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18th & Vine Summer Trep Series

Friday, July 19 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm • Organized By Opportunity Hub
1616 E 18 St, Kansas City, MO 64108


Join OHUB for the launch of its monthly 18th & Vine Summer Trep Series This inaugural experience will featured speakers are:

·         Sheena Allen, Cofounder of fun tech mobile app startup, Capway

·         Dave Parker, Founder, 6 Month Startup

·         Craig Williams, Global Strategy, CEO of My Life

·         Rodney Sampson, Executive Chairman & Founder, OHUB and Nonresident Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution.

Attendees can expect to receive expert knowledge and information, authentic networking and new connections, hors d’oeuvres, book signings, vendors and more. Vibes by DJ Maxx Gruv. Free and open to the public. RSVP required 


6p- Networking, Hors D’ oeuvres & Vibes with DJ Maxx Gruv

7p- Panel and Fireside Chat

8p- Vibe Out and Make Connections

July 19 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm Add to my Calendar
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Jay McShann Pavilion at the American Jazz Museum
1616 E 18 St
Kansas City, MO 64108
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