Executive Expo | 1.24.2018

SCHEDULE:

11:00 Networking

12:00 Lunch | Millenium Ballroom

1:00 Opening Keynote (to be announced!)

2:00 Workshops x 5

3:00 Workshops x 5

4:00 Workshops x 5

5:00 Happy Hour | Millenium Ballroom

6:00 Keynote Address | Mark J Lindquist

7:00 Social

May 19, 2017 Announcement:

BUSINESS KICK-OFF ’18

EXECUTIVE EXPO and SOCIAL

Wednesday  January 24, 2018

Avalon Events Center | Fargo, North Dakota

Vendor Registration and Presenter Sign-up Page

Our first Executive Event of 2018 is going to be our biggest yet!

We have rented the entire Avalon Events Center on Wednesday, January 24th.

In collaboration with other area business associations and organizations, we will provide high-level educational workshops for business owners and executives, 60 local business product and service providers will be on display, plus, incredible networking opportunities to start and end the day!

5 classrooms will be in use from 2:00-5:00 pm: a Human Resources and Legal Classroom; a Financial Classroom; a Marketing and Technology Classroom; a Leadership Development Classroom; and a CEOs Roundtable Lounge will offer 15-minute “CEO Insights” from 16 of the Fargo Moorhead area’s best business owners on hand to share leadership skills and business growth tools. This will be a valuable place to hang-out for the day!

email Kurt to be a presenter in 1 of the 16 available classes or in 1 of 16 CEOs Lounge segments kurt@the100.work

TOPICS HAVE NOT YET BEEN DETERMINED. YOU CAN LET ME KNOW WHAT YOU’D LIKE TO PRESENT.

  • PURCHASE TICKETS at Eventbrite $100 per person, includes lunch, workshop attendance, entry to the Happy Hour Social, plus 1 complimentary drink! 1000 tickets available
  • PURCHASE A VENDOR TABLE BELOW $100 per business or organization, includes 1 8′ table in your choice of locations, plus all-day pass with lunch, Social and 1 complementary drink! 60 tables available. SELECT the Main Ballroom, Hallways, HR and Legal, Financial or Marketing and Technology Room.

WE NEED

  • 16 PRESENTERS to facilitate 16 WORKSHOPS*
  • 16 CEOs to fill the CEOs INSIGHT segment in the Lounge
  • 60 BUSINESSES and ORGANIZATIONS to purchase tables
  • 10 volunteers to help with planning and organizing
  • YES, you can do all 4!

Each is a 30 minute presentation with 15 minute Q/A. If you’d prefer, you can share the time with another presenter or 2, on a related topic.

Each room is fully A/V equipped. To discuss or reserve a spot, email Kurt. kurt@the100.work 

*if you decide to be a presenter, I suggest purchasing a display table in that room as well, for $100. This purchase includes all-day pass, with lunch and drink ticket.

CLASSROOM 1 | SHEYENNE

Breakout Room 1

2:00    Succession Planning  | David Dietz

3:00    Execution | Mike Meagher

4:00     open – reserve

CLASSROOM 2 | DAKOTA

Breakout Room 2

2:00 Profit Pros | Neil Blanchar

3:00 Gartner Financial Network | Judy Gartner

4:00 Fisher Leasing | Todd Fisher

CLASSROOM 3 | PRAIRIE ROSE

Breakout Room 3

2:00 True IT

3:00 Allen Ralston Marketing

4:00 open

CLASSROOM 4 | THE LOFT

Breakout Room 4

2:00 Business Ethics | Heather Johnson | BBB

3:00 Franchising | Barry Maring | Sonmar Companies

4:00 open

CLASSROOM 5 | ROOSEVELT

CEOs ROUNDTABLE LOUNGE

1:45

2:00    2:15     2:30    2:45

3:00     3:15    3:30    3:45

4:00     4:15    4:30    4:45

WE NEED OWNERS TO FILL 13 “CEO Insight” TIMES (15 minutes each) IN THE CEOs ROUNDTABLE LOUNGE. Discuss the history of your company; successes and failures; lessons that you’ve learned; mentors you’ve admired and pearls of wisdom to other business owners. Email Kurt to select 1 of the 13 time-slots available kurt@the1oo.work

  • Matt Lachowitzer
  • Brady Nash
  • Ron Fuhrman

VENDOR BOOTH RESERVATIONS | 60 total

Ballroom | 22

1. BBB of ND/MN
2. the Arts Partnership
3. University of Mary
4. Anne Carlsen Center
5. Fisher Leasing

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Hallways | 10

1 Matt’s Automotive
2. Steamatic
3. Liberty Business Systems

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HR/Legal | 5

1. Payroll Express, Inc
2. HR Management Group
3. Preference Employment Solutions

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Mktg/Tech | 10

1. Allen Ralson Marketing
2. True IT

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Financial | 8

1. Profit Pros

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Leadership | 5

1. Bock’s Office

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Please volunteer for our planning committee: kurt@the100.work

PURCHASE YOUR VENDOR BOOTH $100


Your Location Choice


WHO:

the100, inc. Members

+500 – 1000 FM area Executives

Potentially in collaboration with:

ND and MN BBB

ND and MN SBDC

SBA + other area organizations