THURSDAY, MARCH 16 - 12 NOON-4 P.M.
RESCHEDULED DATE DUE TO SNOW STORM!
This year’s Expo will build on the success of the past while concentrating on an enhanced B2B experience - we’re proud to present the 2017 Upper Bucks Small Business EXPO & Conference. This event combines the traditional business expo with a series of business seminars presented throughout the day.
This year’s event incorporates visibility of your organization, promotion of your products and services, networking with other businesses in the region and the opportunity to learn something new or find out more about an aspect of running your business.
With numerous opportunities to participate, whether exhibiting, attending or presenting a seminar, it’s another way to get your message out into the Upper Bucks community.
Setup beginning at 10 a.m. - Main Hall Exhibits 12-4 p.m.
Presentations 12-4 p.m. - Shredder Event 2-4 p.m.
Utilize your exhibit space to suit your specific needs. The 2017 Upper Bucks Small Business EXPO & Conference takes a traditional EXPO to the next level by offering not only business to business opportunities, but also recruiting employee or volunteer candidates for your business or organization. It is promoted as a community wide event to draw a diverse group of visitors from the Upper Bucks Region and surrounding areas.
Sponsorship of this event oﬀers an opportunity to promote your business. Advertising and public relations opportunities for this event occurs prior to, during and after the event. Your business name will receive exposure for weeks prior to the EXPO on this dedicated event page.
Don't forget to check out the seminars beginning at 12:30 pm in the Library Learning Room located on the 1st level. Three great topics that might just be the edge you need to grow your business!
Driving Efficiency to Grow Profitability
Jim Sheerin of Penn Information Technology will explain how to optimize your operations by reducing costs with the right technology mix.
For small and midsize businesses, productivity is essential. With everyone wearing multiple hats and working hard to outrun larger competitors, you need technology that can help you make the most of every moment—but that isn’t difficult to deploy or manage. That’s doubly true when growth hits, requiring you to bring new people on, grow your technical capabilities, and yet avoid crippling complexity.
You’ll learn HOW TO:
Drive efficiency for greater profitability
• Get new employees up and running with the tools they need
• Keep up with data growth
• Get the maximum return on your investment
• Free up more time for IT to spend on strategic business needs
Empower your mobile workforce
• Can my employees be productive outside the office?
• How do we stay productive across a range of mobile devices?
• How do we enable people to work together from different locations?
• How do I keep data safe as it travels outside the walls of our business?
Protect your business
• A mobile workforce… the cloud… how do I know my data is protected?
• How do I make sure everything is backed up without spending a fortune?
• How long would it take my business to get back online after a fire, flood,
• How can I keep pace with changing compliance demands?
Building Your Email Marketing Machine: Automate, Attract & Engage
Diana Lauren Asbury, Marketing Manager for Rapid Learning Institute, runs a marketing and sales program that sends over 10 million emails each month. During this one-hour session she’ll show you how you can create an email marketing machine that will help you attract more prospects and build deeper customer relationships.
You’ll learn HOW TO:
Understanding Your Organization's Online Presence
Presented by Moving Targets - Jenna Gross, CMO and Michelle Bizon, VP of Marketing Solutions will demonstate how Google Analytics can provide valuable insight to help you shape your business' success strategy. Whether you own an online store or an informative blog, you'll want to understand the business aspects of it. If you've got an online store that is selling products, you'll want to study and understand your customers so you can deliver better. Google Analytics allows you to track and understand your customer's behavior, what they're looking for, and whether your business is addressing their needs.
You’ll learn HOW TO:
Bucks County Community College