Oct 12

SPARK with Kaylin Marcotte '12 :: Supporting Women Through Entrepreneurship

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Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd floor Barnard Hall and Virtual Streaming
  • Add to Calendar 2021-10-12 18:15:00 2021-10-12 19:15:00 SPARK with Kaylin Marcotte '12 :: Supporting Women Through Entrepreneurship How do you turn a hobby into a business? And how can that business lift up other women? Join us for a conversation with Barnard alumna and entrepreneur Kaylin Marcotte ’12. Kaylin is the founder & CEO of JIGGY, a direct-to-consumer jigsaw puzzle brand on a mission to modernize and elevate the humble jigsaw, and support female artists around the world. This conversation will investigate how to build a business with a mission and support other women in the process! Kaylin will also share how she turned a hobby/interest/challenge into a thriving company and how you can do the same! Funding for SPARK is provided by the Harnisch Foundation.   This event is cosponsored by the Francine A. LeFrak Foundation Center for Well-Being at Barnard College. Barnard College provides reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities. If you need individual disability-related accommodations for this event in order to be able to attend, we encourage you to inform us in advance in order for us to accommodate you. Possible accommodations can include real-time captioning, ASL interpretation, Braille handouts, wheelchair accessibility and more. Specific individual requests can be made via our department's email: athenacenter@barnard.edu or by filling out the Event Accessibility Request Form. Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd floor Barnard Hall and Virtual Streaming Barnard College barnard-admin@digitalpulp.com America/New_York public

How do you turn a hobby into a business? And how can that business lift up other women? Join us for a conversation with Barnard alumna and entrepreneur Kaylin Marcotte ’12. Kaylin is the founder & CEO of JIGGY, a direct-to-consumer jigsaw puzzle brand on a mission to modernize and elevate the humble jigsaw, and support female artists around the world.

This conversation will investigate how to build a business with a mission and support other women in the process! Kaylin will also share how she turned a hobby/interest/challenge into a thriving company and how you can do the same!

Funding for SPARK is provided by the Harnisch Foundation.

 

This event is cosponsored by the Francine A. LeFrak Foundation Center for Well-Being at Barnard College.

Barnard College provides reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities. If you need individual disability-related accommodations for this event in order to be able to attend, we encourage you to inform us in advance in order for us to accommodate you. Possible accommodations can include real-time captioning, ASL interpretation, Braille handouts, wheelchair accessibility and more. Specific individual requests can be made via our department's email: athenacenter@barnard.edu or by filling out the Event Accessibility Request Form.