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Everything YOU wished for in a small business conference.
This full experience is created by small business owners for small business owners. 


Thursday September 21, 2023
held at the Event Factory, Warwick RI

Overview

Hey there, business owners! Are you feeling like you're stuck in a never-ending current, just treading water and going nowhere fast? Well, fear not my friends, because you are definitely not alone in this struggle! But we've got some good news for you - it's time to hit the deck and join forces with other local business owners who are ready to break free from the monotony and gain some serious momentum! We're talking about a community of like-minded entrepreneurs who are ready to take their businesses to the next level and have a little fun while doing it. So, if you're ready to ditch the current and start making some waves and some money, come join us and let's ride this wave of success together!

 

This full-day experience is jam-packed as route I- 95 on a Monday morning with five industry experts who hit the main stage, a speed networking session, B2B vendor exhibit area, and a Q&A with panel experts from various industries.

Who Should Attend?

If you are a CEO, small business owner, entrepreneur, manager, or just someone who loves business (and let's be real, who doesn't?), we've got the event for you. If you're ready to take your business game to the next level, then clear your schedule and get ready to learn from the best in the biz. We're talking about a clam-packed day of networking, workshops, and keynote speakers that will leave you feeling inspired, motivated, and ready to take on the world, or at least your competitors. 

REGISTRATION

WILL BEGIN PROMPTLY AT 8:30AM

OPENING REMARKS

9:00-9:15AM

GUEST SPEAKER- ALLAN LANGER

9:15-9:45AM SALES AND PRICING

GUEST SPEAKER- MARY T. O'SULLIVAN

9:45-10:30AM LEADERSHIP

FOLLOWED BY A 15 MINUTE INTERMISSION

GUEST SPEAKER- JEFF BODENSTAB

10:45-11:30AM MARKETING

GUEST SPEAKER- PATRICIA RASKIN

11:30-12:15PM PODCASTING

LAUGH, LUNCH & LEARN WITH POPPY

LUNCH BREAK WILL BEGIN AT 12:15PM UNTIL 1:45PM POPPY WILL BEGIN HER PERFORMANCE AT 1:45-2:15PM

GUEST SPEAKER- ERICA SACCOCCIO

2:15-2:45 CUSTOMER RETENTION

GUEST SPEAKER- DANIEL LAURENT

2:45-3:30PM CUSTOMER SERVICE

FOLLOWED BY A 15 MINUTE INTERMISSION

GUEST SPEAKER- DAYNA MANCINI-SIMMONS

3:45-4:30PM SOCIAL MEDIA

Q&A WITH EXPERT PANEL

4:30-5:00PM LEADERS IN THEIR INDUSTRIES

AWARDS & CLOSING REMARKS

5:00-5:30PM AWARD RECIPIENTS AND AHHA MOMENTS

TIERED TICKET PRICING

$49.79

Light Morning Refreshments 

Entry into the Exhibit Hall

6 Featured Speakers on the main stage

Entrance to Laugh, Lunch & Learn show with

RI Comic Poppy Champlin

Swag Bag

Small Business Workbook

Vendor Program Book

General Admission Seating

2 Tickets to our B to B Door Prize Raffle 

$199.79

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Light Morning Refreshments 

Entry into the Exhibit Hall

6 Featured Speakers on the main stage

Entrance to Laugh, Lunch & Learn show with

RI Comic Poppy Champlin

Swag Bag

Small Business Workbook

Signed copy of 7 Secrets To Selling More by Selling Less

Signed copy of the Leader You Don't Want To Be & Matching Workbook

Signed copy of the Connectors Handbook 

Entry into the Speed Networking Session

RI Small Business Summit T-Shirt
PLUS

1/4 page Advertisement in the Program Book

VIP Seating

Added our Monthly Newsletter List of B to B events and collaboration opportunities

One business sponsorship promotion spot on one episode during Practical Bizz Podcast

10 tickets for our B2B Prize Raffle 

$89.79

Light Morning Refreshments 

Entry into the Exhibit Hall

6 Featured Speakers on the main stage

Entrance to Laugh, Lunch & Learn show with RI Comic Poppy Champlin

Swag Bag

Small Business Workbook

Vendor Program Book

Signed Copy of 7 Secrets to Selling More by Selling Less

Entry into the Speed Networking Session

RI Small Business Summit T-Shirt

Your business card in the program book

Preferred Admission Seating

5 Tickets for our B2B Prize Raffle 

FEATURED PODCAST EPISODES

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SPEAKERS

Q&A PANELISTS

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS

PLATINUM SPONSORS

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GOLD SPONSORS

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SILVER SPONSORS

Falvey Insurance Group
Thompson Insurance Group
E for All
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