Initiatives

 

The Synergy Masterminds — is a group of highly respected professionals, executives and business owners in the Madison area that support local entrepreneurs, and Nonprofit and Community Leaders by donating their time and expertise.

  •        Improve how they communicate their business/organization and mission.
  •        Overcome a business challenge, or meet a specific need/opportunity.
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  • Champion Role: Deliver a 10 minute business "pitch" and present the business challenge/need.

         Clear introduction of you, your business, and the stage of development of your business/organization (start-up, growth, maturity, decline, etc).

         State your challenge, need, or opportunity.

 

Synergy Excelerator — A Synergy initiative for social entrepreneurs of color in Madison. Sponsor an entrepreneur or non-profit founder and help them take their leadership and business/organization to the next level. Sponsorship includes a Synergy membership, coaching/mentoring, and support.                                                                                                  

Synergy Exchange of Services/Scholarships — If you are interested in Synergy but are short on funds, we accept applications for an Exchange of Services and Limited Coworking Membership Scholarships. Contact us for more information about Sponsorship opportunities at info@synergymadison.com

 

Synergy Mastermind Lab - The Masterminds Lab is an interactive event that highlight inspiring entrepreneurs who share their story/business, specific knowledge, and tips and hacks. Stay tuned for our next Masterminds Lab. This is a free event.

 

Meet the Masterminds

 Alison Dodge                                                 Small Business Consultant                          WWBIC

Alison Dodge                                                
Small Business Consultant                         
WWBIC

 Brandie De la Rosa                                       founder & ceo                                             E3inspire llc

Brandie De la Rosa                                       founder & ceo                                             E3inspire llc

 Kris Koenig                                                     Co-owner                                                     Natura Clean

Kris Koenig                                                    
Co-owner                                                    
Natura Clean

 Mario Garcia Sierra                                       Community Services Manager                   Madison Gas and Electric

Mario Garcia Sierra                                       Community Services Manager                   Madison Gas and Electric

 Cherish Orozco                                            Senior Project Manager                                Sonoma Partners   

Cherish Orozco                                           
Senior Project Manager                               
Sonoma Partners

 

 Craig V. Kettleson, AICP                               Enterprise Development Director                Madison Region Economic Partnership   

Craig V. Kettleson, AICP                               Enterprise Development Director                Madison Region Economic Partnership

 

 Ashley Powell                                               Business Development Networking Sales Strategy and Delivery Negotiation-            Bendyworks

Ashley Powell                                               Business Development Networking Sales Strategy and Delivery Negotiation-            Bendyworks

 Lisa Bauer                                                      Sole proprietor                                              Lisa Bauer Creative   

Lisa Bauer                                                     
Sole proprietor                                             
Lisa Bauer Creative

 

 Gregg Potter                                                  Founder/Executive Director                         Project Kinect

Gregg Potter                                                  Founder/Executive Director                         Project Kinect

 Tom Kermgard                                             Director of Business Development             Creative Communication & Design

Tom Kermgard                                             Director of Business Development             Creative Communication & Design

 Rachel Werner                                               assistant editor                                             Brava magazine

Rachel Werner                                               assistant editor                                             Brava magazine

 Desmond Webster                                        Community Activist

Desmond Webster                                        Community Activist

 NATHANIEL leach                                           PORTFOLIO manager/co-FOUNDER              Leach, brickmore & weiss (lbw)

NATHANIEL leach                                           PORTFOLIO manager/co-FOUNDER              Leach, brickmore & weiss (lbw)

 Tim Bickmore, cfp                                         financial advisor/co-founder                     Leach, bickmore & weiss (lbw)

Tim Bickmore, cfp                                         financial advisor/co-founder                     Leach, bickmore & weiss (lbw)

 Dan weiss                                                     financial advisor/co-founder                     Leach, BICKMORE & weiss (lbw)

Dan weiss                                                     financial advisor/co-founder                     Leach, BICKMORE & weiss (lbw)

 Jenie Gao                                                     Artist, Entrepreneur, and Creative Director Jenie Gao Studio

Jenie Gao                                                    
Artist, Entrepreneur, and Creative Director Jenie Gao Studio

 Faustina Bohlig                                             Director of Human Resources                     United Way of Dane Country

Faustina Bohlig                                             Director of Human Resources                     United Way of Dane Country

 David haug president   Lighthouse commercial real estate

David haug
president  
Lighthouse commercial real estate

 Deborah Biddle                                           Founder/Consultant, Writer & Speaker High Performance Development Solutions

Deborah Biddle                                           Founder/Consultant, Writer & Speaker
High Performance Development Solutions