Friday, March 20, 2015
Walsh College Troy Campus
Registration is now open. Tickets are $45.
JoAnne Purtan is Back!
JoAnne Purtan will once again serve as Mistress of Ceremonies for this year's Entrepreneur-YOU conference. She is an Emmy Award winning anchor & reporter who co-anchors Action News at Noon and 5 pm. Her "Mom's A Genius" segments have featured many Entrepreneur-YOU participants and featured speakers.
Keynote speaker for EYOU4 is Alison Vaughn, CEO, Jackets for Jobs. an award-winning entrepreneur, an international speaker and co-author of the book, Inspired Style. This sought-after speaker is the Founder & CEO of Jackets for Jobs, Inc., a nonprofit organization providing employment etiquette, career skills training, and professional clothes to low-income individuals. Since opening the doors in 2000, the organization has assisted over 15,000 individuals with employment and has been featured on "The View", the "Today Show", and in Oprah's O Magazine. Alison received a Bachelor of Science degree from Michigan State University and graduated from The Women's Campaign School at Yale University, sponsored by Yale Law School. Vaughn is a Goldman Sachs Scholar and the recipient of many awards such as Martha Stewart’s “Dreamers into Doers”, and “Entrepreneur of the Year” by Alabama A & M University; “Businesswoman of the Year” by National Association of Negro & Professional Business Women, honored as a Women of Excellence by the Michigan Chronicle, Recipient of “Leaders, Legends & Luminaries” award from Lakeshore Engineering, and Who’s Who among Female Executives just to name a few. A highlight of her career was the distinct honor of ringing the closing bell on NASDAQ.
Banking – Aleta Young, Fifth Third Bank
“Make Your Banker Your Friend”
Accounting – Ursula Scroggs, DKSS CPAs + Advisors
“Four Numbers You Need to Know Every Day”
Social Media – Ellyn Davidson, Brogan + Partners
“Connecting and Engaging Successfully through Social Media”
HR - Rebecca Davies, Butzel Long
“Four things you must do before hiring your first employee”
Legal – Tifani Sadek, Sadek Bonahoom
“Business Law 101: The Basics in Plain English”
Exhibitor Set-up 7 a.m.
Guest Registration 8 a.m.
Program Begins 8:30 a.m.
Program Concludes 2 p.m.
Exhibitors Pack-up 3 p.m.
A day of education and resources for Women Entrepreneurs, brought to you through a collaboration of Walsh College, Michigan Women's Foundation, Inforum Michigan; with sponsorship support from Fifth Third Bank. Exhibitors welcome! Tables are $200, contact email@example.com
2014 Conference Highlights
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Wednesday, March 26, 2014