Join us in Lakewood, NJ on Saturday June 29th from 11:00am to 5:00pm for the AOWIE conference.  It’s a palooza of networking, entertainment, business advice, and always a fun day.  Hear Richard Gearhart participate in a men’s panel with other business experts, sharing his expertise on patents, trademarks and copyrights for your business.  Meet Shark Tank talent scout Brandon Andrews and the Grammy Award winning singing legend Dionne Warwick.  Network and get tips to take your business to the next level.  Find out more at AOWIE and Register for the conference here.

This year we will be honoring the iconic Grammy-Award Winning Singing Legend and Philanthropist, Dionne Warwick.

Don’t miss out on a day full of unforgettable real talks with top industry professionals supplying you with tools and trade secrets to help take your business to the next level, surprise guests, performances galore, networking, shopping, prizes, vendors, food, a fashion show and more!

PLUS! If you’re a Shark Tank fan, listen up!

Official ABC Shark Tank Casting Talent Scout, Brandon Andrews will be in the building judging our annual 2-minute elevator pitch competition. And, of course, scouting talent for the show!

Lastly, we must mention that attendees will be receiving a complimentary gift bag valued at over $200!


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AOWIE Founder: Lisa Ascolese (The Inventress)

For more than 25 years, Lisa has successfully invented and launched products on QVC, HSN, EVINE Live and ShopNBC andcontinues to bring products to national department stores daily. She is also the CEO and Founder of Inventing A to Z, a product development company used to assist others who have the desire to create and develop their own product(s) from concept to fruition. You may have seen her on major networks such as Bravo TV or ABC, heard her on Sirius XM or read about her in major publications such as Black Enterprise Magazine, Essence Magazine Forbes, and The New York Times. Lisa’s mission is simple. She encourages everyone to lift each other up, two hands at a time all while bridging the gap between ambition and success.