Theme: After the Launch . . .
We often hear about companies that are launching, and we hear about companies that have sold. But what happens in between? What happens after the launch? There are many successful entrepreneurs in the Teton region, and we wanted to hear what they have been up to. What has happened in the days, weeks, months and years after they designed their website and open their doors?
We’ve asked Aiden Doane of Rex Specs, Brian Modena of TIMBR Creative Agency, and Andi Keenan of Penny Lane Cooperative to share their business journeys with us. They will be on our panel of business owners for “After the Launch”.
About Our Panelists:
Aiden Doane, CEO of Rex Specs (www.rexspecs.com)
Aiden founded Rex Specs in 2015 with her husband Jesse. Her background is in small business management, nonprofit development and accounting. She is a graduate of the Colorado College (2006) and the Leeds School of Business (2013) where she focused on operations and product development strategy. Aiden thrives on the fast pace startup phase and enjoys the creativity and analysis required to strategically grow an idea to a brand.
Brian Modena, TIMBR Creative Agency (https://wearetmbr.com/)
Brian Modena moved to Jackson in 2004 for one winter. 14 years later, he has founded the successful creatives agency TMBR. He is a new father, an avid fisherman, and a Travel & Tourism Board member. In 2017, he became the co-owner of Buckrail, a “fast, free, online news aggregator.”
Andi Kennan, Penny Lane Cooperative (http://pennylanecooperative.com/)
Andi Keenan has a degree in retail management from Purdue University. She moved to Jackson in 2004 and opened Penny Lane Cooperative in 2016. The concept store is focused on affordable women’s apparel and local art. Andi is passionate about serving her community, spending time with friends and family, being active at her church, getting outdoors, and loving her life in Jackson.
FREE & open to all! We believe that great things don’t happen in a vacuum, and we encourage everyone to venture out to network once a month at Chance Meetings. This is an informative, casual, fun networking event that takes place the first Monday of every month from 5 – 7pm at The Rose (50 W Broadway Ave in Jackson). Have an idea? Have a question? Experience to share? Looking for like-minded people? We average 65 – 85 attendees, with new faces in the audience each month. Content ranges from panel discussions to speed networking. Everyone is welcome. Show up, bring ideas, ask questions!