Entrepreneur Growth Summit 2021 (Virtual)


Entrepreneur Growth Summit 2021

We are excited to offer our annual Entrepreneur's Growth and Networking conference in a new format and with a new name this year! Join hundreds of other business owners and entrepreneurs to hear today’s hottest tips and strategies for growing your vision.

Our goal is to continue supporting small businesses and entrepreneurs in the region during this challenging time.
 

Region's largest and longest-running entrepreneur event!

This year, there are two panel sessions at the Entrepreneur Growth Summit:
 
  • Challenges Businesses Are Facing Today
  • Is It a Good Time to Start a Business?
We have eight panelists this year! We are excited to host top experts and thought leaders in the region. Howard W. “Hoddy” Hanna, III, Augustine “Gus” Faucher, and Yvonne Campos are some of the speakers at the Entrepreneur Growth Summit 2021.

More than 200 participants are expected!

What Our Past Attendees Say:

“Excellent content and comprehensive 101 on emails!" - 2019 Attendee

"Took away several new tools-was worthwhile coming to this session just to learn about these tools." - 2018 Attendee

"The presentations were engaging and informative!" - 2017 Attendee


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8:15 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.

VIRTUAL REGISTRATION
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8:45 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.


WELCOME SESSION
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9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

STATE OF THE ECONOMY: WHAT'S AHEAD FOR SMALL BUSINESSES

Gus Faucher, Chief Economist, PNC Financial Services
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10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.

PANEL 1 | CHALLENGES BUSINESSES ARE FACING TODAY

Rebecca MacBlane, President, Regional Development Funding Corporation
Robert Fragasso, Chairman & CEO, Fragasso Financial Services
Jon Kinol, Co-founder, Zenik Capital & Former Managing Director, Credit Suisse
Ilana Diamond, Managing Partner, 412 Venture Fund
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11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

PANEL 2 | IS IT A GOOD TIME TO START A BUSINESS?

Howard “Hoddy” Hanna, III, Chairman & CEO, Howard Hanna Real Estate
Yvonne Campos, Founder & CEO, Next Act Fund
Doris Carson, President & CEO, AACCWP
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Last years Entrepreneurs' Growth and Networking Conference

Lunch is served at the Entrepreneurs' Growth and Networking Conference
Lunch is served at the Entrepreneurs' Growth and Networking Conference
Melissa Molyneaux's Keynote Talk
Melissa Molyneaux's Keynote Talk
Morning Keynote Talk
Morning Keynote Talk
Presenting Remy Bibaud's Pitch Competition Award
Presenting Remy Bibaud's Pitch Competition Award

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