Get 5 minutes of an expert’s time at just the right moment
We’ll have a range of expertise in the room, including business strategy, design, development, copywriting and marketing. If you find yourself reading the same sentence over and over, or are stuck with a technical bug, just raise your hand and help is on the way.
In addition to Finish Up Weekend organizers Alex Hillman and Nicole Forrester, you'll be supported by a team of mentors representing the range of skills and expertise you need to take your project across the finish line.
Apply now to get your ticket to Finish Up weekend, and you'll meet our mentors before they're announced to the public!
Brand Strategist & Founder of FearlessCon
Can help you with: branding, web design, community building, social media, creative events.
More about Melissa on https://www.melissaalam.com/
Game designer, musician, co-founder CipherPrime
Can help you with: user experience, product/brand focus, coding/technical issues, audio design.
More about Dain on https://www.cipherprime.com/
Product Manager, Accessibility Expert, Writer
Can help you with: designing and developing for accessibility and inclusivity, writing, teaching, internet memes, event production.
More about Mikey on http://www.billypenn.com
ED @ Philly Startup Leaders, Founder @ City Fit Girls
Can help you with: partnerships, wellness, marketing, communications, finding entrepreneurial resources.
More about Kiera on https://www.linkedin.com/in/kierasmalls/
Education Designer, GM @ GithHub Education
Can help you with: copywriting (case studies, emails, blog posts), presentations & pitches, facilitation & conflict resolution.
More about Vanessa on https://twitter.com/mozzadrella
Young Adult author and literary agent at P.S. Literary
Can help you with: creative writing, freelancing, marketing & selling your book, starting your own blog, finishing your drafts.
More about Eric on https://ericsmithrocks.com/
Entrepreneur, Podcaster, Host of PhillyWho
Can help you with: storytelling, starting/improving your podcast, software development, shipping your ideas quickly.
More about Kevin on https://podphillywho.com/
Content Producer, Head of Product at Technical.ly
Can help you with: positioning & communicating yourself, connecting with your dream job/employer, product design.
More about Kristin on https://withcocreate.com/about-us/
Designer, Developer, Finish Up Weekend
Can help you with: designing products, strategic decision-making, coding/technical issues, marketing/copy, design/art.
More about Nicole on http://www.treehouseops.com/
Writer, Entrepreneur & Indy Hall cofounder
Can help you with: business strategy, writing, events, marketing & outreach, learning new things quickly.
More about Alex on https://dangerouslyawesome.com/
More Mystery Mentors
to guide & support you across the finish line!
Curated expertise from a variety of backgrounds to support and inspire your work for the weekend. (We'll even factor in your project needs based on your Finish Up Weekend application.)
Sign up to find out when we announce more mentors!