Watch Live Stream Highlights from the Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs
Conference Hosted by Nationwide Insurance Beginning May 23
Small Business Successtm Boot Camp, Mastering Web Technology, Building Business Through Social Media, $10,000 Elevator Pitch Competition, and Interviews with Entrepreneurs MC Hammer and Black Enterprise Founder Earl G. Graves Sr. Among Highlights
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(New York, NY) May 20, 2011-Beginning on May 23, BlackEnterprise.com will live stream a series of power-packed workshops, motivational keynotes and nightly entertainment from the Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Conference Hosted by Nationwide Insurance. The real time broadcast, sponsored by Pepsi, will be available at www.blackenterprise.com/ec.
The live stream schedule is as follows:
MONDAY, MAY 23, 2011
8:00-8:15 a.m. | Earl “Butch” Graves Jr., President & CEO, BLACK ENTERPRISE
8:30-9:15 a.m. | Keynote: Dennis Kimbro, Professor, Clark Atlanta University School of Business Administration. Hosted by Nationwide Insurance
9:30-10:45 a.m. | Go Digital or Die Trying: Building Your Business Through Social Media
12:30-2:00 p.m. | The Black Enterprise Small Business Awards with a one-on-one conversation with Alchemist Management Founder & CEO MC Hammer Hosted by Ariel Investments
3:45-4:45 p.m. | BE Small Business Success Boot Camptm: Fire Your Boss in 12 months or less! Hosted by AT&T
7:30-9:00 p.m. | The BLACK ENTERPRISE Elevator Pitch Competition awarding $10,000 for the best new business idea with judges Earl “Butch” Graves, Jr., President & CEO, Black Enterprise; Magnus Greaves, Founder, The CASHFLOW; Star Jones, Author, Attorney & TV Personality; and J. Anthony Brown, Comedian & Radio Personality, The Tom Joyner Morning Show. Hosted by PepsiCo
TUESDAY, MAY 24
8:15-9:00 a.m. | Keynote Address: How Lisa Price Became One of the Most Envied Entrepreneurs in America. Hosted by Walmart
9:15-10:30 a.m. | Access Granted: Money Making Opportunities in Entertainment with Chris Lighty, Founder, Violator Management; Marvet Britto, Founder, The Britto Agency; and Will Packer, Co-Founder, Rainforest Films.
10:45-12:00 p.m. | BE Next: Young Entrepreneurs: Tap into the Millionaire Mindset
12:15-1:30 p.m. | A conversation with Black Enterprise magazine Founder & Publisher Earl G. Graves Sr. Hosted by Buick
1:45-3:00 p.m. | Mastering Web Technology Hosted by American Express OPEN
8:00-10:00pm | BE100s Anniversary Celebration & Awards Gala where BLACK ENTERPRISE will name its 2011 Companies of the Year as featured in its June double issue
The 2011 Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Conference + Expo hosted by Nationwide Insurance is presented by American Express OPEN, Ariel Investments, Buick, General Motors, PepsiCo and Walmart. Platinum sponsors include AT&T, FedEx, Southern Company, United Healthcare, Wells Fargo and Wendy’s International. Corporate partners include ADT Business Solutions, Georgia-Pacific, Google, PR Newswire and Staceywines.com.
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