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The City of Tampa's Mayor's African Advisory Council is hosting it's

3rd Annual Small & Minority Business Symposium

Saturday, October 30, 2010

8:00am - 2:30pm

in partnership with our Title sponsor Wyndham Tampa Westshore,
located at 700 North Westshore Boulevard

(formerly The Quorum Hotel, just off I275 and Westshore)

 

Our theme this year is

"Paving The Road To Successful Business Opportunities"

 

We are honored to have

Ms. Eileen Rodriguez, Regional Director for the University of South Florida Small Business Development Center

as our keynote speaker during our seated networking luncheon

Symposium Event Chair & Luncheon Mistress of Ceremonies:
Ida Williams-Campbell

This event is open to the public

Early Symposium Registration $25; day of event $30

$50 Vendor Registration (City or County Certified)

$75 Vendor Registration (non City or County Certified)

Registration includes: FREE light breakfast snacks, opening plenary, FREE awesome give-a-ways throughout the day, interactive workshops, HOT TOPIC sessions, networking luncheon with keynote speaker and afternoon panel discussions

 

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Our theme this year is

"Paving The Road To Successful Business Opportunities"

 

Peruse the Symposium Agenda

 

Keynote Speaker Eileen Rodriguez

We are honored to have

Ms. Eileen Rodriguez, Regional Director for the University of South Florida Small Business Development Center

as our keynote speaker during our seated networking luncheon

 

Purpose of the Symposium:

  • To provide a forum to explore a variety of issues and provide the availability of valuable resources surrounding the success of small and minority businesses

Our Strategy:

  • To develop a series of workshops, (including a renowned luncheon speaker) with panelists that will take you to the core of the issues

Who Should Attend:

  • Minorities, Women, small and disadvantaged business leaders (corporate and non-profit executives, Director through CEO, Chairperson and President)

Why You Should Attend:

  • The topics to be covered will provide you with the opportunity to develop, enhance, and reinforce your business’ development, leadership skills, and core competencies

  • Expand your sphere of influence through networking, and extend your access to knowledge provided by experts

Get READY to immerse yourself in solution based workshops, informative panel discussions, and post symposium forums.


Prepare to SET your sights on dynamic speakers and facilitators that will inspire you.


You must GO to the 15 minute "HOT TOPIC" sessions to get revved up with excitement.

 

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THE SYMPOSIUM IS PROUDLY BROUGHT TO YOU IN PARTNERSHIP BY THE FOLLOWING:

TITLE SPONSOR

Wyndham Hotel

 

PLATINUM SPONSOR

 

Strategic Online Networking

 

 

GOLD SPONSOR

Office Depot Argosy University

 

SILVER SPONSORS

Hillsborough County SBIC

Tampa International Airport Aviation Authority Power Broker Magazine
The Brandon Gazette CH2MHill

TECO

 

BRONZE SPONSORS

Regions Bank Business Partner
Lowry Park Zoo DRC Emergency Services WTBN Am 570 & 910

 

 

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A VERY SPECIAL THANKS, for volunteering their time, talents, and patience to help coordinate, facilitate or host this event:

 

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To register, become a sponsor or a vendor, or for more information send us an or call 813-274-8152
 
Tell your friends and family, bring a neighbor or colleague and join us for this event; we hope to see you there!