How to Roar in A Lion's Den: Leadership & Underestimated Founders

Jun 27, 2023, 11:30 PM – Jun 28, 2023, 1:30 AM

Crosstown Concourse, 1350 Concourse Avenue Suite 142, Memphis, Tennessee, 38104

This one-of-a-kind event is designed for ambitious entrepreneurs, trailblazing founders, and passionate innovators who are ready to rise and meet their full potential. Hear from and learn from incredible female business leaders and entrepreneurs who have faced adversity as women working their way up the ladder without backing down or letting fear keep them small.

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About this event

Dare to roar in a lion's den! Join us for an AMAZING event about leadership, change-makers, and underestimated founders – How to Roar in a Lion's Den. We're featuring four female leaders who had the guts to challenge their industry’s status quo, paving paths of success against all odds. 

Hear why they chose new pathways over traditional ones, how they rallied people around them and discovered confidence when facing what seemed like dire circumstances — simply put: inspiring stories that remind you never to give up on yourself or deplete the voice of those unheard partners battling alongside you.

This one-of-a-kind event is designed for ambitious entrepreneurs, trailblazing founders, and passionate innovators who are ready to rise and meet their full potential. 

This dynamic panel will cover topics such as: 

  • how to lead with confidence amid aggressive competition
  •  strategies for creating opportunities out of obstacles
  •  tactics to make sure you're heard when it matters most
  •  developing creative problem-solving skills during challenging times

Now is your chance 📣 So come prepared for kickass knowledge bombs & incredible networking opportunities that will leave you more determined than ever before! Register now… this event won't wait forever (or rather let anyone else take it by storm) - face the competition head-on listening through ears open wide enough to roar back twice as loud.

 This event is not limited to any gender or race- all are welcome to come be inspired!

Check out what happened


  • Gwyn Fisher

    Greater Memphis Chamber

    Chief Economic Development Officer

  • Vonesha Mitchell

    Women's Business Center (WBC)

    Executive Director

  • Dana James Mwangi

    Cheers Creative




June 27 – 28, 2023
11:30 PM – 1:30 AM UTC


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  • LaKeisha Harrison


    Memphis Chapter Director

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