Welcome & Opening Remarks

August 04, 2018 - 9:30 AM - 10:15 AM
The Greater Columbus Convention Center // C161/162

Small Business Matters

The One-Day Entrepreneurship Summit is a hub for small business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs  on the path to start or expand their companies. Featuring a jam-packed day of workshops and networking opportunities, the Summit equips budding entrepreneurs and seasoned business owners with the tools to thrive. Some of the nation’s most successful executives, enterprisers and experts will be on hand to offer their knowledge and experience during the workshops centered around the themes of money, management, and marketing. Be sure to arrive early to attend the Networking Breakfast and be entered into the raffles for prizes! Visit the Connection Zone to access resources from the private and public sector! There’s even an opportunity to win cash prizes at the annual Pitch Competition!

Please CLICK HERE to register. Space is limited so register now!

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Welcome Remarks:
Stephanie DeVane, Vice President, Entrepreneurship and Business Development, National Urban League

Introductory Remarks:
Cy Richardson, Senior Vice President, Housing and Community Development, National Urban League

Sponsor Remarks:
Hugh Rowden, Senior Vice President, Community Relations, Wells Fargo & Company

Melinda Carter
, Director, Minority Business Assistance Center, Columbus Urban League
Robert Scott, Regional Administrator-Great Lakes Region, U.S. Small Business Administration
L'Quentus Thomas, Director, Stonehenge Capital Company
Marc H. Morial, President & CEO, National Urban League