Episode 29: Coworking to Change the World
CO+HOOTS and the CO+HOOTS Foundation are changing lives every day through education and training. I talk with founder and serial entrepreneur Jenny Poon about her successful practice of using the coworking model to provide mentorship, education and intentional connections for the next generation of entrepreneurs.
About Jenny Poon
Jenny Poon is a serial entrepreneur and founder of downtown Phoenix’s coworking space, CO+HOOTS that currently houses 200+ entrepreneurs. Her second business is eeko studio, a boutique design agency focused on fresh designs for impactful companies large and small. Her background in design and marketing led her to build a place where she could connect with like-minded folks that believe business growth comes from collaboration between different industries. She has worked over 10 years in team environments and has used her experience to organize a community that breeds inspiration and collaboration for entrepreneurs everywhere. Jenny earned azcentral.com’s top 35 Arizona entrepreneurs under 35 honors in 2009 and 2012; and Business Journal 40 under 40 honors in 2013.