Our workshops bring in different experts to speak about topics relevant to entrepreneurs. Many experts are entrepreneurs and will share the things they’ve learned while building and growing their businesses.


UP NEXT: Entrepreneur Workshop: Brand + Innovation with Wade Breitzke

October 14 from 6:30-8p | 20 Indiana Avenue, Valparaiso
Tickets are $25 each/free for members

You start a business because you believe it will add value to the world around you. But how do you stay in business and continue to scale?

About this Event

Join us and Wade Breitzke, co-founder of We Create Media, for a workshop about navigating the waters of growing and scaling a business while staying true to yourself and your goals.

  • Tickets are FREE to members of The Collective and $25 to the public. Tickets are required.

  • Doors to the public open at 6:15p. Members of The Collective are welcome to arrive at 5:45p to mingle with Wade and other members before the workshop.

  • Coffee from FLUID Coffeebar will be provided.

About Wade
Wade was recently recognized as the U.S. Small Business Administration Young Entrepreneur of the Year. He’s spent his career capturing and developing a brand around what is most loved about a destination, product or service. His team has worked with with lifestyle brands across the globe, working on brands such as the Hotel Del Coronado, Brush Creek Ranch, American Outdoor Brands, Moxy Chicago and countless others.

Doors open to members at 5:45p and to the public at 6:15p. The workshop will begin at 6:30p.

Market Meet Up

October 24 from 6:30-9p | Location TBD but will be in Downtown Valpo
Tickets are FREE but an RSVP is required

We'll be grabbing some food and drinks while we chat about upcoming artisan markets in the area! Bring a list of your favorite markets to share with others. We'll talk about their locations, set up costs, vendor selection process and anything else that comes up in conversation.

This is free to attend, but an RSVP is required. Because we're making reservations ahead of time, we may not be able to accommodate walk ins.

Tickets become available to the public on Oct 14.