Events & Workshops

5TH ANNUAL- GREATER SUMMIT BUSINESS CONFERENCE & EXPO (FEATURING THE PITCH COMPETITION)

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

5TH ANNUAL- GREATER SUMMIT BUSINESS CONFERENCE & EXPO

EVENT LOCATION: 

Quaker Station, 135 S. Broadway Street, Akron, Ohio, 44308 

EVENT DATE:  May 22, 2019

The Greater Summit Business Conference & Expo is a shared initiative by the County of Summit and the City of Akron, and many others to bring together Small Business, Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs), and corporations from across the state of Ohio in order to promote diversity, cooperation, and innovation, by connecting businesses of all sizes and industries with the opportunities needed to build success through business partnerships while contributing to the economic growth of the community at large. The goal of this event is to promote cooperation among small businesses and MBEs to engage with corporations for the purpose of growth and development. Attendees will be able to capitalize on numerous benefits from attending this event including workshops, the business-to-business tradeshow, and networking. Certified small businesses may also be eligible for contract opportunities provided by corporations as well as city and state agencies.

FREE WORKSHOPS:

Building Sustainable Partnerships

Key Drivers for Small Business Success

Free Networking

Free Business-to-Business Tradeshow

Doing business with the Bureau of Workers' Compensation

Free Ultimate Matchmaker…over 20 corporate partners participating