COMING TO BLUFFTON

BUSINESS OWNER
SUMMIT

Bluffton

ANNOUNCEMENT

The original date for the Business Owner Summit has been postponed. We will update information as it becomes available.

Purpose

The Summit is designed to be a day where we step back and take inventory of today’s challenges and opportunities. This is a unique opportunity to get advice from experts and network with 150 other business owners.
Informed and inspired we will be able to re-focus and set new targets for the road ahead.

Who should attend?

Business owners, C-level management, professionals, entrepreneurs, investors, not for profit leaders and government officials.
*must apply due to limited seating to attend under the list of current invitees

Who’s Speaking

A final line up of speakers will be announced soon. We will have topic experts give us their insights on some of the most critical issues business owners face.

Keynote Speakers

Dave Ferguson

Dave Ferguson

Leadership Coach, Public Speaker

Chris Hook

Chris Hook

President of XloT, Inc.

Ryan Dohrn

Ryan Dohrn

President & Founder of Brain Swell Media

Topics covered include

The economy, the regional power triangle, technology, marketing, building a team, leadership and selling.

AGENDA

Registration and Networking Lunch
Welcome and introduction
Dave Ferguson Leadership Coach, Public Speaker – Leadership ladder, personal growth
Jim MacLeod Former Chairman & CEO of CoastalSouth Bancshares – Where the economy is headed
Trent Williamson CEO of the Don Ryan Center for Innovation – The Power Triangle. A historic perspective and outlook into the future. Data, charts, pictures
Lee Edwards CEO of The Greenery – Your team is your biggest asset
Bruce Guzowski President of Guzowski Advisory, LLC. – When to hold them and when to fold them
Networking Break
Chris Hook Technology Strategy Consultant – Technology, opportunities and threats
Marc Frey Owner and Founder of Frey Media – Marketing, the difference between getting by and making a profit
Sasha Sweeney Creative Director at Frey Media – Why online presence matters and what it consists of
Meredith Di Muzio Executive Director of Shop More Local
Why do business with me, Sponsor Pitches
Networking Break
Karen Ryan, Mike Overton, Carol Weir Panel Discussion – Lessons learned along the way. Entrepreneurs talk about their successes and struggles throughout their careers
Ryan Dohrn Sales Leadership Coach – How to turn your entire organization into a sales machine
Q&A Session – Open Panel
Marc Frey Owner and Founder of Frey Media – Closing Notes
Networking Cocktails, Faces launch party
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor

Location Info

Venue 1223, 1223 May River Road, Bluffton SC (next to Downtown Catering)

Food & Drinks

Lunch, Refreshments and Cocktail Hour

Parking

Parking is available.

What are you waiting for? Get Ready to Start Your Exciting Journey!

Annual Business Owner Summit 2018: “Slow down to speed up”

The Summit is designed to be a day where we step back and take inventory of today’s challenges and opportunities. This is a unique opportunity to get advice from experts and network with 150 other business owners.