1 Day Business Start Up Workshop


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April 19th 2023
8am – 4pm
The Cleaners at Ace Hotel
Portland, OR

1 Day in-person Coffee Business Start Up Workshop in Portland, OR. Learn from industry experts on how to open and operate a successful coffee business.

Coffee Business Speakers:

  • Michelle Anderson
  • Laila Ghambari
  • Matt Milletto
  • Anna Abatzoglou

Read more about the speakers.

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Workshop Outline

8:00am – 8:30am: Morning Coffee and Pastries
8:30am – 8:45am: Welcome: Intro to the Specialty Coffee Industry
8:45am – 9:30am: Business Concepts/Location & Site Selection
9:30am – 10:00am: Negotiating Your Lease
10:00am – 10:15am: Break
10:15am – 11:00am: Business Plan & Financial Plan
11:00am – 11:45am: Hiring & Training, Employee Management
11:45am – 12:30pm: Branding & Marketing / Current Trends
12:30pm – 1:30pm: Lunch – hosted
1:30pm – 2:15pm: Store Design & Layout Ergonomics
2:15pm – 3:00pm: Cost of Goods Sold & Menu Development
3:00pm – 3:15pm: Break
3:15pm – 4:00pm: Future Business Trends
4:00pm – 4:30pm: Q&A – Team

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