Makewell: Process

Introducing Makewell: Uncharted. Whether you're waiting to take the leap into starting your business, trying to foster company culture and see your business grow, or you're ready to make an exit, Makewell: Uncharted will help you face these seasons with confidence by being equipped and encouraged from the makers around you.

Not only will you hear from three incredible speakers, you'll also get to take part in a delicious social hour with local appetizers and drinks, participate in smaller groups for one-on-one learning, and receive premiere swag and resources to take home.

Join Us February 10th
CoStudio  |  6 - 10pm


Hannah Haynes, Bismarck Magazine
Bismarck, ND

Eve Kostelecky owns BREA, a women’s clothing boutique in Mandan. Her love for boutique shopping started when she attended optometry school in CA.

At Makewell, Eve will be sharing her experience and greatest lessons learned from starting a new business from the ground up, how to include other local makers in your business, and how to use your craft to give back to the local community as a whole.

Jordan Loftis, CoSchedule
Bismarck, SD

John T. Meyer wants to help everyone do work that matters. He is co-founder and CEO of Lemonly, a design studio that is home to the world's best infographics!

At Makewell, John Meyer will give his process for creating a team culture that reflects the values of your business, the needs of your employees and the capacity of your company. Because workplace culture goes far beyond beer in the breakroom fridge.

Keenah Hauff, Threefold
Bismarck, ND

In a grand experiment with social entrepreneurship, Beth launched The Big Waffle Truck in 2015, spending two glorious summers on the streets of Bismarck flinging waffles and celebrating local food.

At Makewell, Beth will outline her top lessons learned from the food truck front line, including how fear is your friend, when to move on, and why everything really is better with sprinkles.

Plus, we'll be having special guests, Melody Estabrook + Sonnie Waters, joining us to perform and entertain!

Featuring Two New Optional Workshops

Saturday, June 24th
IDEA Center  |  2 - 4pm

As makers we often learn by doing. In these two new Makewell workshops, you'll be able to learn from the best and start  building your skills right away. The workshops will be hosted at the IDEA Center and each workshop is limited to 20 seats, so make sure you grab your spot quick! All you need to attend, is something to take notes on and your maker mind.