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The Skillery INC
1323 6Th Ave North
The Skillery is a Nashville coworking community with flexible space to create and collaborate, and classes and workshops for - and by - creative entrepreneurs. Address: 1323 6th Ave North, Nashville TN 37208
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led the establishment of CoLab Nashville in January 2010 as the city's first coworking space.
has emerged as a thought leader and advocate for the coworking movement both nationally and in Nashville.
A graduate of Belmont University, Kailey is a founding member of Nashville Coworks and a WorkIT Nashville advocate through the Nashville Chamber of Commerce.
was once on a traveling jump rope team.
takes double dutch very seriously.
CoLab Nashville | The Staff
Kailey Faber, Executive Director, CoLab Nashville
led the establishment of CoLab
in January 2010 as the city's first coworking space and has emerged as a thought leader and advocate for the coworking movement both nationally and in Nashville.
As the founder of CoLab Nashville, Kailey has played a large role in guiding the evolution of coworking in Nashville from its teach-heavy beginnings to its emergence and growth across mainstream industries.
sees in the near future a business model even more focused on the benefits and necessities inherent in coworking: lean operations, creativity, entrepreneurship and the value of being part of a community.
"I am passionate about where coworking goes in Nashville," Kailey
"I want to see it take shape and really be an embedded part of our economic infrastructure.
We are a collaborative, creative city - it's no surprise we are, it's the foundation for making and writing music - and because of that strong foundation, we are going to also be a hub of creative entrepreneurship."
"The recession broke everything down," Kailey
has become a recognized participant in the national coworking movement and a fixture in Nashville's growing entrepreneurial economy.
She is a founding member of Nashville Coworks, a WorkIT Nashville advocate through the Nashville Chamber of Commerce and works closely with the Nashville Downtown Partnership.
She is a graduate from Belmont University.
Kailey Hussey, Vice President of CoLab USA and Nashville's community director.
Kailey graduated from Belmont University in Nashville in 2009.
An Orlando native, Kailey
knew that Nashville was the best place for CoLab
to open its next location.
Under Kailey's direction since January of 2010, CoLab
has expanded to 60 members and two floors, and continues to grow the company beyond expectation.
While directing a coworking community is a 24/7 job, she is an involved member in the Nashville startup community.
loves music, sushi, and is an avid runner.
So when CoLab's Nashville ...
So when CoLab's Nashville Director Kailey Hussey was approached by Firefly Logic to team up to give GiveCamp a home here, she knew it was just the kind of way she wanted to show support in the community.
"We are a starting place for growing companies, and I think we can be a starting place for non-profits as well," Hussey
"I sat in on the ending presentation where everyone showed off what they had done," Hussey