Monabijoor2019 4

Lessons from Startups and Downs: The Secrets of Resilient Entrepreneurs

10:00 am - 10:45 am

Mona Bijoor
Partner at King Circle Capital LLC

Mona Bijoor is a partner at King Circle Capital LLC, an investment and advisory firm, where she has holdings in real estate, franchises, start-ups, and online businesses. Mona is the founder of JOOR, the premier online global B2B marketplace for wholesale buying that directly connects brands and retailers.

A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania with an MBA from the Wharton School of Business, Mona is also the Amazon best-selling author of “Startups and Downs, The Secrets of Resilient Entrepreneurs” and a frequent contributor to TechCrunch, Entrepreneur, Startup Nation, and Thrive Global.

Course Description:

Ten years ago, Mona started JOOR—a global wholesale marketplace—raising millions in venture capital, and building a software company to cure pain points in retail. Her talk is not about how to enjoy the successful moments, but rather how to overcome obstacles and challenges with the right mindset. Join Mona when she shares her guidebook for navigating everything from pitching with power to coping with competition.

Attendees will leave this session with a better understanding of how to:

  • Mentally get through low-points

  • Develop the self-esteem and confidence of a successful entrepreneur

  • Learn to build strong support systems for all areas of your life