Lunch and Learn: How to save time, effort and money by becoming more efficient

About This Event

Quality management systems aren’t just for manufacturing! Join our free class on the components of a quality management system. Learn how it can improve the bottom line of your small business.

You’ll learn:

  • How a small business starts a quality control program.
  • Where do you begin as an entrepreneur?
  • What are the principles and core values?
  • How to build your quality management system as your business grows.

This is a brown-bag lunch event so bring your own lunch! Soft drinks and water will be provided. This workshop is free – but you do need to register!

Our Instructor:

Jamie Welles

In 1999, Jamie Welles founded JWelles & Associates, LLC, with a vision to help organizations establish quality management systems and improve their processes. The seventeen years since having that vision she has assisted commercial businesses as well as organizations at Sandia National Laboratories with facilitated strategic planning, quality improvements and becoming ISO 9001 certified. Jamie Welles has a degree in Chemical Engineering and a Waste Management Education and Research Consortium certificate from the University of New Mexico. She believes in a sustainable community and has served as an examiner for the New Mexico Performance Excellence Award, on the City of Albuquerque Indicators Progress Commission, Bernalillo County Open Space Advisory Committee, Department of Defense KAFB Restoration Advisory Board, and Department of Energy SNL Site Specific Advisory Board and has served as a facilitator for USEPA Region 6 Annual Environmental Youth Summit. Ms. Welles is very interested in with creating a sustainable community and believes that quality should be considered in any project.


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Event Details

Date: September 12

Time: 11:30 am to 1:00 pm

FatPipe ABQ

200 Broadway Blvd Ne Albuquerque, NM 87102

The BioScience Center

We are inspired by the principles outlined in “The Rainforest: The Secret to Building the Next Silicon Valley” by Victor W. Hwang and Greg Horowitt, noted Venture Capitalists (Los Altos: Regenwald 2012)

5901 Indian School Road NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
(505) 200-9500

Resident Companies

Biotech and Life Science Resident Companies:
Aqua Access, LLC
Avisa Pharma™ Inc.
Azano Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Biophagy, LLC
Exhalix, LLC
Medici Technologies
PaizaBio, Inc.
Respira Therapeutics, Inc.
Southwest Medical Ventures
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Anchor Residents

 (companies that help our startups):

Logical Marketing, LLC
Sara Douglas & Company
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