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The Entrepreneur Journey Speaker Series, featuring David Mitroff, Ph.D. 11/8/18

November 8, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Zonily Speaker Series

Bay Area Entrepreneurs: Zonily Speaker Series – Part 2 Featuring David Mitroff, Ph.D.

“Five Ways To Start A Food Business”

Guest Speaker: David Mitroff, Ph.D.

CEO & Founder, Chief Consultant

Piedmont Avenue Consulting, Inc.


Event Details

Ever wonder what it’s like to open a restaurant? Do you ever wonder what it takes to start a business of passion? We believe there’s a journey and passion behind every business and the Zonily Speaker Series aims to bring the story of your favorite food businesses to light!

Come and learn from experienced food entrepreneurs on how they built and scaled their businesses from scratch. Connect with others in the food industry such as bloggers, food incubators, and food entrepreneurs.

Join us for a night of $3 cocktails, free wine and food samples, and networking with successful entrepreneurs and professionals in the food and beverage industry.

This event will showcase speakers from the Food & Beverage Industry followed by a Q&A session and networking.

Speakers & Special Guests

Papalote Mexican Grill
A popular Mission District icon for Mexican food for almost 20 years. They’re also known for beating Bobby Flay with their mouth-watering salsa!

Nana Joes
A self-made entrepreneur that started making granola in her own kitchen and now is sold in over 275 stores across America.

Kieu Hoang Winery
A serial entrepreneur who built a multi-billion dollar blood research company in Shanghai and now is on his second venture, a winery in Napa Valley.

An international food incubator that has worked with over 421 food businesses and helped raise over $52 million in fundraising for food entrepreneurs.

Piedmont Avenue Consulting
David Mitroff, Ph.D., CEO & Founder of Piedmont Avenue Consulting, Inc. has worked with over 35,000 businesses as a business consultant. He’s been featured in numerous publications including NBC, Forbes, and Entrepreneur, Inc.

Come with hungry minds and quench your thirst for knowledge! We can’t wait for you to join us.

Lastly, don’t forget to share and invite all your entrepreneur and foodie friends!


About The Speaker

David Mitroff, Ph.D.

David Mitroff, Ph.D. is a sought-after speaker and the founder and chief business consultant for Piedmont Avenue Consulting, Inc. (www.PiedmontAve.com) where he and his San Francisco Bay Area based team create brand awareness, strengthen customer loyalty and generate new business by leveraging new technologies. Through his consulting, lectures, training’s and keynotes David Mitroff, Ph.D. (www.DavidMitroff.com) has educated more than 35,000 business owners. Dr. Mitroff is an Instructor for several college programs including the University of California at Berkeley’s Internal Diploma Business program and a Google Mentor for the Google Startup Launchpad Accelerator program. He has been a featured media expert for NBC, ABC, Forbes, Entrepreneur, Inc. Magazine, Washington Post, Hospitality Technology, Hospitality Net and more.


November 8, 2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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