Business Success Extravaganza 2015!
Event on 2015-03-24 08:30:00
An all-day forum of Small Business sessions designed
to help your business succeed
DATE: Tuesday, March 24, 8 am—4 pm
Winthrop University, Richardson Ballroom in the DiGiorgio Student Center
Attendees of The Business Success Extravaganza will have the opportunity to choose three (3) of nine (9) available sessions facilitated by national speakers as well as a variety of business leaders and experts in their field.
A full catered lunch will be provided, during which time there will be a keynote speaker, and a brief introduction to various business services offered to business owners through the SBDC Centers of South Carolina. A full event schedule will be sent via email upon registration.
Deadline for registration is Thursday, March 19, 2015
Thanks to our corporate sponsors and Winthrop University, this 2015 event that would normally cost 0 or more per person is being made available to you at only per person. Session sizes are limited! REGISTER NOW!
Our Speakers and Facilitators
Eric Spellman, Amarillo, TX — Eric is the KING of social media and search engine optimization for people who don’t “speak geek.” A favorite at our national ASBDC conferences for several years, he’ll help you understand exactly what you need to do to have your business get found and thrive online. Eric will teach three sessions throughout the day:
- Using Facebook Profitably in Business
- The Future of Social Media
- Search Engine Optimization — The Truth: Generating More Leads from Your Website
Doreen Sullivan, Columbia, SC — Doreen is the owner of Post No Bills, a successful Public Relations firm with offices in both Columbia and Charleston, SC. Doreen puts the “creative” in creative marketing! She will teach a session on the importance of creativity in marketing, and will also honor us as this year’s keynote speaker during lunch. You’re going to LOVE her!
Kittie Watson, Tega Cay, SC — President and Founder of Innolect, she serves corporations nationwide to grow leaders and build high performance teams through company assessment, workshops and coaching. The author of 15 books, Kittie is a strong supporter of women in business, traveling and speaking on behalf of the Greater Women’s Business Council in NC, SC and GA, in addition to running Innolect. She has much to teach us about personal and team development best practices for sustainable business.
Jay Rinehart, CEO/President of Rinehart Realty, speaking on “The importance of Networking”
Richard Speights, Consultant and CEO, Waterstone Business Strategies on “Contracting with Federal and State Governments”
Agie Sundaram, Co-Founder & CEO, SPAN Enterprises, a marketing and technology firm, on “Understanding Your Business SWOT” (OR, The Good, The Bad, The Possible and The Scary About Your Business)
Mel Wallace, Director of Global Development for AEC Resource, Inc., Charlotte, NC, and also works with Stategic Capital Solutions, providing economic development solutions to rural America. Presenting on “Increasing Sales”
at DiGiorgio Campus Center
Rock Hill, United States