The Place for Entrepreneurs Age 50 Plus


Encore 101 HQ For Adults Age 50+

Join us and launch your BIG Idea! With this in mind, we only mentor entrepreneurs age 50+. Notably, Encore 101 HQ is the first resource of its kind in San Diego County to help adults explore entrepreneurship by providing access to education, information, resources, and hands-on experience developing their startup business skills.

Specifically, we offer Entrepreneur Academy, a two-hour, 6-week hands-on workshop. The sessions aim at authors, individuals interested in self-employment, or starting a small business. Participants joining this interactive workshop will explore the leadership and entrepreneurial skills needed for success in the 21st-century economy.

The Entrepreneur Academy

  • Discovering the ideal customer
  • Developing a business strategy
  • Launching a website
  • Boosting social media skills

Entrepreneur Academy launched in the Fall of 2015 by Judi Bonilla, San Diego Aging Expert, and EA program manager. “Our workshops fill a gap in the hands-on entrepreneurial experience for San Diego Boomers.”

Entrepreneur 101 Facebook Group 

Also, we include an online gateway to building a community. Significantly this is the place where you’ll learn to develop and grow your business with the support and advice of our moderator.

Virtual Office Hours 

Additionally, we offer virtual office hours a place to work through a challenge, seek advice, and gather resources as you take the next step on your journey. If you are local make use of our in person hours for your convenience. 

Constant Contact Partner entrepreneur

In addition, we’re a Constant Contact email advertising service partner. Specifically, our recognized service provides all the tools for creating comprehensive reports on email campaigns, including the number of bounces, complaints, opt-outs, click-through, and forwards.