October 17, 2012
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The Utah Small Business Coalition is proud to host the 1st Annual Small Business Summit. This conference is specifically geared to small business owners and managers. The conference will feature inspiring and informative keynote speakers and numerous breakout sessions aimed to help small businesses improve their bottom line.
Date: October 17, 2012
Time: 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Radisson Hotel Downtown Salt Lake City (215 West South Temple)
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7:30 am Registration Opens/ Continental Breakfast
7:30 am Optional Event- Meet the Candidates Forum (see below)
8:15 am Welcome
8:30 am Keynote: Successful Business Through Successful Relationships, Larry Chatterton, Chatterton Inc.
9:30 am Breakout Session #1 (5 training sessions offered)
10:45 am Breakout Session #2 (5 training sessions offered)
11:45 am Break
12:15 pm Luncheon Keynote: Branding & Marketing for Small Business, Mike Brian, Penna Powers Brian Haynes
1:45 pm Breakout Session #3 (5 training sessions offered)
3:00 pm Breakout Session #4 (5 training sessions offered)
4:00 pm Closing Networking Reception, Sponsored by Utah's Own
5:00 pm Conference Concludes
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- Small Business Resources Panel
- Technology for Small Business- Using technology to make your business more efficient and profitable
- How to Use Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter for Business
- Promoting Your Business: Press Releases, Blogging and Social Media
- Too Small to Fail- Strategic HR Concepts for Every Company
- Small Business Best Practices and Succes Stories
- International Trade and Exporting
- Small Business Lending and Funding
- 10,000 Small Business Information Session
- Driving Sales to Your Business
- Email Marketing
Optional, No Cost Event:
Join the Vest Pocket Business Coalition for a pre-conference Meet the Candidates Forum with Salt Lake County Mayoral candidates, Ben McAdams and Mark Crockett. Come hear the candidates discuss their views on local business, campaign goals, and the state of the county.
This event is free of charge and starts promptly at 7:30 am at the Radisson (room to be announced).
Additional Small Business Opportunity:
EXPAND YOUR SALES THROUGH GOVERNMENT CONTRACTING
Register for the Governor’s Office of Economic Development Procurement Symposium
Tuesday October 23rd @ SouthTowne Expo Center from 7:15 AM to 3:00 PM with 50 – 60 Prime Contractors / Government. Learn more at www.business.utah.gov/PTAC To obtain a $5 discount by registering for both conferences, click here
Conference Major Sponsors $10,000 per sponsor
Opening and Luncheon Keynote Session Sponsors $5,000 per session
Breakout Session Sponsor $2,500
Supporting Sponsor $2,500
Luncheon Table Sponsor $1,000
Exhibitor Table $300
Please be set up by 7:45 a.m. Take down NO EARLIER than 1:45 p.m.
Individual Conference Tickets $30
For information on the table sponsorships, exhibitor tables, or individual tickets, please contact Ryan Evans at 801.328.5063 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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