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Save the date!  The Small Business Forum returns on June 7th at Fireman's Hall in Brenham.  8am registration and 1:30pm conclusion including lunch.  For tickets, call the our office at 936.825.6600.

Ticket and Table Information:

The Small Business of the Year awards will be presented at the Small Business Forum on June 7.  Tickets are $49 per person for Chamber members before June 1 ($59 after). Plan to attend to gain valuable industry information and support the Business of the Year award winners! Corporate Table Sponsorships are $499 for 8 and include great publicity. Contact the Chamber office for more details at: 936.825.6600.


2017 SMALL BUSINESS FORUM AGENDA


Small Business Forum

Brenham/Washington County

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Venue: Fireman’s Training Center

AGENDA

8:00-8:30              Registration & Continental Breakfast
8:30-8:40              Forum Opens
                                Welcome and acknowledgements by MC Johanna Fatheree, RE/MAX Advantage

8:40-9:25              Charlie Adams - PricewaterhouseCoopers
                                How to cultivate and develop the next generation of talent

                                MC Intro

9:30-10:15           Paul Turney, Byron Haney, Bill Kickham – BVCOG
                                Affordable Small Loan program and Financial Fitness
                                MC announces Networking/Visit Exhibitor Break

10:15                     Break

10:30-11:00         CV Rao - TechOne Centre
                                How secure is your small business from cyber threats?

11:00-11:45         Lara de Leon, Raven Applebaum – Ogletree Deakins Law
                                Pay equity laws and regulations update

                                Invocation

11:45                     Luncheon begins

12:10-12:30         Luncheon Keynote: Doug Pederson

                                Owner, Twin Cities Properties

                                Remarks from State Representative Leighton Schubert

12:30                     Burleson County Awards Presented
12:40                     Navasota/Grimes County Awards Presented                          
12:50                     Washington County Awards Presented

1:00                        MC thanks sponsors and encourages guests to visit Exhibitor Booths
1:30                        Exhibitors released


The Small Business Forum is a high-impact half-day for business owners, managers and civic leaders.


Navasota Grimes County Chamber
117 S. La Salle, Navasota, Texas 77868
Ph. 936-825-6600 | Fax 936-825-3699