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Thursday, May 11
 

8:00am

Small Business Expo VIP Entrepreneur Welcome Breakfast - Sponsored by Dun & Bradstreet, Inc

Enjoy plenty of refreshments and a hot continental breakfast just before your busy day at the Expo.

The Small Business Expo Premium VIP Breakfast is a great opportunity to start networking early with exhibitors, sponsors, local press, chambers of commerce and other business owners that will be in attendance.

Mike Bohner, Business Credit Expert with Dun & Bradstreet, will be speaking on how to grow your business with accelerated sales and strategic targeting.


Speakers
avatar for Mike Bohner

Mike Bohner

Dun & Bradstreet
avatar for Bill Walsh

Bill Walsh

Powerteam International

Sponsors


Thursday May 11, 2017 8:00am - 9:00am
Jacob K. Javits Convention Center - HALL 1B 655 W 34th St, New York, NY 10001

9:00am

SMALL BUSINESS EXPO Exhibitor Hall Opens
Tag a SmallBiz Selfie with your colleagues by taking a picture of your group at the entrance to the Expo and posting to your social media with hashtag #smallbizexpo.


Thursday May 11, 2017 9:00am - 5:00pm
Jacob K. Javits Convention Center - HALL 1B 655 W 34th St, New York, NY 10001

9:30am

Speed Networking Session 1
In these fast-paced and fun 45 minute speed networking sessions, you have 3 minutes to introduce yourself to one person (and listen to the other person's introduction) and then exchange business cards. When the buzzer goes off, it is time to meet the next person. By the end of this networking session, you will have met approximately 15 other business professionals. Bring lots of business cards!

Thursday May 11, 2017 9:30am - 10:15am
Speed Networking Room 2

9:30am

Speed Networking Session 1
In these fast-paced and fun 45 minute speed networking sessions, you have 3 minutes to introduce yourself to one person (and listen to the other person's introduction) and then exchange business cards. When the buzzer goes off, it is time to meet the next person. By the end of this networking session, you will have met approximately 15 other business professionals. Bring lots of business cards!

Thursday May 11, 2017 9:30am - 10:15am
Speed Networking Room 1

9:30am

3 Mindshifts To Master Professional Excellence - Sponsored By Savvy Office Systems
Join Kathleen Day in this powerful conversation about organizing your life in a way that elevates your business and professional performance. This is a MUST attend for both the busy entrepreneur and the hectic corporate intrapreneur.

In this workshop, you'll discover how your ordinary, day-to-day decisions might be undermining your best laid plans.

You will leave the session more aware and in control of those sneaky procrastination habits.

By making simple shifts in your approach to time, tasks, information, and processes, you'll experience your business in a way you never thought possible. Get empowered with the practical tools and mindset shifts that will have you organizing, operating, and optimizing on a whole new level.

Speakers
avatar for Kathleen Day

Kathleen Day

Founder, Chief Organization Officer, Savvy Office Systems
Ask me about how to make lasting changes - for improving the functionality of your office, managing paper and digital information - using systems to automate the RIGHT stuff and to sustain habits and routines that grow your business AND take care of you, the most important asset... Read More →


Thursday May 11, 2017 9:30am - 10:15am
Workshop Room 8

9:30am

8 Steps To Publishing Success - Sponsored By Black Card Books
How Writing A Book Can Skyrocket Your Revenue

Imagine walking into a room of like-minded business owners who are all focused on one thing – growing their businesses in a unique and impactful way.

Imagine using the strategies you learn to WIN your prospects attention and EARN the right to have their business.

Imagine learning the RIGHT way to become the trusted authority in your marketplace.

Imagine earning enough money to solidify your financial future and having extra money so you can enjoy your efforts.

Please join us and in just 45 short minutes you will learn a step-by-step system to OWN your market and reap the rewards of being a successfully published business author!

Thursday May 11, 2017 9:30am - 10:15am
Workshop Room 3

9:30am

Army Ranger Shares The 7 Secrets To Protect Yourself, Employees & Customers During A Terror Attack! - Sponsored By Powerteam International
When you attend this action packed workshop you will learn from a former Army Ranger and Special Forces trainer. He will share you life & death tips to protect yourself and your family in the event of an actual terrorist attack or any type of altercation when your life is in danger. This workshop is priceless if you own a business or ever do any work in busy areas of any city. You will love his energy and knowledge of tactical readiness in any situation. It is also a great way to understand the power of ultra-clear habits. 

Speakers
avatar for John Renken

John Renken

Global Combatives Lab


Thursday May 11, 2017 9:30am - 10:15am
Workshop Room 6

9:30am

Financing Alternatives for Small Business - Sponsored By RapidAdvance
RapidAdvance offers financing options that help businesses with short term funding needs. When a business needs working capital exceeding the amount available from traditional sources, or has insufficient collateral or less than perfect credit, businesses rely on RapidAdvance to help fill the financing gap. Financing from RapidAdvance can stand alone or as a complement to traditional financing, assisting with a customer’s short-term financing needs and helping the business grow and prosper. Financing solutions ranging from $5,000 to $1 million are available with terms of up to 18 months. RapidAdvance offers many competitively priced options so financing can be tailored to the specific needs of each business. A leader in providing specialty financing, RapidAdvance has completed more than 43,000 business financing transactions and provided over $1 billion in working capital to small and mid-sized businesses. The company is accredited and A+ rated by the Better Business Bureau.

Speakers
AM

Alex Matini

RapidAdvance


Thursday May 11, 2017 9:30am - 10:15am
Workshop Room 1

9:30am

HOW YOU CAN ATTRACT AN ABUNDANCE ​OF NEW AND REPEAT CUSTOMERS THAT BUY OVER AND OVER ​AGAIN - Sponsored By Misaic
Learn 5 NEW STRATEGIES you can use RIGHT NOW:

● Rapidly​ Build Your List of New Qualified Prospects for less than $1/day, Guaranteed!

● How You can Increase Online Conversions (aka new qualified prospects) by as much as 300% or more

● How You can Get Others to Grow Your Business Exponentially

As 2016 Keynote of the Year for the Small Business Expo®​, Keith Aichele - is BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND to share with YOU the HOTTEST MARKETING SECRETS OF 2017 with unique and NEW key strategies that you can use right away GUARANTEED!

FREE GIFT for All Attendees: $97 Marketing Course & chance to be featured in CBS NEWS, FOX, NBC!

****This is a DON’T MISS WORKSHOP -- FOR SERIOUS ENTREPRENEURS ONLY!****

Speakers
avatar for Keith Aichele

Keith Aichele

CEO, Misaic
Keith Aichele - America's eXtreme Marketing eXpert - is the Founder and CEO of Misaic. He is an internationally recognized speaker, best selling author, trainer, and successful entrepreneur who has a proven track record and passion for rapidly accelerating businesses. He was the... Read More →


Thursday May 11, 2017 9:30am - 10:15am
Workshop Room 10

9:30am

Learn The 7 Easy Steps To Get Capital You Need For Your Business - Sponsored By Powerteam International

When you attend this workshop you will learn how to get funding for you business. In addition you will discover how to navigate the crazy world of options you can use to get funding for your business. Our speaker James Yin is a master at helping companies put together the proper structure to get the business capital you need to build your success story!  


Speakers
avatar for James Yin

James Yin

Brick Equity LLC


Thursday May 11, 2017 9:30am - 10:15am
Workshop Room 2

9:30am

Purchase Wholesale Property Straight From The BANK! - Sponsored By Powerteam International
Training and mentorship program delivering a complete, step-by-step system to help you Find, Fund, Fix and Flip or Fill properties to promote and grow your real estate portfolio! 

Speakers

Thursday May 11, 2017 9:30am - 10:15am
Workshop Room 4

9:30am

Social Marketing With A TWIST - Sponsored By Brand New Marketing World
Research shows that humans have an attention span of 8 seconds, which by the way is less than goldfish. Not all businesses are exciting and fun to the naked eyes and ears and finding ways to keep people reading, watching and sharing your information can be challenging. Whether you sell burial plots or lemonade, unless you have Beyoncé drinking the lemonade and the cast of The Walking Dead hanging out at the cemetery, your 8 seconds are up! How do you captivate your audience and keep them engaged with your business? You have to be extraordinarily creative when marketing your business online! Learn what to write in your posts/blogs, what to talk about in your videos and what to say to potential clients to get and keep them engaged. This workshop will empower business leaders, organizations and entrepreneurs to be fearless; toss inhibitions to the wind and come alive digitally!

Speakers
KB

Kay Bellamy

Brand New Marketing


Thursday May 11, 2017 9:30am - 10:15am
Workshop Room 5

9:30am

The Branding Crash Course Every Business Owner Needs - Sponsored By Netwave Interactive
You know you need to market your business, but where do you start? Savvy business owners know there is a crucial creative process that takes place before marketing ever enters the picture.

Join Dave McIndoe, founder and president of Netwave Interactive, for an easy-to-follow guide on the art of branding. In this session, you’ll learn:

• The foundational elements of branding a business
• Advanced concepts and DIY brand identity exercises
• How to turn your “small” business into a “big” brand
• How to channel your brand identity into meaningful marketing

No sales pitch here. Just 45 minutes of creative thinking, plus a bonus branding launchpad for you to take home.

Speakers
DM

Dave McIndoe

Netwave Interactive Marketing, Inc.


Thursday May 11, 2017 9:30am - 10:15am
Workshop Room 7

9:30am

VEDC’s Here’s The Money - Access Capital To Grow Your Small Business - Sponsored By VEDC
How to apply for a business loan, tips to getting approved and receive a quick onsite loan preapproval evaluation.

Attendees will have the opportunity to ask about funding their business, guidelines to apply, and the type of business loans available.

VEDC is a leading non-profit small business lender that is changing the way small business lending is done by making it more available and impactful. VEDC has lent $400 million in direct and guaranteed loans to over 100,000 small businesses and created more than 28,000 new jobs.

Speakers
SB

Sandra Bojorque

VEDC Tri-State Business Opportunity Fund


Thursday May 11, 2017 9:30am - 10:15am
Workshop Room 9

9:30am

What Do You Mean It Is Not Covered? - Sponsored By David G Sayles Insurance Services
A concise review of the insurance exposures that most businesses have. The review includes standard coverages of property, liability and workers compensation to some of the recent newer coverages of employment practices liability and cyber insurance. You can learn about various types of policies and the forms that are available and how they work. If time permits we will answer questions from the floor.

Speakers
DG

David G Sayles Jr

David Sayles Insurance
AAI President of David G. Sayles Insurance Services


Thursday May 11, 2017 9:30am - 10:15am
Workshop Room 11

10:00am

CONSULTANTS Meeting // Get Dotted
With our new color coded system, networking has never been easier. This is a great tool to break the ice and meet the right people in your field and to start making those valuable business connections!

Thursday May 11, 2017 10:00am - 10:30am
Meeting Area B

10:00am

RETAIL, ECOMMERCE Meeting // Get Dotted
With our new color coded system, networking has never been easier. This is a great tool to break the ice and meet the right people in your field and to start making those valuable business connections!

Thursday May 11, 2017 10:00am - 10:30am
Meeting Area A

10:00am

TECHNOLOGY Meeting // Get Dotted
With our new color coded system, networking has never been easier. This is a great tool to break the ice and meet the right people in your field and to start making those valuable business connections!

Thursday May 11, 2017 10:00am - 10:30am
Meeting Area C

10:00am

MAIN STAGE: 25 Year Old Internet Rockstar Shares How To Make Money Online
• 3 Simple Steps to Effectively Sell Online
• Why Most Corporate Sites Never Convert
• How to Use VIDEOS in Your Internet Marketing
• How to Instantly Increase Your Conversions

Speakers
avatar for Austin Walsh

Austin Walsh

ceo, #success room


Thursday May 11, 2017 10:00am - 10:30am
Inspiration2020 Showcase Theater (Main Stage)

10:30am

Speed Networking Session 2
In these fast-paced and fun 45 minute speed networking sessions, you have 3 minutes to introduce yourself to one person (and listen to the other person's introduction) and then exchange business cards. When the buzzer goes off, it is time to meet the next person. By the end of this networking session, you will have met approximately 15 other business professionals. Bring lots of business cards!

Thursday May 11, 2017 10:30am - 11:15am
Speed Networking Room 2

10:30am

Speed Networking Session 2
In these fast-paced and fun 45 minute speed networking sessions, you have 3 minutes to introduce yourself to one person (and listen to the other person's introduction) and then exchange business cards. When the buzzer goes off, it is time to meet the next person. By the end of this networking session, you will have met approximately 15 other business professionals. Bring lots of business cards!

Thursday May 11, 2017 10:30am - 11:15am
Speed Networking Room 1

10:30am

8 Steps To Publishing Success - Sponsored By Black Card Books
How Writing A Book Can Skyrocket Your Revenue

Imagine walking into a room of like-minded business owners who are all focused on one thing – growing their businesses in a unique and impactful way.

Imagine using the strategies you learn to WIN your prospects attention and EARN the right to have their business.

Imagine learning the RIGHT way to become the trusted authority in your marketplace.

Imagine earning enough money to solidify your financial future and having extra money so you can enjoy your efforts.

Please join us and in just 45 short minutes you will learn a step-by-step system to OWN your market and reap the rewards of being a successfully published business author!

Thursday May 11, 2017 10:30am - 11:15am
Workshop Room 3

10:30am

Come And Learn How To Build, Manage, And Profit By Leveraging The Power Of Amazon - Sponsored By Powerteam International
Creating your account with Amazon
Learning the business model and identifying product opportunities
Product Research - finding high margin products to sell
Setting your product apart from the competition
Ordering and managing inventory
Product Uploading - using amazon seller central to manage your products
Optimizing your Amazon product pages
Promoting and driving buyer traffic to your Amazon product
Using other Amazon features and online tools to multiply your sales
Making your business highly profitable and sustainable

Speakers

Thursday May 11, 2017 10:30am - 11:15am
Workshop Room 2

10:30am

Got Profit? #Powerof3 - Sponsored By XENDOO
A high energy interactive workshop with key takeaways to grow your profits without growing sales. Learn how the POWER of 3 will transform your bottom line with proven business strategies. Secrets revealed and implemented from this session will show results within 30 days regardless of your industry sector. Join us for a fun filled impactful time and put money in your pocket.

Speakers

Thursday May 11, 2017 10:30am - 11:15am
Workshop Room 1

10:30am

Hottest Marketing Tool Designed To Instantly Increase Revenue & Retain Customers! - Sponsored By Powerteam International
When you attend this workshop you will learn how to utilize the hottest marketing new tool "$200.00 VIP TRAVEL CARD" as a complimentary gift to acquire & retain customers. When they search hotels, GOODLIFE USA scans and displays our competitors' pricing for the same trip, sorted by price, star-ratings or available amenities. Your results show the lowest publicly available price from sites like Priceline, Orbitz, Expedia, Hotels.com, etc. alongside your members-only GOODLIFE USA price and how much you'll save! Plus the customer will get instant travel savings plus up to $200.00 in actual cash just for booking through the platform.

 

Speakers
avatar for Mark Seyforth

Mark Seyforth

Goodlife USA


Thursday May 11, 2017 10:30am - 11:15am
Workshop Room 6

10:30am

HOW YOU CAN ATTRACT AN ABUNDANCE ​OF NEW AND REPEAT CUSTOMERS THAT BUY OVER AND OVER ​AGAIN - Sponsored By Misaic
Learn 5 NEW STRATEGIES you can use RIGHT NOW:

● Rapidly​ Build Your List of New Qualified Prospects for less than $1/day, Guaranteed!

● How You can Increase Online Conversions (aka new qualified prospects) by as much as 300% or more

● How You can Get Others to Grow Your Business Exponentially

As 2016 Keynote of the Year for the Small Business Expo®​, Keith Aichele - is BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND to share with YOU the HOTTEST MARKETING SECRETS OF 2017 with unique and NEW key strategies that you can use right away GUARANTEED!

FREE GIFT for All Attendees: $97 Marketing Course & chance to be featured in CBS NEWS, FOX, NBC!

****This is a DON’T MISS WORKSHOP -- FOR SERIOUS ENTREPRENEURS ONLY!****

Speakers
avatar for Keith Aichele

Keith Aichele

CEO, Misaic
Keith Aichele - America's eXtreme Marketing eXpert - is the Founder and CEO of Misaic. He is an internationally recognized speaker, best selling author, trainer, and successful entrepreneur who has a proven track record and passion for rapidly accelerating businesses. He was the... Read More →


Thursday May 11, 2017 10:30am - 11:15am
Workshop Room 10

10:30am

Learn How A Social Media Calendar Can Change Your Business - Sponsored By JumpCrew
These days, social media can require multiple tools, but none more important than the social media calendar. There’s the analytics tools, the discovery tools, and tools to help you use these tools, but these tools are rendered useless unless you have a plan of what types of content you will distribute, when you will distribute them and when. Your strategy and content marketing efforts, can be simplified and made more efficiently by creating a plan, hence the content calendar. Knowing when your content will go out, where it will go and what the goal is, will, in the long run, save you time, money, and stress. Your business needs your attention, give it the attention it deserves, organize your social so you can you change your business. Understanding your social media strategy is as simple as developing a content calendar. 

Speakers
avatar for Jason Yarborough

Jason Yarborough

Director of Social Media, JumpCrew
Jason Yarborough is a Social Media Strategist with a fervent love of coffee and travel. Jason is the Director of Social at JumpCrew, a social media marketing company based in Nashville, TN. Jason has spoken at numerous conferences and events, such as Social Fresh Conference, host... Read More →


Thursday May 11, 2017 10:30am - 11:15am
Workshop Room 11

10:30am

Small Business, Big Data - Sponsored By Lightspeed POS Inc
How does a small business owner get the data they need to build a winning strategy? Is big data only for big corporations?

If big chains are used to dominating the retail landscape by using tools only they could have, the democratization of technology has shaken things up and that’s an opportunity for you.

How much dusty inventory do I have? What do my customers really want? You’ve always asked the questions, now you can get the answers. You had your intuition, your experience, now you have big data.

The more you know, the more you can accomplish.

Find out what you need to know to save time, make the best decisions and be a happier retailer. 

Speakers
avatar for Michael Spell

Michael Spell

Sales Engineer, Lightspeed POS
Lightspeed provides point of sale and ecommerce solutions for retailers and restaurateurs to manage their businesses.


Thursday May 11, 2017 10:30am - 11:15am
Workshop Room 7

10:30am

The Power of Email Marketing - Sponsored By Constant Contact
The Power of the Inbox and Tricks for Successful Email Marketing

What is the first impression you give when they see you in their email inbox? And when they see you there, what do they do? This powerful workshop takes you step-by-step through the keys to effective email marketing: What it really is (and isn’t) what it can do for your business. And the five easy steps you must take to harness the power of the inbox!

· Grow a healthy list

· Create great content that engages your customers and drives new business

· Customize a beautiful, mobile-friendly template that matches your brand

· How to get your emails opened

· Tracking your results

From revealing why regular email doesn't work, to insider tips and techniques like automated list building tools and the design elements that work (and those that don't!), this seminar will give you the keys to the most effective marketing you can do: email marketing. Join us!

Speakers
avatar for Alex Hollywood

Alex Hollywood

Regional Development Director, Constant Contact
Come see me speak on email marketing! I am looking to connect with marketing agencies and businesses who service the SMB market.


Thursday May 11, 2017 10:30am - 11:15am
Workshop Room 9

10:30am

The Success Mindset - Sponsored Rhett Power
Rhett was exhausted, nearly bankrupt, and about to call it quits in 2009—just two years after starting his first business. In this stirring talk, Rhett will share the techniques he developed to survive a recession and turn a struggling upstart into one of the fastest growing companies in America.

After several great successes (and a few major failures), Rhett learned that significant accomplishments require focus, intentionality, and specific activity. To achieve this requires developing what he calls “The Success Mindset,” and he can walk your audience through the steps required to undergo this mindset transformation.

Speakers
avatar for Rhett Power

Rhett Power

Founder, Rhett Power
Rhett Power is co-founder of Wild Creations, an award-winning start-up toy company named one of Inc. Magazine’s Fastest Growing US Companies. A member of the United States Department of State’s International Speakers Program, he travels the globe speaking about entrepreneursh... Read More →


Thursday May 11, 2017 10:30am - 11:15am
Workshop Room 5

10:30am

The Wealth Formula: The 7 Keys To Creating UNLIMITED Prosperity - Sponsored By Powerteam International
When you attend Adam's 60 Minute Breakthrough Experience you will learn the process
to become an unstoppable Entrepreneur. At this amazing workshop you will discover the key drivers the CEO's of many fortune 500 companies have figured out to breakthrough the biggest
challenges and create massive success. After speaking to over 300,000 people at some of the
biggest conferences in the world - we are honored to have him speaking at an upcoming Powerteam Inspiration2020 Workshop at the Small Business Expo.  IT IS A MUST ATTEND! 

Speakers

Thursday May 11, 2017 10:30am - 11:15am
Workshop Room 4

10:30am

What Every Business Owner Should Know About State Requirements - Sponsored By BizFilings
BizFilings will provide you with the top 5 need to knows about staying in compliance with State and Local regulations. Protect your personal assets, reduce lawsuit risk and increase your odds at obtaining business loans and new clients by being in good standing. Topics that will be covered: business licenses, incorporating, foreign qualification, registered agent and annual reports.

Speakers
avatar for Tim Jensen

Tim Jensen

BizFilings


Thursday May 11, 2017 10:30am - 11:15am
Workshop Room 8

11:00am

ENTREPRENEUR, START-UP Meeting // Get Dotted
With our new color coded system, networking has never been easier. This is a great tool to break the ice and meet the right people in your field and to start making those valuable business connections!

Thursday May 11, 2017 11:00am - 11:30am
Meeting Area C

11:00am

MARKETING, ADVERTISING, PR & MEDIA Meeting // Get Dotted
With our new color coded system, networking has never been easier. This is a great tool to break the ice and meet the right people in your field and to start making those valuable business connections!

Thursday May 11, 2017 11:00am - 11:30am
Meeting Area A

11:00am

PROFESSIONAL SERVICES Meeting // Get Dotted
With our new color coded system, networking has never been easier. This is a great tool to break the ice and meet the right people in your field and to start making those valuable business connections!

Thursday May 11, 2017 11:00am - 11:30am
Meeting Area B

11:30am

MAIN STAGE: How To Create Massive Wealth Through Real Estate Investing
• How to Create Instant & Passive Income
• How to FIND Big Profit Deals
• How to Get FUNDING
• 3 Keys to FLIP in Less Than 30 Days


Thursday May 11, 2017 11:30am - 12:30pm
Inspiration2020 Showcase Theater (Main Stage)

12:30pm

Speed Networking Session 3
In these fast-paced and fun 45 minute speed networking sessions, you have 3 minutes to introduce yourself to one person (and listen to the other person's introduction) and then exchange business cards. When the buzzer goes off, it is time to meet the next person. By the end of this networking session, you will have met approximately 15 other business professionals. Bring lots of business cards!

Thursday May 11, 2017 12:30pm - 1:15pm
Speed Networking Room 2

12:30pm

Speed Networking Session 3
In these fast-paced and fun 45 minute speed networking sessions, you have 3 minutes to introduce yourself to one person (and listen to the other person's introduction) and then exchange business cards. When the buzzer goes off, it is time to meet the next person. By the end of this networking session, you will have met approximately 15 other business professionals. Bring lots of business cards!

Thursday May 11, 2017 12:30pm - 1:15pm
Speed Networking Room 1

12:30pm

10 Technologies Successful Entrepreneurs Use To Grow Their Business - Sponsored By Microsoft
Technology is the backbone to increased productivity, saving money, team collaboration and more, in your business. Successful business owners and entrepreneurs harness technology as a POWERFUL tool to grow their business. In this session, four-time entrepreneur and bestselling author Ramon Ray gives you the BEST PRACTICES to implement technology to START and GROW your business.

Speakers
avatar for Ramon Ray

Ramon Ray

Publisher, Smart Hustle Magazine


Thursday May 11, 2017 12:30pm - 1:15pm
Workshop Room 8

12:30pm

8 Steps To Publishing Success - Sponsored By Black Card Books
How Writing A Book Can Skyrocket Your Revenue

Imagine walking into a room of like-minded business owners who are all focused on one thing – growing their businesses in a unique and impactful way.

Imagine using the strategies you learn to WIN your prospects attention and EARN the right to have their business.

Imagine learning the RIGHT way to become the trusted authority in your marketplace.

Imagine earning enough money to solidify your financial future and having extra money so you can enjoy your efforts.

Please join us and in just 45 short minutes you will learn a step-by-step system to OWN your market and reap the rewards of being a successfully published business author!

Thursday May 11, 2017 12:30pm - 1:15pm
Workshop Room 3

12:30pm

Don't Build A Business, Build A Religion - Sponsored By GrowthFaktory
The Fortune 500 was only 35% of our economy in 1955. Now it's 72%! Small business is being squeezed out of existence. At the same time, consumers now crave something far beyond products and services. They crave meaning.

In this interactive workshop, Steve Faktor (Fortune 100 growth strategist, bestselling author, Forbes contributor, and LinkedIn Influencer) will:
Explain why customers have a newfound emptiness - and expect businesses to fill it.
Reveal the secret advantage small businesses have to sell meaning – and why big corporations can’t.
Explore successful case studies and how to use this immense power to drive extraordinary growth and profit in your business.
Exclusive for Expo attendees: Apply at growthfaktory.com/sbx for a free growth consultation with Steve - and chance to feature your business to his millions of readers. It’s coaching Steve’s startup and executive clients (like American Express, Hallmark, Intel and Samsung) depend on. 

Speakers
avatar for Steve Faktor

Steve Faktor

Entrepreneur/Author, Forbes/IdeaFaktory


Thursday May 11, 2017 12:30pm - 1:15pm
Workshop Room 5

12:30pm

How To Earn 6 Figures Per Year As A Public Speaker - Sponsored By Powerteam International
 Come & Learn the key SECRETS on how to utilize public speaking to generate more leads and build your business. Our guest speaker will also share how to sell from the stage and turn what you are passionate about into a successful public speaker business. It is a must attend for authors, coaches and consultants as well as anyone that is seriously interested in  making money as a public speaker.   

Speakers
avatar for Bill Walsh

Bill Walsh

Powerteam International


Thursday May 11, 2017 12:30pm - 1:15pm
Workshop Room 6

12:30pm

How To Franchise Your Business Seminar - Sponsored By Big Sky Franchise Team
Discover how to franchise your business and if your business is a viable candidate to be franchised. In this session you will learn about multiple expansion strategies including: Franchising, Business Opportunities, and Licensing. You will also learn what makes a business franchisable, franchise compliance, the process and steps to franchise a business, marketing a franchise, and much more.
If you own a business and have through about expanding, this is a must attend seminar. The session is conducted by a franchise expert with more than 12 years of franchise experience. 

Speakers
avatar for Tom DuFore

Tom DuFore

CEO, Big Sky Franchise Team
Tom DuFore is the CEO of Big Sky Franchise Team, where he is responsible for company strategy and to support and consult with Big Sky Franchise Team’s Clients. Tom has consulted with and advised hundreds of businesses ranging from the largest companies in the world to start-ups... Read More →


Thursday May 11, 2017 12:30pm - 1:15pm
Workshop Room 9

12:30pm

How To Look Good, Feel Great & Make More Money! - Sponsored By Powerteam International
Come learn how to enhance your most powerful income generating asset - YOU. Discover how to boost your confidence to get your message out, sharpen your mental clarity, and attract more customers. Learn simple techniques on how to maximize your energy, minimize fatigue, and eliminate chronic pain so that you and your business can experience unlimited growth potential. Come learn from a Johns Hopkins trained physician on how to 10x your income by maximizing your vitality.

Speakers

Thursday May 11, 2017 12:30pm - 1:15pm
Workshop Room 4

12:30pm

HOW YOU CAN ATTRACT AN ABUNDANCE ​OF NEW AND REPEAT CUSTOMERS THAT BUY OVER AND OVER ​AGAIN - Sponsored By Misaic
Learn 5 NEW STRATEGIES you can use RIGHT NOW:

● Rapidly​ Build Your List of New Qualified Prospects for less than $1/day, Guaranteed!

● How You can Increase Online Conversions (aka new qualified prospects) by as much as 300% or more

● How You can Get Others to Grow Your Business Exponentially

As 2016 Keynote of the Year for the Small Business Expo®​, Keith Aichele - is BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND to share with YOU the HOTTEST MARKETING SECRETS OF 2017 with unique and NEW key strategies that you can use right away GUARANTEED!

FREE GIFT for All Attendees: $97 Marketing Course & chance to be featured in CBS NEWS, FOX, NBC!

****This is a DON’T MISS WORKSHOP -- FOR SERIOUS ENTREPRENEURS ONLY!****

Speakers
avatar for Keith Aichele

Keith Aichele

CEO, Misaic
Keith Aichele - America's eXtreme Marketing eXpert - is the Founder and CEO of Misaic. He is an internationally recognized speaker, best selling author, trainer, and successful entrepreneur who has a proven track record and passion for rapidly accelerating businesses. He was the... Read More →


Thursday May 11, 2017 12:30pm - 1:15pm
Workshop Room 10

12:30pm

Resources To Help You Manage And Grow Your Business - Sponsored By Wells Fargo
Starting a business, or considering starting one? Been in business for a while? Join us for the Resources to Help You Manage and Grow Your Business workshop to learn about free, educational resources found on the Wells Fargo Works for Small Business® website, designed to help you as business owners start, manage, and grow your businesses. WellsFargoWorks.com contains relevant and actionable information from business experts and fellow business owners on a variety of topics. From how to write a sound business plan to effective cash flow strategies and how to build and access credit, the website offers videos, articles, and other resources on topics of interest to business owners, many of which can point you to even more resources. It’s free, and you don’t need to be a customer to access the portal.

Speakers
avatar for Christopher Torres

Christopher Torres

Wells Fargo


Thursday May 11, 2017 12:30pm - 1:15pm
Workshop Room 7

12:30pm

Sell Like a BOSS! Story Marketing Mastery - Sponsored By Heather Havenwood
One of the most challenging skills a business owner will learn is personal story
and self-promotion. However, it is the #1 skill that can make the biggest
difference in the bottom line.

Speakers
avatar for Heather Havenwood

Heather Havenwood

Heather Ann Havenwood, is a serial entrepreneur and is regarded as a top authority on digital marketing, sales coaching, and online publishing business strategies.  Heather Ann has been named Top 50 Must Follow Women Entrepreneur's for 2017 by Huffington Post.  She is the author... Read More →


Thursday May 11, 2017 12:30pm - 1:15pm
Workshop Room 1

12:30pm

Top Wharton Grad Shares 5 Secrets To Create Massive Success - Sponsored By Powerteam International
Come and learn how to understand the mysteries of corporate finances and strategies to grow and build your business. It is a must attend for small to medium sized business owners who desire more and better ways to increase their current productivity and profitability.

When you attend this workshop you will learn how to understand in plain English a financial report and ratio for your business. In addition, you will discover how to put together an outline for a strategic business plan including a key marketing component. 

Speakers
avatar for Bryan Heard

Bryan Heard

The Money Library


Thursday May 11, 2017 12:30pm - 1:15pm
Workshop Room 2

12:30pm

Video Marketing In A Digital World - Sponsored By Comcast Spotlight
Local businesses are bombarded with opportunities to use video to drive awareness and attract customers. But what really works? What’s affordable? This energetic, interactive seminar covers the basics of on-line video marketing, local consumer targeting and how local businesses are successfully using video across multiple platforms to increase sales. We’ll also explore how local businesses can design effective, well-rounded marketing plans in this new digital world.  

Speakers
EB

Eric Bercarich

Interactive Solutions Manager, Comcast Spotlight


Thursday May 11, 2017 12:30pm - 1:15pm
Workshop Room 11

1:00pm

CONSULTANTS Meeting // Get Dotted
With our new color coded system, networking has never been easier. This is a great tool to break the ice and meet the right people in your field and to start making those valuable business connections!

Thursday May 11, 2017 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Meeting Area A

1:00pm

RETAIL, ECOMMERCE Meeting // Get Dotted
With our new color coded system, networking has never been easier. This is a great tool to break the ice and meet the right people in your field and to start making those valuable business connections!

Thursday May 11, 2017 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Meeting Area C

1:00pm

TECHNOLOGY Meeting // Get Dotted
With our new color coded system, networking has never been easier. This is a great tool to break the ice and meet the right people in your field and to start making those valuable business connections!

Thursday May 11, 2017 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Meeting Area B

1:15pm

Speed Networking Session 4
In these fast-paced and fun 45 minute speed networking sessions, you have 3 minutes to introduce yourself to one person (and listen to the other person's introduction) and then exchange business cards. When the buzzer goes off, it is time to meet the next person. By the end of this networking session, you will have met approximately 15 other business professionals. Bring lots of business cards!

Thursday May 11, 2017 1:15pm - 2:00pm
Speed Networking Room 2

1:15pm

Speed Networking Session 4
In these fast-paced and fun 45 minute speed networking sessions, you have 3 minutes to introduce yourself to one person (and listen to the other person's introduction) and then exchange business cards. When the buzzer goes off, it is time to meet the next person. By the end of this networking session, you will have met approximately 15 other business professionals. Bring lots of business cards!

Thursday May 11, 2017 1:15pm - 2:00pm
Speed Networking Room 1

1:30pm

8 Steps To Publishing Success - Sponsored By Black Card Books
How Writing A Book Can Skyrocket Your Revenue

Imagine walking into a room of like-minded business owners who are all focused on one thing – growing their businesses in a unique and impactful way.

Imagine using the strategies you learn to WIN your prospects attention and EARN the right to have their business.

Imagine learning the RIGHT way to become the trusted authority in your marketplace.

Imagine earning enough money to solidify your financial future and having extra money so you can enjoy your efforts.

Please join us and in just 45 short minutes you will learn a step-by-step system to OWN your market and reap the rewards of being a successfully published business author!

Thursday May 11, 2017 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Workshop Room 3

1:30pm

Empathy For Small Business Success With Chris Schembra - Sponsored By Dell Technologies
Many people overestimate what can be accomplished in a year and underestimate what can be accomplished during the span of a decade. This interactive workshop is targeted to B2B Small Business Owners. Please join us to learn about and discuss different systems to help an entrepreneur build, grow, and ignite their network. Investment in a network benefits marketing, sales, and business structure. Connecting deeper to referral partners and clients leads to increased sales and engagement. The following topics will be discussed: “Eco vs. Ego”, “Strength of Weak Ties”, “Investing in your Connectors”, and the “3 C’s of Community Building: Conductor - Connector - Consumer”.

Speakers

Thursday May 11, 2017 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Workshop Room 9

1:30pm

Help Grow Your Business With Smarter, Faster Sales - Sponsored By Dun & Bradstreet, Inc.
Learn how to grow your business with accelerated sales and strategical targeting through Dun & Bradstreet.  

Speakers
avatar for Mike Bohner

Mike Bohner

Dun & Bradstreet


Thursday May 11, 2017 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Workshop Room 7

1:30pm

How To Build An Extraordinary Business AND Life As A Certified Catalyft Business Coach - Sponsored By Catalyft Success System Inc.
Do you want to make more money? Have more free time? And enjoy the journey?
We’ll share the 4 pillars of The Pinnacle Success System™ and give actual examples of how our clients have doubled their income, taken more time for themselves, developed a recurring referral base, and created unique proprietary property around their business model…increasing their scalability and business valuation. We are committed to Entrepreneurs and have developed a turn key system for business success!

Speakers
avatar for Danny Ballard

Danny Ballard

The Coach's Coach™, Catalyft Success System, Inc.
Catalyft® offers a Coaching Certification Program that includes a proven business model and powerful financial model. Men & women across the US are getting certified with Catalyft® to build a business or expand an existing business, working with entrepreneurs to experience extr... Read More →
avatar for John Zentgraf

John Zentgraf

Founder & Partner, Catalyft Success System Inc.
The Catalyft® Success System™ is a revolutionary Coaching platform that provides Entrepreneurs with a proven model for building extraordinary success in business AND in life. | We offer Catalyft® Coaches a comprehensive "turn key" business solution that's accompanied by ful... Read More →


Thursday May 11, 2017 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Workshop Room 8

1:30pm

HOW YOU CAN ATTRACT AN ABUNDANCE ​OF NEW AND REPEAT CUSTOMERS THAT BUY OVER AND OVER ​AGAIN - Sponsored By Misaic
Learn 5 NEW STRATEGIES you can use RIGHT NOW:

● Rapidly​ Build Your List of New Qualified Prospects for less than $1/day, Guaranteed!

● How You can Increase Online Conversions (aka new qualified prospects) by as much as 300% or more

● How You can Get Others to Grow Your Business Exponentially

As 2016 Keynote of the Year for the Small Business Expo®​, Keith Aichele - is BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND to share with YOU the HOTTEST MARKETING SECRETS OF 2017 with unique and NEW key strategies that you can use right away GUARANTEED!

FREE GIFT for All Attendees: $97 Marketing Course & chance to be featured in CBS NEWS, FOX, NBC!

****This is a DON’T MISS WORKSHOP -- FOR SERIOUS ENTREPRENEURS ONLY!****

Speakers
avatar for Keith Aichele

Keith Aichele

CEO, Misaic
Keith Aichele - America's eXtreme Marketing eXpert - is the Founder and CEO of Misaic. He is an internationally recognized speaker, best selling author, trainer, and successful entrepreneur who has a proven track record and passion for rapidly accelerating businesses. He was the... Read More →


Thursday May 11, 2017 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Workshop Room 10

1:30pm

Learn The 5 Secrets On How To Become An Even Happier & Wealthier Entrepreneur - Sponsored By Powerteam International
This workshop will show you tools and tips for your personal and business life that will create clarity so you can run life rather than life running you. You will be able to earn more money, take more time off and improve all your relationships with proven results. The content is unique and powerful, and you will leave leave with ways to immediately improve your happiness levels.
Anil is a well renowned, sought after expert in causing massive and rapid outcomes.

Speakers

Thursday May 11, 2017 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Workshop Room 2

1:30pm

Learn The ‘4M’ System To Passive Income Mastery - Sponsored By Powerteam International
This workshop will teach you the ‘4M’ system that is utilized by international business leaders, speakers, and authors to generate sustainable passive income streams. This will encompass four separate modules: money, mind-set, manifest, and mastermind. The first describes passive income vehicles, proven in Singh’s time as an investor, international speaker, and book author, whilst the second will cover the mind-set required to think like a wildly successful investor. In the third module you will learn seven of his top tips for manifesting everything you desire. Then finish with knowing how to leverage expert networks in order to become one.  

Speakers
avatar for K. Raj Singh

K. Raj Singh

CEO, King Royalty
Investing | Mindset | Manifest | Mastermind Groups | Passive Income


Thursday May 11, 2017 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Workshop Room 6

1:30pm

Private Label, Products, Books, Reviews etc. - Sponsored By Powerteam International
MassPursuit Mastermind, entrepreneurs’ will be instructed on the exact proven systems, tactics, and strategies that will enable their business to attract, engage, and retain their optimal clients.

Speakers

Thursday May 11, 2017 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Workshop Room 4

1:30pm

Simple, Optimized, And Affordable Business System Solutions Using Database Appliances And Cloud Applications - Sponsored By AnDav Consulting, Inc
Learn about new and affordable options for businesses of all size and industry. We'll discuss how cloud and pre-built database appliances allow your business to compete using tools traditionally only available to fortune 500 companies. We'll cover the top reasons a database appliance is right for you, as well as offerings in Human Capital, Financial, Sales, Supply Chain, and Customer data management in the cloud.            

Speakers
avatar for David Norton

David Norton

Founder & Lead Consultant, ANDAV Consulting, Inc.
I am a seasoned functional and technical team leader specializing in Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software. My experience is predominantly with Oracle’s eBusiness Suite. I’ve been a professional in the software consulting industry since 1995.  In 2007, I founded AnDav Consulting, Inc., an Oracle Gold Partner company, that is on the cutting edge of Cloud base solutions for Human Capital Management (HCM), Social Relationship Management (SRM) and Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) technologies. AnDav is a Maine based company with projects nationwide for clients with global operations. We consult for companies in New York, Boston, Philadelphia, Los Angeles and many other cities across the country in various industries such as, construction, engineering, pharmaceuticals, computer software... Read More →


Thursday May 11, 2017 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Workshop Room 5

1:30pm

Success In The Cloud - How Technology Can Grow Your Business - Sponsored By Xero
The cloud isn't just a place to store music and pictures any more. It's an efficiency and productivity solution.

The cloud is providing small businesses access to tools and information like no other time in our history. From anywhere at any time you can collaborate with advisors, source goods from across the oceans and provide world class service to your customers in your back yard.

In this session we'll discuss how to access your current technology, identify...

Assessing your current technologies
Identifying cloud technologies
Improved productivity
Team collaboration

Speakers

Thursday May 11, 2017 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Workshop Room 1

1:30pm

To Buy Or Not To Buy: What Influences Consumers During The Shopping Process? - Sponsored By YP Marketing Solutions
What makes consumers choose one business over another and how can you increase your chances of being chosen? Learn how consumers are searching for your business, why they make the moves they make and what ultimately pushes them to make a purchase. Want to discover how consumers make that important decision “to buy or not to buy”? We will share the best practices to help local businesses get found and turn consumers into customers.

Speakers
avatar for Michael Merchant

Michael Merchant

Executive Market Manager, YP
Michael brings over 20 years of publishing & digital media expertise as a Sales Leader for YP with a proven track record of delivering new business prospects, customer engagement and revenue growth throughout the country. Throughout his years with YP, Michael has been a key cont... Read More →


Thursday May 11, 2017 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Workshop Room 11

1:30pm

Complimentary Coffee Break Sponsored by Progressive
Need a quick pick me up? Please join us in our eLounge for some complimentary coffee sponsored by our Gold Sponsor Progressive. 

Thursday May 11, 2017 1:30pm - 5:00pm
Jacob K. Javits Convention Center - HALL 1B 655 W 34th St, New York, NY 10001

2:00pm

ENTREPRENEUR, START-UP Meeting // Get Dotted
With our new color coded system, networking has never been easier. This is a great tool to break the ice and meet the right people in your field and to start making those valuable business connections!

Thursday May 11, 2017 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Meeting Area B

2:00pm

MARKETING, ADVERTISING, PR & MEDIA Meeting // Get Dotted
With our new color coded system, networking has never been easier. This is a great tool to break the ice and meet the right people in your field and to start making those valuable business connections!

Thursday May 11, 2017 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Meeting Area C

2:00pm

PROFESSIONAL SERVICES Meeting // Get Dotted
With our new color coded system, networking has never been easier. This is a great tool to break the ice and meet the right people in your field and to start making those valuable business connections!

Thursday May 11, 2017 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Meeting Area A

2:30pm

MAIN STAGE: VIP Celebrity Panel
Come & Learn from top Business and Philanthropic Global Leaders on the specifics required to create Success. Each panelist will share  priceless concepts on what it takes to breakthrough your biggest   challenges & achieve your biggest goals! A must attend!

Speakers
avatar for Bill Walsh

Bill Walsh

Powerteam International


Thursday May 11, 2017 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Inspiration2020 Showcase Theater (Main Stage)

3:00pm

CREATIVE Meeting // Get Dotted
With our new color coded system, networking has never been easier. This is a great tool to break the ice and meet the right people in your field and to start making those valuable business connections!

Thursday May 11, 2017 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Meeting Area C

3:00pm

FINANCE, INSURANCE, REAL ESTATE Meeting // Get Dotted
With our new color coded system, networking has never been easier. This is a great tool to break the ice and meet the right people in your field and to start making those valuable business connections!

Thursday May 11, 2017 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Meeting Area A

3:00pm

GOVERNMENT, NON-PROFIT, EDUCATION Meeting // Get Dotted
With our new color coded system, networking has never been easier. This is a great tool to break the ice and meet the right people in your field and to start making those valuable business connections!

Thursday May 11, 2017 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Meeting Area B

3:15pm

Speed Networking Session 5
In these fast-paced and fun 45 minute speed networking sessions, you have 3 minutes to introduce yourself to one person (and listen to the other person's introduction) and then exchange business cards. When the buzzer goes off, it is time to meet the next person. By the end of this networking session, you will have met approximately 15 other business professionals. Bring lots of business cards!

Thursday May 11, 2017 3:15pm - 4:00pm
Speed Networking Room 1

3:15pm

Speed Networking Session 5
In these fast-paced and fun 45 minute speed networking sessions, you have 3 minutes to introduce yourself to one person (and listen to the other person's introduction) and then exchange business cards. When the buzzer goes off, it is time to meet the next person. By the end of this networking session, you will have met approximately 15 other business professionals. Bring lots of business cards!

Thursday May 11, 2017 3:15pm - 4:00pm
Speed Networking Room 2

3:30pm

25 Year Old Internet Rockstar Shares How To Make Money Online - Sponsored By Powerteam International
In this workshop you will learn exactly how to sell your product and services online. You will learn specifically what it takes to build a website that generates more leads and sales. In addition during this session you will also learn some critical drivers to create residual income by selling some of your own intellectual property over the Internet.  

Speakers
avatar for Austin Walsh

Austin Walsh

ceo, #success room


Thursday May 11, 2017 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Workshop Room 2

3:30pm

6 Signs Your Business Is Leaking Money - Sponsored By MasterCard
Are you still buying everything yourself, chasing down receipts, and hand delivering funds to your staff? Or are your employees using and abusing your card?

Your time is worth more and your expense management process is probably costing you more than you'd like to admit -- Small businesses on average lose $30,000/yr due to expense reimbursement fraud.

Learn how to identify the top 6 signs of an expense leak and how to stop them before they happen. Hear from small businesses that are using prepaid debit cards and the Bento web and app platform to save time, money, and hours of worry.

Speakers
avatar for Lou Friedmann

Lou Friedmann

CRO, Bento
I've been a mentor to small business owners and an advocate of small businesses for decades, particularly when it comes to helping to manage your staff, find new customers, and managing cash flow. I like coaching grown ups and kids, including sports, and like to share my experie... Read More →


Thursday May 11, 2017 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Workshop Room 9

3:30pm

8 Steps To Publishing Success - Sponsored By Black Card Books
How Writing A Book Can Skyrocket Your Revenue

Imagine walking into a room of like-minded business owners who are all focused on one thing – growing their businesses in a unique and impactful way.

Imagine using the strategies you learn to WIN your prospects attention and EARN the right to have their business.

Imagine learning the RIGHT way to become the trusted authority in your marketplace.

Imagine earning enough money to solidify your financial future and having extra money so you can enjoy your efforts.

Please join us and in just 45 short minutes you will learn a step-by-step system to OWN your market and reap the rewards of being a successfully published business author!

Thursday May 11, 2017 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Workshop Room 3

3:30pm

Advertising Online - How To Buy Likes, Tweets, Clicks And More - Sponsored By AT&T
Join a powerful and engaging presentation on how you can buy advertising to help reach more potential customers for your business.
While organic (free marketing) has its place, owners of growing businesses know they must spend advertising dollars to reach a wider audience, more consistently. Join four time entrepreneur, global speaker and best-selling author Ramon Ray as he gives you the insight you need to advertise your product and solutions.

Speakers
avatar for Ramon Ray

Ramon Ray

Publisher, Smart Hustle Magazine


Thursday May 11, 2017 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Workshop Room 8

3:30pm

Digital Marketing Secrets To Grow Your Small Business - Sponsored By 1SEO.com Digital Agency
In this presentation, attendees will learn secrets from Lance Bachmann, President of a leading digital agency. Through case studies, graphics, reports, and metrics, learn how an integrated digital approach has taken small businesses with virtually no online presence to the top of search results and established a solidified, trusted brand online.

See how one digital campaign complements another and how the use of paid advertisements, organic SEO strategies, email marketing, an active social media marketing strategy, and unique content marketing creates a strong brand identity.

Learn the secrets to achieving higher conversion rates, using multiple channels to connect and reach your audience, and how you can maximize all channels to deliver better results than you could ever receive from just one channel. You don’t want to miss this presentation. 

Speakers
LB

Lance Bachmann

1SEO.com Digital Agency
Founder and CEO


Thursday May 11, 2017 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Workshop Room 7

3:30pm

Does Your Business Have The Complete Coverage It Needs? - Sponsored By CoverHound
As a small business owner, you’ve got plenty of things on your plate. Trying to decipher which insurance your business needs, shouldn’t be one of them.

Let us take the mystery out of it and show you why small businesses need both business and cyber insurance. At our workshop you’ll hear real stories about business owners like you, who realized how important protecting their business is to their overall success.

Business and cyber insurance is important for every company, because let’s face it, life happens. We’ll show you how quick and easy submitting a claim can be, getting you back on your feet and back in business.

At CoverHound, we’re in the business of protecting your business. Swing by booth 319 and let us show you how. We look forward to speaking with you! 

Speakers
avatar for Anthony Huerta

Anthony Huerta

CoverHound


Thursday May 11, 2017 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Workshop Room 11

3:30pm

Generate The Highest ROI With Email Marketing - Sponsored By Benchmark Email
Email is one of the strongest channels of marketing, especially when it comes to the return on investment. Over the years the average return on investment for email has been of $43 per $1 spent. It has a massive reach and is very affordable. But how do you calculate the return? Join us to learn how to get the most out of your emails and make sure you get the highest return possible.

Speakers
avatar for Robert Schweickert

Robert Schweickert

Benchmark Email


Thursday May 11, 2017 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Workshop Room 5

3:30pm

HOW YOU CAN ATTRACT AN ABUNDANCE ​OF NEW AND REPEAT CUSTOMERS THAT BUY OVER AND OVER ​AGAIN - Sponsored By Misaic
Learn 5 NEW STRATEGIES you can use RIGHT NOW:

● Rapidly​ Build Your List of New Qualified Prospects for less than $1/day, Guaranteed!

● How You can Increase Online Conversions (aka new qualified prospects) by as much as 300% or more

● How You can Get Others to Grow Your Business Exponentially

As 2016 Keynote of the Year for the Small Business Expo®​, Keith Aichele - is BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND to share with YOU the HOTTEST MARKETING SECRETS OF 2017 with unique and NEW key strategies that you can use right away GUARANTEED!

FREE GIFT for All Attendees: $97 Marketing Course & chance to be featured in CBS NEWS, FOX, NBC!

****This is a DON’T MISS WORKSHOP -- FOR SERIOUS ENTREPRENEURS ONLY!****

Speakers
avatar for Keith Aichele

Keith Aichele

CEO, Misaic
Keith Aichele - America's eXtreme Marketing eXpert - is the Founder and CEO of Misaic. He is an internationally recognized speaker, best selling author, trainer, and successful entrepreneur who has a proven track record and passion for rapidly accelerating businesses. He was the... Read More →


Thursday May 11, 2017 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Workshop Room 10

3:30pm

HyperGrowth-Build a Sustainable AND Profitable 7+-Figure Business....and Stay There!​ - Sponsored By Powerteam International
​Want to build a cash machine that runs on auto pilot?  Have you already launched, had some initial success, and now looking to scale your business? Then this session is for you. Differentiate your business, hire the right team, and build the systems that will free you up to grow your enterprise! Carl Gould is a Growth Guru​ who  built three 7-Figure+ businesses by age 40, and will show you the secrets of doubling your revenue while increasing your profits.

Speakers

Thursday May 11, 2017 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Workshop Room 4

3:30pm

Learn How To Get Out Of Any Situation And Take 100% Ownership Of Your Future! - Sponsored By Powerteam International
When you attend this workshop you will learn the innovative key principles to creating personal freedom in your life. In addition you will discover how to create awareness of the perspectives, beliefs, and attitudes that may be holding you back. Plus if you are interested you will also learn about an opportunity to design solid strategies to create your personal “blueprint” for greater success. Kevin is a certified trainer & coach.

Speakers
avatar for Kevin Knight

Kevin Knight

Owner, Liberation Is Imperative, LLC
Kevin Knight is an author, speaker and high-performance breakthrough expert who knows what it takes to turn your life around. An inspired communicator and strategist, he has a record of enhancing performance for individuals and companies. He excels in both one-on-one settings and... Read More →


Thursday May 11, 2017 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Workshop Room 6

3:30pm

Marketing’s Gold Mine - Sponsored By Bottom Line Marketing Group
Why content marketing is your path down the yellow brick road (and easier than you think!)

Join Yitzchok Saftlas for his live 77WABC recorded session with Q&A. This interactive presentation will discuss:

* The cheaters guide to creating expert content

* Powerful video marketing trends that will shape 2017

* Why e-marketing should be a staple in any business

* The do’s, don’t and absolute musts of social media

Speakers
avatar for Yitzchok Saftlas

Yitzchok Saftlas

Founder and President, Bottom Line Marketing Group
Yitzchok Saftlas is the founder and president of Bottom Line Marketing Group, an award-winning marketing agency helping hundreds of corporate, political and non-profit clients since 1992. Yitzchok’s new book: “So, What’s the Bottom Line?” published by Morgan James, contains timeless advice for marketers, seasoned executives and entrepreneurs. He is the host of the weekly business radio show... Read More →


Thursday May 11, 2017 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Workshop Room 1

4:30pm

MAIN STAGE (Ends at 6PM): Success By Design: The 7 Keys To Build A 7 Figure Business
• Unleash Your Passion to WIN
• Become the Go to Expert in Your Field
• Create Your 24/7 Marketing Machine
• How to Build the Ultimate Success Plan
• Bonus Session on Public Speaking



Speakers
avatar for Bill Walsh

Bill Walsh

Powerteam International


Thursday May 11, 2017 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Inspiration2020 Showcase Theater (Main Stage)

6:00pm

The Official Networking After Party @ LeGrande Lounge located at 224 W 49th Street, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10019 (co-hosted by Network After Work)
Join us after the Expo from 6:00-9:00 PM for our After Party, hosted in conjunction with Network After Work. Includes 1 hosted drink ticket (valid from 6:00PM - 7:00PM). Exhibitors & Sponsors receive free entry. The After Party will take place at LeGrande Lounge, located at 224 W 49th Street, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10019.

Thursday May 11, 2017 6:00pm - 9:00pm
LeGrande Lounge 224 W 49th Street, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10019