craftHER Market spring ‘19 Makers’ Mixer
Join us on April 4, 2019 from 7 to 9 PM at the #BBATX headquarters.
Presented by #bbatx and Volusion, this mixer is a time to meet your fellow craftHER makers. Join us at the #BBATX Headquarters (916 Springdale Rd. Bldg. 4 Unit 102) to create thank-you cards for your customers at craftHER, as well as listen in on a panel about creating seamless offline to online customer experiences. Mingling, networking and craftHER tips and tricks to be expected.
After the mixer, you’re also invited to join the #BBATX team for an intimate set and installation by two of our resident artists, DJ I WANNA BE HER and Jinni J, at the LINE Hotel Austin from 9 to 11 PM. The event is free with RSVP. Click here to learn more.
Meet this mixer’s panelists.
Adriana Arispe (left in photo) is the founder of Austin startup, Meer Bra. A rooted entrepreneurial spirit and significant B2C retail marketing experience led her from the traditional 9-to-5 job in 2016 to the 24/7 full-emersion experience of owning and operating a fast-paced women’s retail brand that designs, makes and sells stylish, highly-functional bras. From creating and shaping brand guidelines to designing and building bras from scratch, crafting IP protection and building an effective core team, her experience and knowledge is wide-reaching and her insider experience on what it takes to run a modern retail company in the digital age is first-person informed. A true Austinite (born and raised), Adriana holds an MBA from the University of Texas and enjoys hiking the Greenbelt with her three dogs. Click here to read a write-up on Meer Bra in Austin Woman.
Violeta Mojica Hernandez (left in photo) is a partner at Hermanitas Boutique and one of the founders of Lavaca Studios. Currently, she is the chief marketing officer at Lavaca Studios and a sewist for Hermanitas Boutique. She is working to provide a space in downtown San Antonio where makers of all ages can create, collaborate an grow. She also partners with local non-profits that encourage teens to pursue creative career paths. Violeta and the team at Lavaca Studios want to empower creatives with the tools they need to get their ideas off the ground. They provide studios space, equipment and mentoring to makers.
Jasmin Romero (right in photo) is a partner at Hermanitas Boutique and one of the founders of Lavaca Studios. She is the social media specialist and chief marketing officer of Hermanitas Boutique and Lavaca Studios. She focuses on providing customers a unique experience in which they feel represented. In Lavaca Studios she creates monthly events in which women of color vendors and makers showcase their products. Jasmin also curates the unique items avaiable at Lavaca Studios for this, she travels internationally to meet with makers from all over the world.
Get your RSVP details.
As a craftHER Market Spring ‘19 maker, your RSVP is included with your booth fee! All you’ve got to do is show on up. Make sure you review the schedule, so you don’t miss anything:
7:00 to 7:30 PM - Check-in with complimentary beverages from Tito’s Handmade Vodka
7:30 to 8:15 PM - Customer Experience panel, presented by Volusion
8:15 to 9:00 PM - Mingling activities, thank-you-card making and more!
9:00 PM to 11:00 PM - Afterparty at The LINE Hotel Austin (Click here for details.)
PS: You’re welcome to bring a plus-one. 🎈