The BIG Small Business Event of 2013!

May 23, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Blue Ridge Community College-Plecker Center
1 College Woods Drive
Weyers Cave, VA 24486
$49 includes breaks and lunch.
Shenandoah Valley Small Business Development Center

You don't want to miss The BIG Small Business Event of 2013!

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Learn. Act. Profit.

This full-day conference provides professional development and networking opportunities to entrepreneurs, managers, and business owners.
Keynote speakers will motivate and inform us, and the day is filled with concurrent breakout sessions focusing on all the topics of interest and issues of importance to the business community.

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Opening Session:  "You May be More Successful Than you Think!:   Rediscover why you became an entrepreneur and how to get more joy out of running your own business!   Speaker:  Kirk Bates, of Market 248 (

Lunch Session: "What a Long Strange Trip It's Been--Entrepreneurial Lessons from a Frog."
Speaker: Catesby Jones, Founder of Peace Frogs, Inc (


We thank our sponsors:

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Would you like to gain recognition for your company by small businesses and entrepreneurs throughout the Valley?  Do you want the community to know that you support small businesses and the vital role they play in our valley, state, and national economy?  If so, you need to be a sponsor!  Read more here.