Tuesday’s Tea Salon: “Entrepreneurial Spirit in the New Economy”

Will Rosenzweig- Tea Entrepreneur

Will Rosenzweig- Tea Entrepreneur

Samovar Tea Lounge continues its new Tea Salon Series entitled “Coping With The New Economy” with the second event happening this Tuesday, June 2, 2009.

“Entrepreneurial Spirit in the New Economy”
Will Rosenzweig (Original Founder of The Republic of Tea)

One of the greatest opportunities in a changing tide is to create your own business. For some, it is expedient, as jobs in certain industries evaporate. What makes a great idea for a business and how can it be implemented? Join one of America’s top entrepreneurs and venture capitalists, as well as a tea expert. Will Rosenzweig, original founder of The Republic of Tea, will join us and lead the way to inspiring the entrepreneur in you.

About Will Rosenzweig:
Mr. Rosenzweig co-founded and served as President, CEO, and Minister of Progress of The Republic of Tea, an award-winning specialty tea company that is often credited with creating the premium tea category in the United States. He is currently Managing Director of Physic Ventures, a company dedicated to innovative solutions for preventing disease, promoting consumer-driven health and ensuring a sustainable planet for future generations. Mr. Rosenzweig has more than 20 years of experience as an investor, entrepreneur, and educator.

Tea Salon Series entitled “Coping With The New Economy”
Samovar Tea Salon Series invites a small audience to an intimate, open-dialogue forum meant to inspire and energize the community to respond mindfully and optimistically to a rapidly changing social and economic era. Tea Salons will be held bi-weekly on Tuesday evenings at Samovar’s new “Hayes Valley” location (297 Page @ Laguna).

These Tea Salons bring together some of the finest Bay Area minds in finance, spirituality, technology, entrepreneurialism, self help and the environment in an interview/forum format, moderated by Samovar owner Jesse Jacobs and events associate Jennifer Sauer (Author of The Way to Tea: Your Adventure Guide to San Francisco Tea Culture).

Details
Tuesday, June 2
7-8:30 p.m.
Samovar Tea Lounge Hayes Valley
297 Page Street (@ Laguna Street)
San Francisco, CA 94102
Phone: (415) 861-0303

Tickets are limited to 30 people per event. Samovar Tea Lounge will serve fine premium teas equally valued at the cost of admission ($12) at the start of each event. Dining is available from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm prior to the forum. Discount tickets are also available: two people for $20 (single event), or three tickets (three individual events) for $30.

All Tea Salons will be held from 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm, and tickets are available for purchase at Samovar’s Hayes Valley location.


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