Thompson Management Consulting, LLC

7th Annual Entrepreneurship and Small Business Summit (ESBS 2020)


"Fulfilling Entrepreneurship Greatness" Thursday, May 7, 20207:30AM - 4:00PM

Thompson Management Consulting, LLC

7th Annual Entrepreneurship and Small Business Summit (ESBS 2020)


"Fulfilling Entrepreneurship Greatness" Thursday, May 7, 20207:30AM - 4:00PM

Thompson Management Consulting, LLC

7th Annual Entrepreneurship and Small Business Summit (ESBS 2020)


"Fulfilling Entrepreneurship Greatness" Thursday, May 7, 20207:30AM - 4:00PM

Thompson Management Consulting, LLC

7th Annual Entrepreneurship and Small Business Summit (ESBS 2020)


"Fulfilling Entrepreneurship Greatness" Thursday, May 7, 20207:30AM - 4:00PM

THE ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND SMALL BUSINESS SUMMIT (ESBS)

The inaugural Entrepreneurship and Small Business Summit (ESBS) was held during National Small Business Week 2014 in celebration and recognition of the immense success achieved by our nation's small businesses. Our vast entrepreneurial ecosystem relies on access to capital, strategic partnerships, and a myriad of resources to leverage for the long-term sustainable success of our nation's small businesses. This ecosystem consists of diverse enterprises and their unique business models, innovators, researchers, policy makers, thought leaders, change makers, financial and lending institutions, business resource agencies, consultants, academicians, and many others who are stakeholders in the system.

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keynote speakerS

Rich Casanova Opening Keynote Speaker

Rich Casanova began his brodcasting career in California's central valley at KSKS-FM. While in California he also ran a successful entertainment company whose staff and crew entertained over 100,000 people. After moving to Atlanta and selling his entertainment company, Casanova ventured into publishing as the Publisher and Franchise Owner of Coffee News, headquartered in Bangor, ME.

Later became the Founder and CCO, Chief Connection Officer, of an online platform where local business professionalsregister to receive a free ...

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Ashley Bell Lunch Keynote Speaker

Ashley was appointed on February 21, 2018 by the White House to serve as Regional Administrator for the U.S. Small Business Administration for Region IV; serving nine districts located in the 8 Southeastern States of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee. Regional Administrator Bell has oversight of over $5 billion in SBA-backed lending, the Counseling arm of the SBA, which counseled over 225,000 entrepreneurs last year in Region IV, and the contracting programs for small business, which account for over 23% of all federal contracts awarded.


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