Skills After Service launched the 2019 – 2020 season of Local Biz Camp in downtown Austin at the WeWork on Congress Ave. We had a sell-out crowd with great response to the topics and format. Hosted by Biz Camp founder, Julie Niehoff, topics covered marketing, management, money and mindset. The next Local Biz Camp will be in Dallas on August 9th!



Speakers & Topics


Leadership & Mindset

John & Kendall Antonelli
Antonelli’s Cheese Shop

Reach Customers Online

Maria Elena Duron 

Access To Capital

Grant Bennett 

Stress Less Hiring

Julie Niehoff, Host
Presenting for WizeHire


Anna Baker from the Texas Veterans Commission addressed the group, sharing ways that TVC provides support for veteran entrepreneurs and participants also learned about low and no-cost tools for marketing and managing their day-to-day operations. 

Rebecca Melancon, Executive Director of Austin Independent Business Alliance shared a talk on The Power of Local, with great information on the size and state of our local business community. 

We also featured a few wonderful local success stories —


Veteran Services

Power of Local

Vet-Owned Business

Damon Fogley
JDog Junk Removal

Art As A Business

Ruby Powell

Marketing Coach


Response has been very positive and we look forward to hosting more camps in Central Texas soon.
THANK YOU to our partners for continued support in bringing these events to life!



Photo Gallery from Past Events


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