We are exited to offer two fun and information filled days with presentations and workshops led by world-renown presenters.  The presentations on Friday, August 24th will be held in the Anderson Center on the beautiful campus of Winston-Salem State University from 11 until 3pm.  The presentations on Saturday, August 25th will be at the Benton Convention Center.  


August 24th Seminar Presenters

Dr. Robert (Bob) J. Brown, President & CEO of B&C International

Topic: Developing and Sustaining Meaningful Business Connections

Workshop Time: 11:00AM

Dr. George C. Fraser, Chairman & CEO of FraserNet, Inc

Topic: The 7 Biggest Mistakes you make when Networking Part I

Workshop Time: 12:00PM

Mr. Max Maxwell, Real Estate Investor CEO

Topic: TBA
Workshop Time: 2:00PM

Topic: Making the Right Investments

Workshop Time: 1:00PM

Nigel D. Alston


August 25th Workshop Presenters

Dr. Notis Pagiavlas, Professor of Marketing & Director Center for Entrepreneurship

Topic: Marketing Strategies for Small Businesses

Workshop Time: 10:30AM

Charmaine Fuller Cooper, AARP Associate State Director- Advocacy

Topic:  Work and Save for Small Business Employees 

Workshop Time: 10:30AM

Edward Jones Representatives

Topic: The Small Business Toolkit for Success (Multiple Sessions)

Workshop Times: 11:30, 12:30 & 1:30pm

Dr. George C. Fraser, Chairman & CEO of FraserNet, Inc

Topic:  The 7 Biggest Mistakes you make when Networking  Part II

Workshop Time: 11:30AM

Ms.Tara Ezell, Transformational Speaker & Life Coach at Virtue of Women

Topic: Building a Sustainable Brand 

Workshop Time: 12:30PM

Garland Scarboro, Diversity and Inclusion Manager at Food Lion LLC

Topic: Retail Ready: Getting Your Product  to Market

Workshop Time: 1:30PM