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Brand YOU fundraiser workshop

Cape Fear Women in Tech is proud to announce it's first ever fundraiser workshop!  This personal branding workshop features seven speakers covering six topics.  Each topic session will be about 20-30 minutes long.  It is open to all women in any professional field and is a fast paced and hard hitting format, so come prepared to work!

Topics include:

  • Perfecting your LinkedIn Profile

  • Creating your elevator pitch

  • Establishing your expert credibility

  • Owning your online footprint

  • Dressing for your success 

  • Being your most photogenic

A catered lunch will be served and is included in the price of admission.  

There are only 35 tickets available.  Get them before they are sold out!


Meet the Speakers


Mike Hunter

Learn how to perfect your LinkedIn Profile with Mike Hunter,  the founder of Pivot Launch Coaching.


Rachel Garland

Craft your elevator pitch and mini-biography with digital storyteller Rachel Garland.

About Rachel:

Rachel Garland is a freelance writer and content creator.  Her work has been featured on Deskera,, Virtual Concierge Software, Hunter Business School, Tribeca Marketing Group, Florida Technical College, City College, and many more. Some of her work can also be found at and here.



Jenna Curry

Learn how Jenna Curry, founder of Port City Young Professionals, established her expert credibility.

About Jenna:

Partner at Little Wing Marketing, a full service Internet Marketing agency.

Won Wilma's Woman to Watch Rising Star Award in 2014

Founded the Port City Young Professionals (PCYP) in 2009 and has grown the group to several thousand. In March of 2016, PCYP will formally launch a mobile app that will connect young professionals to area events, local businesses, and non profit opportunities. 

Youngest President to date for Good Friends of Wilmington.

UNCW Alumni Board of Directors - President of the UNCW Communication Studies Alumni Chapter

Coach/Speaker/Trainer for QENO (Quality Enhancement for Non-Profit Organizations.


Jonathan C. Ward

Learn how to take the perfect profile headshot with Jonathan C. Ward who will be doing a live demonstration.

About Jonathan:

Jonathan C. Ward is fast making a name for himself as Wilmington's premier headshot photographer.   Some examples of his work can be found here as well as the photos of Mike and Emilyanne on this page.


Katie McCormick

Create authentic and memorable messaging with Katie McCormick.

About Katie:

Ms. McCormick is the founder of Imprint Digital & Design and has worked for some of the biggest brands in the world, including Revlon, Macy's and New York & Company.


Emilyanne Atkinson

Become a wardrobe warrior with CFWIT co-founder Emilyanne Atkinson.

About Emilyanne:

Helped found a local start-up called Elite Innovations in 2014.

Featured by WILMA for technology accomplishments.  Finalist for Women to Watch under 30 category and selected for the Leadership Institute and most recently, the Mentorship Program.

Served several times as UNCW speaker and expert panelist for the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship.