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Carole Moore McLeod Entrepreneur Summit Appalachian State University Center for Entrepreneurship October 19th, 2007 Open to all students, faculty, staff and members of the community 8:00 – 9:00am Breakfast & Registration (open to everyone) Faculty Lounge 9:00 – 10:00am Panels & Presentations 4th Floor Individual Presentations: Brian Easter CEO, NeboWeb Raley 4012 Topic: “Interactive Marketing” Bart Conway Owner, Canyon’s of the Blue Ridge Restaurant Raley 4013 Topic: “Starting Your Own Business” Skip Sinanian Owner, Boone Saloon Raley 4017 Topic: “Executing the Dream" Wayne Miller Owner, PrintMarketing, LLC Raley 4016 Topic: “Goals and Business Planning” _____________________________________________________________________________ Panel: Marketing Raley 4020 Ethan Anderson Owner, Boone Take-Out Express, Sunrise Grille & MAP Realty Jim Roessner President, Mission House Creative, Inc. McKinley Caldwell Managing Partner, Aloft Communications, LLC. Panel: Customer Service Raley 4014 Rob Dyer Owner, The Best Cellar Restaurant Ben Henderson Owner, Bare Essentials Natural Market Freddie Davis President, Global Shippers Association Panel: Start-Up Challenges Raley 4018 Max Smith President, GRACE Innovations, LLC Jeff Collins/Gregg Parsons Owners, Peabodys Wine & Beer Merchants James Milner President & Owner, Milner Research Services LLC Bill Barr Handel Barr Learning, Inc. Panel: Green Industries Raley 4011 Jeffrey Scott Owner, Frontline Conservation Theckla Sterrett President, Mountain Laurel Advertising & Vice President, Green Chamber Walter Clark Deputy Director, Blue Ridge Rural Land Trust & Owner, Old Orchard Creek Farm Chris Grater Owner, NC Inksaver 10:00 – 10:50am Panels & Presentations 4th Floor Individual Presentations: Tyler Brunson President, Waste Consultants Raley 4012 Topic: “How to Start a Business While You’re Still in College” Wilson Jones President, Mackeys Ferry Sawmill Raley 4013 Topic: “Strategic Management, Planning, Sales Management” Mark Van Arnam CEO, American Emergency Vehicles Raley 4017 Topic: “Turnaround, High Growth, Strategic Alliances” Jay Howard President, JHE Production Group Raley 4016 Topic: “Growing Pains” ______________________________________________________________________________ Panel: Marketing Raley 4020 Scott Prewitt Owner, Family Only, Inc. (Backyard Burgers & Marble Slab Creamery) Tom Will Founder, Intercom Corp. Ted Henry CEO, Abundant Life Resources Inc. Panel: Customer Service Raley 4014 Mike Hall Owner, Bandana’s Bar B Que & Grill Bryan Bouboulis Owner, CiCi’s Pizza Carson Coatney President, Stick Boy Bread Company Panel: Women in Uncommon Industries Raley 4018 Carole McLeod Owner, New South Waste, Inc. Teresa Davis CEO, Global Shippers Association Theckla Sterrett President, Mountain Laurel Advertising & Vice President, Green Chamber Jeannine Underdown Collins President, Underdown & Associates Panel: Hiring and Retaining Quality Staff Raley 4010 Robbie Sharrett Principal/Broker, Lyons Construction & Realty, Inc. Ethan Anderson Owner, Boone Take-Out Express, Sunrise Grille & MAP Realty Robin Caldwell Managing Partner, Aloft Communications, LLC 11:00 – 11:50am Panels & Presentations 4th Floor Individual Presentations: Jim Stout Owner, TURTLE TOES Footwear Raley 4012 Topic: “How TURTLE TOES began” Robin & Eric Gagnon Owners, We Sell Restaurants Raley 4013 Topic: “Buying a Business” Bonnie Church Owner, One to One Nutrition Raley 4017 Topic: “Maintaining Motivation for the Home-Based Entrepreneur” Jeffrey Scott Owner, Frontline Conservation Raley 4016 Topic: “Being Green, Making Green” ______________________________________________________________________________ Panel: Family Owned Businesses Raley 4018 Scott Prewitt Owner, Family Only, Inc. (Backyard Burgers & Marble Slab Creamery) Ben Smith President, Watauga Insurance/Smith Financial Needs Carson Coatney President, Stick Boy Bread Company David Conrad Owner, Blue Ridge Business Brokerage Panel: Customer Service Raley 4014 Jeff Collins/Gregg Parsons Owners, Peabodys Wine & Beer Merchants Jim Roessner President, Mission House Creative, Inc. Brian Easter CEO, NeboWeb Jay Howard President, JHE Production Group Panel: Start-Up Challenges Raley 4011 James Milner President & Owner, Milner Research Services LLC Mike Adams President, Heads Up Solutions, Inc Scott Burns/Buddy Barker Owners, Beyond Cargo Panel: Hiring and Retaining Quality Staff Raley 4010 Maurice Penick Founder & Owner, Penick Construction Bob Webb CEO, Myers & Chapman Freddie Davis CEO, Global Shippers Association Panel: Financing Growth Raley 4020 Jason Triplett Senior Vice President, Wachovia Bank Mike Arriola Senior Area Manager, U.S. Small Business Administration Dale Tweedy Partner, CENTDEV Properties 11:30 – 1:00pm Lunch (speakers, guests, student volunteers only) Faculty Lounge 1:00 – 2:00pm “Pitch Your Idea in 90 Seconds” sponsored by Mission House Creative 20 students finalists will present ideas to a panel of entrepreneurs (Open only to contest participants and judges) 2:00 – 3:00pm Reception with Students & Faculty For more information, contact Julia Rowland, Assistant Director, ASU Center for Entrepreneurship, at 828-262-8325 / firstname.lastname@example.org or visit our website: www.entrepreneurship.appstate.edu. All events will take place on the campus of ASU, in Raley Hall (College of Business), on the 4 th floor. Visitors, please park in the Rivers Street parking deck.
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