Wednesday, August 16, 2017 from 7:45 AM to 10:30 AM EDT
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Hodges University - Naples 
2655 Northbrooke Drive
Naples, FL 34119

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Pam Russell 
Naples SCORE 
                                            SCORE Collier 2020


"The future for small business in Collier County"
Hodges University, August 16, 2017

Ten experts will speak for 5 minutes each, highlighting the key drivers of business in Collier County. In 50 minutes you will get a crash course cover the major business sectors in Collier, helping you develop fact based plans for your company's growth. But that's not all! Bring your toughest questions for your business sector expert to answer.

The Conference will be opened by Michael Dalby, President of the Greater Naples Chamber of Commerce. Meet our expert panel:

  1. Hodges University - Dr. Aysegul Timur,  Dean, Johnson School of Business
  2. CBIA* - Kathy Curatolo, Executive Vice President   
  3. NABOR* - Cindy Carroll, President, Carroll & Carroll
  4. Tamiami Angel Funds - Tim Cartwright, Chairman
  5. Economic Development - Kristi Bartlett, Vice President
  6. Restaurants & Lodging - Lois Croft, SWFL Director
  7. CC Growth Management - Kris Van Lengen, Manager
  8. Tourism & Hospitality - Jack Wert, Executive Director
  9. Regions Bank / SBA - Tammi Teece, Vice President
  10. SWFL Alliance - Eric Berglund, President
*CBIA - Collier Building Industry Association

*NABOR - Naples Board of Realtors

Plan on checking-in early. At 7:45 check-in opens and we start serving a Gourmet Continental breakfast with pastries imported from Europe.