Contact: Pam Russell
Date, Time and Location
Saturday, May 4, 2018 from 9:15 AM to 1:15 PM
Fifth Third Bank Building
900 Goodlette Road North
Naples, FL 34102
Free when registering online
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Free help with any business issue!
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Expert in: Starting a small business, operating a business effectively, developing talent, marketing and selling services.
Experience: 34 years managing organizations, forming businesses and people plans, understanding customer needs, and developing and selling services to meet those needs. Currently operating own business.
Expert in: Business Start Up, Business Plans, New Product Development, Sales Promotion, Marketing, Consumer Package Goods & Services, Retail Management
Experience: Marketing & Management instructor at the Lutgert College of Business, 17 years at Florida Gulf Coast University; Considerable marketing experience with both large and small companies; started and operated 4 small companies during the past 20 years.
Expert in: Startups, Business Strategy and Development, Business Plans, Company Finance, Marketing.
Experience: Over 30 years of experience as a senior executive in developing and growing companies. Worked in South Africa and Singapore for international and U.S companies. Adjunct Professor in Busi-ness and Economics at Singapore Management University. Mentor at the Institute for Entrepreneurship at Florida Gulf Coast University
Expert in: Business start up requirements, creating a Budget, setting up a Profit and Loss on Quick-books/ Quicken, working capital and banking needs for small business and how to procure,Strategic planning, Leases and site selection, Insurance.
Experience: Treasurer of personal family owned consulting business from start up to sale to another company. Founding board member of community bank.
Expert in: Business Start Up; Business Plans; Retail Management; Business Strategy;Inventory Control: Buying or Selling a business; Marketing; Growing Your Business; Healthcare; How to Prepare and Read Your Business Statements.
Experience: 45 years in Retail Pharmacy Management and Ownership. Managed Chain Stores. Started, grew, and sold Retail and Long term Care Pharmacies, and a Physical Therapy Operation. Partner in 5 other Independent Pharmacies.
Expert in: Retail, E-commerce, and Accounting.
Experience: .Bachelor's degree in accounting from Miami University. Owned, built, and operated a chain of 32 retail pet stores in three states over a 40 year period. Voted pet retailer of the year by the pet in-dustry in 2014. Owned and operated one of the top ten pet e-commerce businesses in the UnitedStates. Successfully negotiated the sale of the business to private equity in 2014.
For registration: go to scorenaples.org, or call 239 430 0081.