SOLD OUT: Management Training & Fund Raising Seminar on Oct 16th in Washington, DC
There has been a terrific response to the Management Training Program introducing Managing Management Time(tm) and the overview on fund raising skills by Connie Marshner.
The seminar on 16 October at the Free Congress Foundation in Washington, DC is now full.
More seminars are planned. If you are in New York on October 18th, please come and visit Your (insufferable) Business Blogger. I will be speaking at the iNetwork2Networth event.
Thank you (foot)notes:
Speakers at the iNetwork2Networth event at jump.
Steven D. Strauss
Mr. Strauss is an internationally recognized small business expert, author, columnist and President of The Strauss Group Inc. In the past year, he has served as the small business spokesperson for Bank of America, Humana Insurance, and Capital One. Mr. Strauss is renowned for his column, Ask an Expert, which appears weekly on USA Today.com. Also, you might have seen him frequently on MSNBC’s small business talk show, Your Business. Today, Mr. Strauss regularly speaks to groups all over the world regarding a variety of business topics. No wonder he is known as “ America ‘s small business expert.” For more information on this speaker/company please visit www.mrallbiz.com
As a well-accredited author, Mr. Birol, combines his years of experience with expertise, and speaks to many groups of entrepreneurs on six continents, helping thousands to determine how they want to Get ThereSM. Currently, Mr. Birol holds an MBA from Northwestern’s Kellogg School and a BSBA summa cum laude from Boston University ‘s School of Management . His own company, Birol Growth Consulting, won four Weatherhead 100 Awards as Northeast Ohio ‘s fastest growing single-employee business and 34th fastest growing company of any size. His contributions to The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, CNN’s Dollar Signs, Entrepreneur, Business Week , and Inc. Magazine makes him a nationally recognized consultant, coach, author and versatile speaker. Indeed, Mr. Birol serves as an expert on the “fuel” to success. For more information on this speaker and his company please visit www.andybirol.com
Jack Yoest serves as President of Management Training of DC, LLC. His practice draws on his expertise in operations and sales and marketing, and senior management development. Currently, Mr. Yoest is an Adjunct Professor of Management at the Business Technologies Division of the Northern Virginia Community College. Mr. Yoest’s achievements does not stop there, he has managed entrepreneurial start-up ventures, including medical device companies, high technology, software manufacturers, and business consulting companies. His projects have included serving as: Chief Operating Officer of Job Accord, a multi-national human resource company with offices in New York , London , New Delhi and Bangalore , and as the Assistant Secretary for Health and Human Resources in the Administration of Governor James Gilmore in the Commonwealth of Virginia , acting as the Chief Operating Officer of the $5 billion budget. Jack earned an MBA from George Mason University and completed graduate work in the International Operations Management Program at Oxford University Business Monthly, Business & Media Institute and National Review Online . For more information on this speaker please visit www.yoest.com
Mr. Levin began his career as a tax consultant, and now he is the founder and owner of The New York Enterprise Report. While on his way to success, Mr. Levin embarked on several careers that allowed him to become an expert in building multi-functional management teams, automating operational processes, and designing and implementing strategic planning and budgeting system. Mr. Levin was CFO of PenOp, a software developer based in New York and the UK . Soon after joining PenOp, he was part of a three man team that raised $4.4MM from venture capital and institutional investors. As a native of Brooklyn , Mr. Levin earned his BS from SUNY Albany and an MBA from The Anderson School at UCLA. For more information on this speaker and his company please visit www.nyreport.com
Ms. Mukerjee defined success when her dream of a contemporary, fast-casual Indian café was turned into reality in 2003. Now as the founder and President of Indian Bread Co., Ms. Mukerjee has proved that there are no boundaries in business. In 2006, Ms. Mukerjee was awarded the women entrepreneur award in mentoring, money and marketing assistance at make mine a $Million Business™ New York, in which she was eligible to receive financing from OPEN from an American Express team dedicated exclusively to the success of small business owners and their companies. The OPEN Team supports business owners with unparalleled service. With tailored products and services, the team delivers purchasing power, flexibility, control and rewards to help customers run their business. Having these resources, Ms. Mukerjee kept on succeeding in her venture as she enrolled at The Institute of Culinary Education, and attended seminars at the French Culinary Institute, just to live the American dream of being successful. Nandini came from a family where cooking was considered at par with any other art form. She had come to New York from India armed with a degree in architecture in 2000. While in India ; Nandini had been awarded a first class with distinction. Ms. Mukerjee’s achievements does not stop there, she spent a year working in an architectural firm in New Delhi specializing in restaurant & high-end residence design. For more information on this company/speaker please visit www.indianbreadco.com
One day, while waiting for her train, Lynne found herself staring up at the subway signs with its big colored circles with the letters and numbers inside and thought “Why hasn’t anyone ever done anything with these quintessential NYC icons? I bet people would wear them if it was done right!” And so the NYC subway Line was born. Licensed from NY State’s Metropolitan Transportation Authority, the tees have appeared in movies like “Bring It On” and “Prime,” on MTV, BET and VH1 by artists and their audience, and worn by celebrities such as rapper “Fabolous” and President Clinton. Recently, Ms. Lambert was awarded the Make Mine a Million Business award that was founded by Count Me In for Women’s Economic Independence along with OPEN from American Express where she received financing from OPEN, one year of intensive business coaching and mentoring from a dream team of successful women entrepreneurs, business software and training from Intuit, discounts on shipping and business services from FedEx, marketing assistance from QVC, and assistance on work/life issues and financial security from AIG. Luckily for Ms. Lambert, her 11 years of business experience allowed her to keep on striving as she created two new lines, the Coney Island Line – with it’s amazing “Carney Chic” imagery on tees and accessories – and the London LineZ – an accessories collection with a map of Central London on the inside and outside. Prior to embarking on this venture, Ms. Lambert was working as an actress while living in Brooklyn . For more information on this speaker and her company please visit www.nycsubwayline.com
Redeemer ESK-Q Amedzekor
“The success of your small business is inevitable when you can identify a problem and admit you need help,” says Mr. Amedzekor, who is one of the most versatile, experienced and knowledgeable entrepreneur in today’s business industry. With a B.A., from the City University of New York, Mr. Amedzekor is a small business consultant and the CEO of iConcept Media group which offers services including strategic marketing and communications such as concept development, branding, media planning and buying with a specialization in serving start-ups and small businesses. Also, he is the co-founder and chairman of SEG Corporation, a vibrant enterprise encircling a broad range of business sectors and the parent company of iConcept Media Group. As part of his successes, Mr. Amedzekor founded All About Edu – tainment (AAE) , a non profit organization with a mission to enrich lives through the arts, entertainment and education. AAE supports vital causes including HIV/AIDS Awareness, Youth Voters empowerment and early age music education. Clearly, there are no limits to Mr. Amedzekor’s achievements as his experience lies in all fields, from Management in the Hospitality industry (at the Holiday Inn and Marriott) to a motivational speaker on youth empowerment and entrepreneurship. Having a strong background in communication, Mr. Amedzekor developed his expertise while working in the media for many years, producing, writing, editing and broadcasting. For more information about this entrepreneur and his companies, please visit www.iconceptmedia.com
Early registration: $50 (ends 9/30/07 )
Late registration: $55 ( 01/10/07 )
On location registration: $70
New York’s Hotel Pennsylvania
Penntop South Ball Room
401 Seventh Avenue (at 33rd St.)
New York, N.Y., 10001
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