‘LaunchBox Ladies: Navigating the New Normal’ early June event announced

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Health and Wellness is the event’s theme

CENTER VALLEY, Pa. —Lehigh Valley LaunchBox is hosting a virtual educational events series showcasing how various business segments are pivoting and adapting in response to COVID-19. The series will focus on women entrepreneurs and how they are handling these challenges.

The third program of a four-part series will be held Wednesday, June 10. The panelists will share how they had to pivot in the health and wellness sector to adapt during COVID-19. The program runs from 12 to 1 p.m. The event is open to students and the public.

The June 10 event, which is sponsored by ASR Media Productions, features the following speakers:

  • Nancy Werteen: Anchor/Reporter WFMZ, Co-founder -Wisdom Coalition
  • Whitney Carullo: Co-founder – Liven up Fitness
  • Sharon Fraser:  Owner – EatWell Consulting
  • Shonda Moralis: Founder – BEA HIVE Coalition

To register, visit the event website. For more information on LaunchBox Ladies, email LVLaunchBox@psu.edu or call 610-285-5208.

The fourth and final event in the series will take place on the following date and cover the following topic:

June 24 – Navigating the New Normal: Higher Education

Lehigh Valley LaunchBox (LVLB) is an early-stage business accelerator program for entrepreneurs. As a signature program of Invent Penn State, LVLB partners with a network of community and university partners to offer continuing support to small business owners and guides them through every step of their startup journey.

Information regarding the Invent Penn State initiative is available online.


About Penn State Lehigh Valley

Penn State Lehigh Valley provides a Penn State University education in a small campus setting that integrates individualized teaching, research, and dynamic community outreach. With its convenient location in Center Valley, traditional students and adult learners can choose from many options including 9 bachelor’s programs, which can be completed at the campus, as well as access to 275 majors offered by other Penn State campuses. In addition, students and community members who have a scalable business idea are invited to participate in professional development offered by Lehigh Valley LaunchBox, a business accelerator for early stage entrepreneurs. The campus’ diverse Continuing Education and Outreach programs offer opportunities for professional development, business training, and youth programming. For more information, visit lehighvalley.psu.edu.


Information provided to TVL by:
Dennille Schuler
PR Specialist
Penn State Lehigh Valley
2809 Saucon Valley Road
Center Valley, PA 18034