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Be a Guest At Your Own Event: Marcelle Folk

Be a Guest At Your Own Event: Marcelle Folk It’s not uncommon for startup founders to juggle two full-time jobs. One being their standard 9-5 and the other being their “passion project” — or startup. We had the opportunity to talk to Marcelle Folk, founder of Wine Key Experience, a DC-based event planning company that provides clients with the peace of mind that they can in-fact be a guest at their own event. While juggling a paralegal job, a teenage…

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Using Tech & Customer Service to Drive Your Business: Alex Richards

Using Tech & Customer Service to Drive Your Business: Alex Richards Customer service. It’s a buzz term we hear all of the time in the business world. While corporate companies can get away with a few less-than-stellar Google reviews, smaller companies or startups heavily rely on each and every customer experience. Whether your service is consumer-facing or not, customer service should remain a priority — because, where would we be without the support of our customers? This week we chatted…

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Can’t Make It to All of The Events? Check Out What Events We’re Live Streaming

Can’t Make It to All of The Events? Check Out What Events We’re Live Streaming Can’t Make It to All of The Events? Check Out What Events We’re Live Streaming By DC Startup Week As much as we’d like for you to take a whole week off for DCSW 2019, we know for startup entrepreneurs, that’s a tough ask. If you can’t make it to an event that you wish you could attend, we’ve set up a bunch of live…

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Meet Our Pitch Competition Finalists!

Meet Our Pitch Competition Finalists!  By DC Startup Week We can’t believe DCSW 2019 is NEXT WEEK! While the week is jam-packed with exciting workshops, keynotes, panels and happy hours, we like to end it with a bang. Our Pitch Competition is something we look forward to every year. We receive hundreds of applications in the weeks leading up to DCSW and the finalists are hand selected by our team. On Friday, September 13th at 5pm in The Hatchery –…

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Press Release: DC Startup Week and Booz Allen Hamilton Celebrate D.C. Innovation

DC Startup Week and Booz Allen Hamilton Celebrate D.C. Innovation Day-long Event to Highlight DMV-area Entrepreneurs and Feature Startup Pitch Competition  August 26, 2019 – Washington, DC – Washington DC Startup Week, the annual gathering of the startup community in the Washington, D.C. area today announced a day-long celebration of innovation and entrepreneurship hosted by Booz Allen Hamilton on September 9, 2019. The event will be part of the fourth annual DC Startup Week, which is expected to draw more than 7,000 founders, entrepreneurs, investors and…

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It’s almost here! Let’s get you ready for DCSW 2019.

News It’s almost here! Let’s get you ready for DCSW 2019. Calling all entrepreneurs: the celebration of our thriving startup community kicks off Monday, September 9th! DCSW is the fastest-growing startup community in the DMV region with over 6,000 entrepreneurs. Once a year, we bring together our expansive community over 5-days to connect, collaborate, share resources and celebrate our thriving ecosystem. We’ve designed DCSW in a way that appeals to entrepreneurs in all different industries at various stages in their…

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