WPN 2012 Business Alliance Rally
May 19, 2012 10am - 5pm
hosted by Women's Power Networking
Scroll Down to SEE OUR 'Meet the Media" PANEL, SPOTLIGHT SPEAKERS, GROWING LIST OF EXHIBITORS and RAFFLE PRIZE!
Join us at the
McKimmon Center on the NC State
for an exciting day of
Meet business owners, vendors and non-profits at the McKimmon Center on the NC State University campus and discover new products and services to enhance your life and help make your business more successful.
Learn from industry experts at Breakout Sessions and the Meet the Media Luncheon panel.
A portion of the proceeds to benefit
Alzheimer's Association -
Eastern North Carolina
Lots of Space - Lots of Free Parking - Lots to See
2 Large Exhibitor Rooms
12 Break Out Sessions
"Meet the Media" Lunch Panel of Experts
Do you know which media avenue is best for promoting your business -- television, social media, newsprint, magazines, radio -- and WHY?
Enjoy a buffet luncheon and participate in a facilitation with an amazing panel of local Media Experts to share and answer this and other questions.
Your Meet the Media Panel Luncheon Ticket includes ....
- Event entrance
- 12 business breakout presentations
- 70+ business Exhibitors
- Meet the Media Luncheon
11:45 Dining area opens
12:15 Panel facilitation begins
1:15 Questions and Answers
MEET THE PANEL MEMBERS
Alex McTighe, National Sales Manager, Curtis Media Group
Alex started his career in radio for the Katz Media Group in New York City, has also worked for Clear Channel, Spanish Broadcasting System, McGavren Guild Media and is currently the Group National Sales Manager for the Curtis Media Group based in Raleigh. He manages the national sales efforts for stations such as 94.7 WQDR, 96.1 WBBB, 680 WPTF and Pulse 102.
Barbara Petty, Owner/Publisher, Boom! Magazine
Boom! Magazine is a lifestyle publication for active adults distributed in the Triangle/Sandhills region of North Carolina. Before she became a publisher, Barbara worked in graphic design, advertising, marketing and branding. A true entrepreneur, this is her second business; Barbara owned a design and advertising agency on the west coast. She has served on numerous panels, most recently, the NC Conference On Aging roundtable on entrepreneurship.
Matthew Donegan, General Sales Manager, Fox 50 TV
Matt Donegan is a 25 year broadcasting veteran who has had stops in Boston, Providence, Norfolk, Hartford, and Indianapolis. Donegan has been with FOX 50 since 2002. Donegan received a scholarship to the NAB’s Broadcast Leadership Training (BLT) program in Washington, DC and graduated from this selective diversity based executive program in 2008. He is also a member of the Fox Sales Advisory board. A 1984 graduate of Denison University in Granville Ohio, Donegan lives in Cary with his wife Robin and two musical sons, Connor and Dylan.
William Ammerman, Sales and Marketing Manager, WRAL.com
James Wong, CoFounder/Partner, Empowered Ideas
Co-Founder of Empowered Ideas, a digital marketing firm specializing in small businesses and nonprofits. Managing Partner of Linkedin Live Raleigh, one of Raleigh’s premier business networking events since 2006. Former Marketing Communications Manager (2007-2012) for iContact, an Inc. 500 ranked email and social media marketing services provider. Hyper-focused expertise includes email, social media engagement, content, brand awareness and online community strategies.
$25 in advance, $35 at the door, based on seating availability.
We are proud to share that a portion of the proceeds go to Eastern NC Alzheimer's Association.
This event has been created for business owners to connect, collaborate, and gain value in leveraging their business relationships, acumen, and growth.
Featured 12 SPOTLIGHT! Breakout Speakers will provide innovative and interesting topics to take your business to the next level!
Private 60 minute breakouts will be at 11 am, 2 pm and 4 pm in one of 8 breakout rooms. Each speaker will present at 2 different times so you can catch the ones that will make the difference for your business!
Transform your business into a Fly Wheel: Opportunities, Not Conversion, is the Name of the Game
Avoiding the 5 Common Mistakes of Running an In-Home Business
How to Build Your Business Through Building Relationships
A Guide to Money Matters: Invest in Yourself First. You are Worth Every Penny
Answering the Call to Adventure: Your Life Purpose Awaits!
Honey Beth Wiggs
Are You as Healthy As You Think? What is optimal health and how is it achieved?
Joanne Pizzino, MD, MPH, FACOEM and Julie Alexander, MSN, RN, FNP
Healthy For Life: Optimum Vitality the Natural Way
Stepping Outside Your Comfort Zone
Michele Howe Clarke and Diana M. Needham
Expert Status Made Easy: More Leads, More business, More Impact
Olalah Njenga, Yellow Wood Group
The 1 Page Marketing Replan
From POD to eBooks, Authors Crash Course to Publishing
Sharon Cole Elder
Beliefs Determine Results (To Change Your Results, Change Your Beliefs)
OUR GROWING LIST OF EXHIBITORS!!
31 Gifts Independent Consultant
Be Who You Really Are
Business Fan Pages
Clear Waters Travel
Coldwell Banker/Howard Perry&Walston
Cookie Lee/Lilla Rose/Miche Bags
Core Health Partners, PLLC
DOVE Chocolate Discoveries
Foot Solutions of Raleigh
Health Center of Hillsborough
Homeopathy World Community
Launch It Social Media
LHP Permanent Cosmetics
Needham Business Consulting
New Neighbor Welcome Service
New York Life Ins.
NorthStar Healthy Chocolate
Nurse Care of NC
Park Lane Jewelry
Personal Empowerment, Inc
Sew Fine II
Take Shape for Life
The Bag Ladies/Beijo Bags
Tiger Rock Martial Arts
Tiny Tot Cakes
TLS Family Mediation
Triangle Travel Alliance
Waddell & Reed
Wake Forest Therapeutic Massage
Whole Health Solutions
Young Living Essential Oils
When & Where
Women's Power Networking: Business Alliance Rally
ABOUT WOMEN'S POWER NETWORKING (WPN)
Women's Power Networking is a North Carolina based national women’s business organization with 18 chapters in the Triangle area and over 300 active members. Our goal is to support women and help them grow personally and professionally.
We invite you to visit our official site www.WomensPowerNetworking.com
We look forward to seeing you at one of our weekly chapter meetings, monthly Power Lunches, Roundtable Discussions, Cocktails and Contacts events and more!
See our monthly events at www.WomensPowerNetworking.eventbrite.com