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Holiday Season Vendor Boot Camp

Thursday, October 11 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm • Organized By Eastside Collaborative
300 East 39th Street, Kansas City, MO 64111


The holiday season can be extremely profitable for small businesses - IF you are prepared for success. Learn from local experts (event hosts and vendors) that have the secret to successful craft markets, expos and trade shows. Then participate in a guided learning experience to come up with a personal action plan for your business. Let this event be your "workout" for holiday selling success!

Opening Presenter:
Katie Mabry van Dieren, Curator & Owner of Strawberry Swing Indie Craft Fair

Expert Panelists:
Kondra Gibson-Dingle, My Diva Boutique
Anthony Iyewarun, Ajagun Beard
Toriana V. Saddler, Blue Esscents Candle Co.
Jessica Thomas, #LipVogue and J Thomas Real Estate
Moderator - Safiyyah Mills, Sentimental Moodz


Doors open at 5:30 PM. Event begins at 6:00 PM. Small bites will be provided.

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300 East 39th Street
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