Lizzy Okoro is the founder of of BUNCH Magazine, a limited print magazine with a focus on business and lifestyle tips for creatives. Her stint as a New Yorker inspired Lizzy to share the story of the growing creative class and helped her to realize a lifelong dream of owning a magazine. Through the years of working on BUNCH and interviewing hundreds of founders and freelancers about their career journeys, Lizzy has learned various lessons in entrepreneurship and brand building that she now uses to consult small businesses and to speak on panels across the country.She has been recognized for her work by the Huffington Post, Northside Festival, Create and Cultivate, Squarespace and Urban Outfitters, of which the latter two awarded Lizzy with a $20k grant. Lizzy is currently working on her second company, YesRally.
The Full Time Entrepreneur: Let’s Make Your Side Business Your Main Job
Many people launch a business while working a full time job. Learn how to transition your 5-9 into your 9-5.
Building Brands People Love!
Making people care is hard. Making them care about your brand is even harder. Join us for a night of talks to learn, debate and craft the building blocks of creating a brand.
Corporate to Creative: Taking the Leap
We often hear the term "taking the leap" but what does that actually entail? Join us for a discussion on moving into the world of self-employment as it pertains to creatives.
A Conversation with Black Women Entrepreneurs in Celebration of Black History Month
In honor of Black History Month - and on the heels of Women's History Month - Walker's Legacy + GA are proud to partner to present a panel to discuss one Black women entrepreneurs.
Co-working + Coffee with Here Now Us
Here Now Us is a conversation and celebration of black entrepreneurial women.