A TALK Briefing | August 24, 2020
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Upcoming Virtual Events

Weds., Aug. 26th at 4 PM. A Free Online TALK Event: Welcome Janine Yorio of Co-Founder of Compound (now a part of Republic Real) Speaking on “Building a Fintech Startup: The Future of Investing" hosted by TALK, your tech council, and MetroStart. Free.

Weds., Sept. 2, Noon. President Brad Estes Speaks, Louisville City Football Club, Venture Connectors. $10 for non-members.

Weds., Sept. 9, Noon. Competing in the Post-COVID era. GLI. Free.

Weds., Sept. 9 at 5 PM. A Free Online TALK Event: Expanding Mobile Dental Care in the Age of COVID-19 with Kwane Watson of KARE.Mobi TALK, your tech council. Free.

Ongoing, Entrepreneur Well-Being Circle from Jumpstart in OHOne 90-minute coaching session, four bi-weekly coaching sessions, and are willing to complete two 10-minute surveys and a 90-minute focus group. Cost: $200.

DATE: Aug. 26, 2020
TIME: 4 PM ET to 5 PM Presentation with networking online from 5 to 5 :30 PM
SPEAKER: Janine Yorio, Co-Founder of Compound and Co-Head of Real Estate at Republic
TITLE: “Building a Fintech Startup: The Future of Investing”
COST: FREE, and includes networking
REGISTER: On Eventbrite or email dawny@talklou.com

Jane Yorio, Co-Founder of Compound and now Co-Head of Real Estate at Republic, will tell her entrepreneurial journey in fintech, and explain how Compound, now a part of Republic, is changing investing as we know it. Financial technology (Fintech) is used to describe new tech that seeks to improve and automate the delivery and use of financial services. Compound was recognized by Inc. as one of 50 World-Changing Startups to Watch in 2019. It was acquired by Republic on June 15 this year. Compound, a real estate technology company, was backed by some of the biggest venture capital firms in the world. Compound is a real estate investment platform that lets everybody invest in real estate around the world in small dollar increments.
Janine Yorio, Co-Founder of Compound
Derby Fun!
Wellspring's Virtual Derby Preview Event is almost here and because it is a virtual event YOU can be a part of it from anywhere!

Tune in Tues., Aug. 25th at 7:00 p.m. (EST) to Wellspring's Facebook page to be part of the action! WAVE 3's Kevin Harned will host the exciting evening of pre-Derby fun that includes:

·    Handicapping tips from renown sports writer & handicapper Bill Doolittle
·    A message from Churchill Downs
·    Cocktail recipe from Tim Laird - America's Chief Entertaining Officer & creator of the famous Oaks Lily cocktail
·    Fantastic silent auction items
·    Client stories you don't want to miss
·    An opportunity to fuel Wellspring's vital work of putting adults in Louisville with serious mental illness on the road to mental health recovery, including our most vulnerable - homeless adults with co-occurring mental illness & substance use disorders.
KY Elections: Get Your Ballot Ordered

The deadline to apply online for an Absentee ballot is Oct. 9, 2020 no later than 11:59 PM EST. The portal is open so you can pre-apply. Mailing will begin in mid to late September.