
|8:30 am||Building Community Through An Entrepreneur's Lens||Heather Gregory|
|9:00 am||Building Your Business Battlecry -- A Powerful Brand Story That Actually Works||Heather Steele|
|10:00 am||Outburn Burnout: Creating Balance While Overcoming Chronic Stress||Pilar Angel|
|11:00 am||Unify + Simplify + Amplify: Where Story and Marketing Strategy Meet||Josh Berthume|
|12:00 pm||Lean Principles||Kyle Taylor|
|2:30 pm||Fund Your Future: Forecast & Manage Your Cash Flow||Britt Krhovjak|
|3:40 pm||The Entrepreneurial Mindset||Emily Roden|
What will you gain?
discover programs, organizations, and tools available to you to help you succeed
hear & learn from experienced entrepreneurs about their successes and failures
Funding + Finance
learn about your options for raising money and how to manage it once you have it
find like-minded individuals & people with complementary skill sets to collaborate with
Branding + Marketing
understand how to build your brand to find customers and close sales
determine how to avoid burnout & strike a healthy work-life balance
Tech community builder
Greater Denton Arts Council
Patterson Appleton Arts Center
City of Denton, Economic Development
Department offering support & services to businesses in all sectors and of all sizes
Texas Woman's University, Center for Women in Business
Business-growth resource for business owners, entrepreneurs, and students
NCTC - The Exchange
First State Bank Exchange at North Central Texas College - downtown Denton campus
Angel investment group based in Denton, Texas, administered as a program of Stoke
Family engagement and early learning resource and tool