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From $40K in Debt to $500K a Year in 12 Months: Meet the Badass, Pia Silva

  • WeWork 450 Lexington Avenue, 4th Fl New York, NY, 10017 United States (map)

Event Type:  Fireside Chat
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Ticket Price: Free

Event Description:

Growth-Driven Entrepreneurs Worldwide welcomes the author of “Badass Your Brand,” Pia Silva, to discuss her entrepreneurial journey on extracting unique expertise and turning it into profit over a short period of time. 

This event will take a fireside chat interview format to learn:

·         When she found her “a-ha” moment with her creative business,

·         What was the actual turning point,

·         How she planned & tackled the turn-around process,

·         Any road blocks she experienced during the process and how she overcame them,

·         Her secrets and tips that all entrepreneurs can implement to grow their businesses.



6:00PM – 6:30PM       Check-in & Settling in with light bites & drinks

6:30PM – 7:20PM       Fireside chat with Pia Silva

7:20PM – 7:35PM       Q&A

7:35PM – 8:30PM       Book Signing & Mingle


Pia Silva

Entrepreneur, speaker and writer Pia Silva is a partner and brand strategist at Worstofall Design where they build "Badass Brands without the BS" for 1-3 person service businesses in 1-3 day intensives.

She is a Forbes contributor and has spoken at a host of entrepreneurial organizations including Goldman Sach's 10,000 small businesses, The Chamber of Commerce, Squarespace, and We Work. Her company was named top "10 Design Firms Lead By Young People That Are Changing the Way We Look at the World" by Complex. Her upcoming book Badass Your Brand: Impatient Entrepreneur’s Guide to Turning Expertise into Profit is available on Amazon (


Maiko Sakai

Maiko Sakai, founder of Airtight Concepts, is a business strategy consultant a.k.a. secret weapon, confidant, advisor & silent partner to her clients who are entrepreneurs, founders, and CEOs.  She also organizes a Meetup group, Growth-Driven Entrepreneurs Worldwide.  As a self-proclaimed “Queen of Counterintuitive Strategies,” she provides effective but not-so-conventional strategies to boost sustainable profitability for her clients’ businesses utilizing both quantitative & qualitative assessments.  Originally from Yokohama, Japan, Maiko considers herself a New Yorker, loves ethnic foods of all kinds, and is a sucker for ultra-contemporary design & exotic houseplants.