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We have a special treat (and great service) for our CSW7 attendees this year: A pop-up agency dedicated to all things branding for your new business. Start out on the right foot and take advantage of their expertise!

This pop-up agency will assist our teams with branding their ideas through counsel and recommendations. Our talented Good&Smart ladies will help them develop their unique story, establish a digital presence, and advise on final pitch strategies.

Come by the Command Center on Saturday from 10am-4pm (location at UNCC Center City will be announced Friday evening and Saturday morning) to get coaching on all aspects of branding, social media, public speaking, and communications to various startup teams.

Featured Small Businesses:

● Jenifer Daniels, APR, founder and CEO of Good&Smart, helps brands use data, marketing, and digital to tell their stories. She also serves as adjunct faculty at UNC Charlotte’s Department of Communication Studies. In 2014, Jenifer launched #GoodCamp – an innovative unconference advancing effective communications for nonprofits. Jenifer is a New Leaders Council Fellow, board chair emeritus of Sustain Charlotte, and a TEDx Talker.

● Brandi Williams. beawilliams.com, helps companies align their corporate social responsibility programs with business goals for profit gain and to push social change.

● Denada Jackson, Bella Boca PR encourages all brands to Be HEARD! Through media relations, social media and other public relations strategies, Bella Boca wants to build a communication plan that will help businesses achieve set goals and reach target audiences to grow brands.

● Jameka Whitten, With dual operations in both Charlotte, North Carolina and New York City, JSW Media Group is a boutique public relations and marketing firm making quite a splash on the east coast independent entertainment scene. JSW Media boasts a wide range of services, which includes everything from artist publicity and event planning to image consulting and brand management. We are a full service brand management firm.

● Maya Elious, helps purpose-driven entrepreneurs earn more money in their business through consulting and effective web design and branding.

● Davida Jackson, Called2Connect specializes in bringing all aspects of your online presence together to promote YOU. We dazzle by delivering results through solid social media strategies, SEO, and innovation to strengthen your brand and boost your bottom line.


Megan Van Fleet