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What is Branch Out?

A carefully curated, all‑inclusive event that brings together established women business owners for community, growth, relaxation, and adventure.

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Why Attend Branch Out

You are a business owner making more than $500K in annual revenue, but you are dreaming of deeper connections with other high-powered entrepreneurs.

  • Personally Connect With 50 Visionary Women

    Discover a community that will support and inspire you. You’ll engage in authentic conversations, laugh and cry together, and encourage each other’s continued success.

  • Accelerate Your Personal & Business Growth

    Through mastermind groups, sessions with thought leaders, and chats with new friends; find space to reflect and expand on ideas, strategies and new perspectives.

  • Enjoy a Mix of Relaxation and Adventure

    Unwind in the sauna, master the ropes course, center yourself with yoga, and have fun — the type of fun that builds strong bonds and makes memories.

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You’ll fit right in if…

You identify as a woman, are a business owner with a track record of success, and value:

  • Authenticity — you are committed to being vulnerable and open, and stand in integrity with your actions and words.
  • Generosity — you are a giver not a taker; giving to others with no expectation of return.
  • Impact — you are striving to make a larger impact in the world.
  • Growth — you are eager to learn, grow and improve both in life and business.

Meet the Speakers

  • Portrait of Karen Walrond.

    Karen Walrond

    An attorney, speaker, photographer, author and leadership consultant, and a sought-after keynote speaker on topics such as self-empowerment, creativity and innovation. Speaks extensively on leadership, ethics, diversity and inclusion to diverse audiences around the country.

  • Portrait of Adrienne Dorison.

    Adrienne Dorison

    CEO of Run Like Clockwork™, a training + operations consultancy that equips entrepreneurs to design a business that runs itself. Has helped hundreds of businesses expand profit margins and cut costs in 90 days or less through the power of operational efficiency.

  • Portrait of Andréa Ranae.

    Andréa Ranae

    A vision-led facilitator and coach who believes that together, we rise. Works with entrepreneurs, businesses and organizations that want to be more inclusive and impactful do so through their approach to leadership, their marketing and their company culture.

  • Portrait of Jennifer Kem.

    Jennifer Kem

    A branding and marketing expert who gets entrepreneurs seen, heard, and paid – for being themselves. She’s the creator of the Master Brand Method as well as her legacy project: Femmefluence, and she is the successful owner of three million-dollar brand-building businesses.

  • Portrait of Amber Hurdle.

    Amber Hurdle

    Author and brand expert who understands what it takes to accelerate success. A former teen mom who evolved into a powerhouse business woman, Amber has worked with international celebrities and Fortune 500 companies alike.

  • Portrait of Sara Christensen.

    Sara Christensen

    Founded five businesses over the past 20+ years. Her largest business was doing $10 million in revenue per year and employed 75 people when she sold it. Sara is currently obsessed with helping other business owners grow and scale through her latest venture Kickass Masterminds.

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Participate In Mastermind Groups

The mastermind groups are carefully curated in order to build deeper relationships within our community.

These groups create space for you to give and receive support, brainstorm new ideas, and gain outside perspectives with other entrepreneurs who understand what it takes to run a successful business.

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Miraval Austin Spa Resort

Perched high among the hills overlooking Lake Travis, Miraval Austin makes the perfect backdrop to relax, reflect, connect, and grow.

Outdoor table set for dinner at Miraval Austin.

The resort boasts two infinity pools with breathtaking views, 210 acres of wildlife preserve, an award-winning spa, and an array of adventurous activities.

You will be staying in luxurious, casita‐style ac­com­mo­da­tions located along meandering paths. You will enjoy seasonal menus with ingredients sourced from Miraval’s organic farm, orchards, vegetable gardens, and beehives.

All-Inclusive Experience

  • Miraval Austin room with king-size bed.

    Accommodations — Single Room (1 king) and Shared Room (2 queens) options available.

  • Women toasting with glasses of white wine at a communal dinner.

    Food & Beverages — Meals, snacks, and all beverages (including alcohol).

  • Women chat and laugh while riding horses through the countryside.

    Activities — Horseback riding, hiking, ropes courses, archery, and more.

  • Women holding a stretch during morning yoga class.

    Wellness — Yoga, meditation classes, fitness equipment, hot tub, sauna, and pools.

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Branch Out Austin will change your life and business.

Join us for the perfect blend of learning, meaningful conversations, exciting adventures, down-time, and connection. You will gain new strategies, perspective, and lifelong friends that will help accelerate your personal and business growth.

About Your Host

Portrait of Emily Murnen.

Branch Out is an event series curated, hosted, and produced by Emily Murnen, the founder of Wild Elm Events.