1:30 – 2:15 p.m. Addie Broyles, Don’t Pin Your Life Away: Letting go and learning to live your own life, not someone else’s

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Social media has changed all of our lives, but for Addie Broyles, it has changed the course of her life – literally. Before she became the Austin American-Statesman’s food writer, Addie was dabbling in blogging to help tell the story of her newborn son and what it was like to be made over on the TLC show “What Not To Wear.” Little did she know that both blogging and being open to changing how she dressed would change her career path...

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2:15 – 2:30 p.m. – Social Break (Exhibits Open)

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Enjoy a snack, get a drink from the all day drink station, walk around, introduce yourself, solve the world’s problems during this heavy on the social break. Interested in being in the MomCom Austin promo video? Heidi Gollub of Free Fun in Austin will be asking fun questions throughout the day in and putting you in front of the camera! Take this time to get your photo taken by Darcie Siiteri of Innovative...

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2:30 – 3:15 Marissa Vogel: Entrepreneurship & Family: Making it Work

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When considering entrepreneurship, most people don’t think about starting a non profit. Marissa Vogel was no exception. She was looking for a business idea that worked with her family but it wasn’t until she recognized a community need for a family volunteering program that she decided to start Little Helping Hands. Marissa will be discussing the challenges and rewards of starting a non profit while raising young children and how she...

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3:15 – 3:30 p.m. – Social Break (Exhibits Open)

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Enjoy a mid-afternoon snack while you take the time to socialize with others. Ask questions, get feedback and talk about what you’ve learned from the speakers. Interested in being in the MomCom Austin promo video? Heidi Gollub of Free Fun in Austin will be asking fun questions throughout the day in and putting you in front of the camera! Take this time to get your photo taken by Darcie Siiteri of Innovative...

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4:15 – 5 p.m. – Speed-relating Session

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Get to know your neighbors and see how you can help each other. In this interactive session, Candace Avila, business coach and mentor to creative entrepreneurs, will lead you through a mini-masterminding session with your tablemates.  You will be asked to give more than you take yet you’ll walk away more enriched by the knowledge that you’ve gained from those around you. Whether you are experiencing a challenge in your personal or business...

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