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August 10, 2014

Product Development this week at TBIC 8/13/2014

This week at the Tampa Bay Inventors Council we are going to have a special guest to talk about product development.  Valerie Belliveau is the Chief Operating Officer for Glober Design of North Miami Beach, and enjoys her role as a product developer.   She has a background in selling securities where she learned negotiation skills in challenging business situations.   On Wednesday she will share how she helps inventors turn their ideas into real products.  Topics will include everything from patenting to research to business plans, manufacturing and marketing.   We will also discuss Brand Identity – Logos , Colors, Trademark and the difference between Licensing and launching a Startup.   We will also touch on Crowd funding and rising funds from Investors with a focus on what industries are worth inventing in.   This will be a very comprehensive talk so bring your questions and join us Wednesday August 13th from 7-9 pm for an exciting dive into the world of inventing!
See you there!