Upcoming events we want Makers to know about!

April 26, 2018: Maker Mastermind: Chicago (Open to all, with IBN member discounts)

Maker Mastermind is IBN's exclusive gathering of Makers in different cities where we work together to STOP MAKING STUFF, AND START MAKING MONEY.

At Maker Mastermind, we collectively clarify and execute your unique and specific lifestyle and business goals, integrating leadership skills, sales training, and systems creation. We also take a learning (and shopping!) field trip to a curated artisan market. This event is priced with Makers in mind, and IBN members enjoy generous discounts. (If you are not a member, you can join here.) You will leave Maker Mastermind with a high level plan for your business for the next 6 to 12 months. Register here.

April 26, 2018: Maker Workspace Tour with Jenny Oaks of RG Wax and Smell My Box (Members only)

This call is an exclusive Indie Business Network member event. If you are not a member, you can join here.

One of the many Indie Business Network member benefits is a live Maker Workspace Tour where an Indie Business Network member shares a live, behind-the-scenes tour of her or his workspace, retail store, studio, maker space, and/or etc. This month's guest member is Jenny Oaks of RG Wax Melts in Oshkosh, Wisconsin.

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May 9, 2018: Maker Mastermind: Dallas (Open to all, with IBN member discounts)

Maker Mastermind is IBN's exclusive gathering of Makers in different cities where we work together to STOP MAKING STUFF, AND START MAKING MONEY.

At Maker Mastermind, we collectively clarify and execute your unique and specific lifestyle and business goals, integrating leadership skills, sales training, and systems creation. We also take a learning (and shopping!) field trip to a curated artisan market. This event is priced with Makers in mind, and IBN members enjoy generous discounts. (If you are not a member, you can join here.) You will leave Maker Mastermind with a high level plan for your business for the next 6 to 12 months. Register here.

January 12 – 17, 2019: Indie Cruise: Turks + Caicos, Caribbean (Open to all)


Indie Cruise is IBN's exclusive Mastermind Retreat For Makers & Handmade Entrepreneurs. It's a boutique mentoring retreat for people who are passionate about creating a product (or maybe a service too!) that enhances people's lives while providing you with the kind of fun, flexible lifestyle you want to live. Donna Maria (IBN's founder and CEO) has hosted this event since 2011, each one more exciting and rewarding than the one before.

Our luxury escape for Indie Cruise 2019 is Turks + Caicos, Caribbean! Registration is now open for Indie Cruise 2019. If you have any questions, contact our Cruise Designer, Suzanne Niemeier, at 800-326-4971.