Taking Care of Business AND You: The Human Side of Being a Founder

November 16, 2018 at 11:30 AM

Presented by Emily Tavoulareas (Founder and Principal, Mosaik Collective), Marissa Lucero (Founder, MakerStudio/Project Fashioneer), Ari Takata-Vasquez (Founder and Creative Director, Viscera), Kara DeFrias (Senior Manager, Intuit, UX Director, Obama White House)

Experience Level: All Levels

Track: Small Business, Startup


Building a business goes beyond code and design. In this panel, we’re bringing together experts who have worked at the highest levels of their respective fields to talk about the oft-overlooked human side of the founder experience. You’ll learn about legit founder self-care: not just the physical and literal, but also the digital.

Moderator: Kara DeFrias

Panelists: Emily Tavoulareas, Cassie Divine, Ari Takala-Vasquez, Marissa Lucero