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Employee Ownership 101 (Boone, NC)

February 5, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

**This event will be held in Boone at the Mountain BizWorks’ office located at 164 Depot Street and will be followed by a post-workshop Q&A session at Espresso News (267 Howard St, Boone)**
Join The Industrial Commons co-directors’ Molly Hemstreet and Franzi Charen Monday, Feb. 5th from 5:30pm – 7:30pm as they lead an exploration into the variety of ways businesses can democratize ownership. Whether you’re interested in transitioning your business into a cooperative workplace or planning for your succession by selling to the employees, this lab is a great place to start. Gain an understanding of the power that employee-owned companies have to transform communities and build better businesses.
Walter Vicente is a master stitcher, sample maker and worker-owner at the Valdese-based company Opportunity Threads. Photo courtesy of Opportunity Threads, article by Max Hunt. The Industrial Commons


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February 5, 2018
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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Mountain BizWorks
828-253-2834 ext 10


Boone MBW Office
164 Depot Street
Boone, 28607 United States
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(828) 773-3052