Atlanta, Ga. – An innovative series of national events continue in October as Crown Financial Ministries and HOPE International bring their “New Normal” Entrepreneur’s Conference to Duluth, Ga., offering insightful advice and inspiration to those doing the real work in America. The aim of the one-day conference is to give business leaders tools, tips, tricks and training for successfully adjusting to the current marketplace.
“Building a successful business is about laying the right foundation and striving for the best practices,” said Crown Financial Ministries CEO Chuck Bentley. “Microsoft took off during a recession because the ideas and vision were in place. There was a need no one recognized and they moved to fill it. Crown and our conference partners want to give those insights to today’s business leaders.”
Early registration discounts are available for those who register online by October 16, 2012, in advance of the October 23 event.
Crown Financial Ministries President, Robert Dickie III said that the conference features business leaders who have put key industry concepts into practice in successful businesses of their own.
“This will be real world advice from people who know how to balance the books,” said Dickie, who was recently featured at FoxNews.com talking about Crown’s Career Direct®, a skills analysis program developed over the course of 10 years to help people identify their inherent talents and abilities.
More than 10 speakers and authors from different industries will present detailed steps that area business leaders can implement.
Jim Amos, Jr. is chairman and CEO of Tasti D-Lite. Before Tasti D-Lite, Amos was the CEO of Mail Boxes Etc., the world’s largest non-food franchise, which is now the UPS Store. He grew MBE from 2,500 to 4,000 locations in 80 countries, making it the world’s largest and fastest-growing franchisor of retail business, communication and postal service centers. Amos will talk to area business leaders about “THE JOURNEY” that each business must take from idea to reality.
Wade Myers, founder and co-producer of Venture Academy, has co-founded, invested in, and been a director of 25 companies. He has held the role of CEO in five of those ventures, including firms that grew into a global IT services company and a real estate services company with 16 offices across the U.S. He is an investment banker that focuses on mergers and acquisitions and capital formation for growth-oriented middle-market companies. Wade will be providing informative information whether you are running a business or considering starting a business to assist you in planning, launching and operating your company.
For a complete list of speakers and to register for the event, go to: www.entrepreneursconference.org
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About Crown: Crown, a non-profit, helps people and businesses integrate their values into business practices, debt reduction, and financial decision-making. For more than 35 years, Crown has been offering economic analysis and advice based on timeless truths. Theirs is a strong, international grassroots organization with offices in the U.S. and overseas. Crown experts work one-on-one with individuals and business leaders, as well as through workshops and seminars, teaching people how to build on a strong foundation that includes the business principles and practices found in the Bible. It is well known for its cutting edge materials first developed by its founder, the late Larry Burkett. For more information, go to www.crown.org or call 800-722-1976.