She Started It: Film Screening & Women Entrepreneurs Panel
Friday, April 26, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Join us for a screening of She Started It, which follows five passionate, trailblazing young women who strive to compete and thrive in the ruthlessly competitive boys club of high tech start-ups. After the film, stay for lunch and learn from a panel of five women entrepreneurs who will share their own stories of creating their own Houston-based startups and nonprofits.
For more on the film, including a film trailer, more about our local panel of women entrepreneurs and to RSVP to hold your seat, click here:   SheStartedIt 

9:00 am - Welcome
9:15 am - Movie Screening
10:30 am - Group Discussion
11:00 am - Lunch & Activities
11:30 am - Live Panel - Featuring Women Entrepreneurs in Houston:
  • Amanda Shih, Co-Founder, Code Park 
  • Tiffany L. Williams, Twice Media Productions , CEO & Creative Director
  • Ana Rojas Bastidas, Owner, Orolait
  • Rhian Davies, VP, Business Development, LetsLaunch
  • Lisa Brunet, Managing Partner, President, DLZP Group
More about this event Location:   The HCC Alief Hayes Campus is at 2811 Hayes Road.
The West Houston Institute fronts Westheimer and can also be accessed by turning south on Hayes and the left into the first driveway.  The event is in the General Assembly Room
Reduced $10.00 Fee -  Includes Lunch! 

Our 4/26 event is offered at a reduced cost of $10.00 to the Houston area, thanks to our event partners including SCORE,, West Houston Institute IDEAS Studio and our HCC Center for Entrepreneurship - West Houston.

High School Students, College Students and for HCC Faculty, Staff, Alumni, and first 10 Veterans sponsored by our partners:  

Event Sponsorship Opportunities 

This event is supported by the following partners and sponsors:, West Houston Institute IDEAStudio, SCORE and the HCC Center for Entrepreneurship - West Houston. 

For those who would like to join us as an Event Sponsor: 

Click Here, then Click on again on Tickets, Then Choose Sponsor option to Contribute.
Special Thanks to SCORE for collaborating with HCC on this outstanding outreach to gather aspiring & existing women entrepreneurs across generations!  SCORE is the nation's largest network of volunteer business mentors, offering workshops and free one-on-one mentoring to aspiring and existing entrepreneurs.  Of SCORE's 2018 client base, 61% were women, 35% were minorities and 11% were veterans. 

Don't miss these exciting learning opportunities!


Sandra Louvier

Center for Entrepreneurship
Houston Community College - Northwest
Branding & Marketing Event Drew a Packed House April 23!

Our Marketing and Branding workshop played to a packed house in the Center for Entrepreneurship at HCC Alief Hayes this past Tuesday morning April 23.  Philip Morabito with Pierpont Communications spoke and survey results said Excellent! 

The participants included business owners from the Silver Fox CEO Roundtables, aspiring and existing business owners from the surrounding community and HCC students, faculty & staff. 

HCC thanks strategic partner Silver Fox Advisors for bringing this as part of a series offered to proposed, startup and existing entrepreneurs throughout the year. 

Save the Dates!  More workshops in the series are yet to come!  They are offered at HCC Campuses throughout the system: 

About the  Center for Entrepreneurship
  The mission of Houston Community College's Center for Entrepreneurship is to provide education and training for entrepreneurs and small business owners. Our mission fosters economic growth through business and community development.   More about us.....

To Contact our Center for Entrepreneurship:  

Sandra Louvier, Director,