Business Plan Writing for Creatives

Event ID: L13625
Info: Feb 9-23, 2015 • Mon • 6:00-8:00pm • 3 mtgs • UHM Sakamaki C102 • $75
With: Steve Sue

A Workshop to Turn Your Big Idea into a Business

Ready to make your breakaway business? Through three, two-hour sessions, you create a full business plan lead by Steve Sue, author of BizGym is the super-easy, plain-English and “Twitterized” approach (short sound-bite writing) to business planning. Steve comes from a creative background himself, so is particularly well-suited to demystifying fancy business stuff. In this workshop, you develop a funding-ready business concept and get a bevy of other useful visioning reports from BizGym including mssion statement, elevator pitch, goals pyramid and more! All students from creative to business specialists welcome.

Steve Sue is perhaps best known as the “Chief Lemon Head” at Lemonade Alley, i.e., founder of the Hawai’i K-12 kid-preneur contest. He’s also the founder of, BizGym Foundation, StoryManager, Inc. and SaaS Ventures. With degrees from UCLA (BA, design & art) and UC Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law (JD), Steve’s career spans entertainment, real estate, hospitality, foodservice, corporate & retail branding and software development. Recent local Honolulu works include master-minding the new orange look for Waikiki Trolley and the development of Y. Hata & Co’s new ChefZone Wholesale Club. Recent awards include 2013 BBB Entrepreneur & Innovator of the Year and 2014 BBB Charity of the Year (BizGym Foundation).