2023 Convention Feature Speakers

Thursday, February 9
Time – 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM
Christine Morse, Owner of Avid Marketing Alliance
“Creating A Winning Marketing & PR Strategy”
Christine excels at providing strategic counsel and is a business growth implementor with a focus on marketing and sales.  She has helped thousands of people to learn about identifying their ideal client and competitors, realizing their strengths and weaknesses to determine which tactics will work best for quick business growth.

Thursday, February 9
Time 2:40 PM – 3:40PM
Thomas Weinandy, PH.D. of Upside
“An Economist Walks into a Bar . . .”

Thomas will discuss current economic trends, including the headwinds and tailwinds impacting small businesses.  He will also share insights – using data from the Upside app-on changing consumer behavior and what quick service restaurants should know.

Friday, February 10
Time 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM
Deb Timmerman, Owner of Deb Timmerman & Associates
“The Key to Thriving in Today’s Climate of Rapid Change & Uncertainty”
Deb will explore the stress, burnout, and resilience cycle and you will discover 3 keys to enhancing personal resilience as the best strategy of business growth and successful leadership.