Small Business Expo is THE most anticipated networking event, trade show & conference of the year for business owners, C-Level Executives & company decision-makers.
Small Business Expo is an exciting event opportunity to learn about products & services in the exhibitor hall to help businesses grow, network with other industry professionals & attend informative and cutting-edge workshops & seminars. If you are an Owner, President, CEO, CFO, CMO, COO, Director, Financial Services Representative, Partner, Marketing Professional, Business Development Executive, Sales Executive, Vice President, or any member of Senior Management at your company, you must attend this trade show & conference.
Your competition will be at Small Business Expo…..will you be there? If your product/service targets small business owners, exhibiting at this show is a necessity. Nowhere else can you speak with so many of your perfect target market face-to-face and make on-the-spot sales!
Network with other business professionals & check out the exciting exhibitor hall
Establish new contacts and reconnect with old ones.
Further your education by attending workshops & seminars.
Learn about new products and services that will help your business grow.
Interact with the movers and shakers of your industry.
Discover new and innovative technologies.
Dress Code: Business Casual
SMALL BUSINESS EXPO NYC AGENDA
Thursday May 10, 2012 10 AM – 5 PM
|10:00 AM||Small Business Expo Opens|
|11:00 AM – 11:45 AM||Avoid Costly Legal Mistakes!
Imperative Legal Considerations for Small Business Owners
|The Small Business Disaster Recovery Plan|
|Secrets of Small Business Evolution…Staying on Top in Turbulent Times (Presented by FedEx)|
|Speed Networking Session #1|
|11:30 AM||“Taste of NYC” Business Catering Pavilion Open|
|12:00 PM – 12:45 PM||“PITCH” to the “GREEN” (Presented by The New York Angels)
Getting Investors Excited About Your Project
|How to Brand Your Business & Succeed Online – Maximizing the Internet|
|Unpaid Interns / Independent Contractors vs. Employees / Overtime
Avoid Three Common Employment Law Traps
|Speed Networking Session #2|
12:30 PM – 2:00 PM
|BUSINESS OWNER’S LUNCHEON with Guest Speaker
NYC COMMISSIONER ROBERT WALSH, DEPARTMENT OF SMALL BUSINESS SERVICES
“Lunch with the movers & shakers of New York City small business.”
$79.99/ticket or $599.99/table (8 seats at a table)
|1:00 PM – 1:45 PM||Drive Sales Off the Charts:
How to Get Your Sales Team Motivated
|How to Ask For & Earn Your Customer’s Business|
|Using Technology to Accelerate Your Business’ Growth (Presented by Verizon)|
|2:00 PM – 2:45 PM||Your Exit Strategy (Presented by ValuSource)
Measure, Manage & Grow the Value of Your Business
|Social Media – Next Generation Marketing Strategies
Take Your Social Media Platform to the Next Level
| Running Your Business Anywhere (Presented by Intuit)
How SaaS applications and mobile tools let you effectively operate wherever, whenever
|3:00 PM – 3:45 PM||Six Critical Success Factors of America’s Leading Edge Small Business Owners|
|Building, Managing & Maintaining Your Company’s Online Credibility|
|Simplify Business Travel and Expenses with Your Smart Phone (Presented by Concur)|
|Speed Networking Session #3|
|4:00 PM – 4:45 PM||Speed Networking Session #4|
4:30 PM – 6:00 PM
|FREE KEYNOTE PRESENTATION
“The 3 Keys to Building Your Million Dollar Business”
Presented by Venture Capitalist & Business Coach, Bill WalshThis Presentation will include:
• How to get Venture Funding for your Business
• How to connect with Millionaires
• Power of Building Great Relationships
• How to turn your Passion into Profits
• The 5 Secrets to Success in today’s EconomyFor more information, please visit http://www.BillWalsh360.com
|5:00 PM||Small Business Expo Closes|
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
|Small Business Expo Networking After Party
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REGISTRATION IS FREE!
There is a $10 On-Site Registration Fee if you do not pre-register before May 8, 2012.
Thursday May 10, 2012 10 AM – 5 PM
Registration opens at 9:45 AM
Registration closes at 4:45 PM
FREE Keynote Presentation from 4:30-6PM
SMALL BUSINESS EXPO
Penn Plaza Pavilion
401 Seventh Avenue at 33rd St.
(across from Penn Station)