Small Business Summit and New York Media Summit This Week!

Things are heating up in the tech and business world. Lots of changes and companies making moves. Being in the game is so important now as you can get left behind quickly. This new technology revolution is hitting all areas of business, no one is exempt so get your game face on and get with it if you are serious about business.

This week there are two important business and technology events going on. One is the SMALL BUSINESS AND TECH SUMMIT. This is 7th Annual one begin presented.  It’s being produced by Ramon Ray of Small Biz Technology and Marian Barker of Prime Strategies.  These two dynamic people have been at this for a few years and their event has grown.  A few of the sponsors are DELL, Microsoft, Dunn & Bradstreet and Constant Contact.  It’s being held Tuesday, March 6th, from 8am to 5pm at the Metropolitan Pavillion  located on 125 west 18th street.

The show will have over 500 plus professionals and business owners. There will be panels, business experts speaking on important topics important to today’s small businesses. There will be networking and vendors. Small business is the backbone of the economy so this is an important event to attend to help you refine your business goals for the year. To register and for more information, go to

The other mega event that is happening this week is the NEW YORK MEDIA SUMMIT.  I get all excited about this as I am so impressed with Victor Harwood.  He has pulled together the who’s who of the business, entertainment, media, technology, film, publishing, technology and television world. The most extensive list of CEO’s and high level executives I have ever seen in one place. It is worth every penny. You get the opportunity to network with the leading experts who are shaping everything in media, technology and entertainment!!  Serious!  The Summit is taking place March 6 to 8 at the McGraw Hill Building at 49th and 6th Avenue. Here is a sneak peek of the keynotes speakers:
The Keynote Speakers Include:
Adrian Grenier, Actor, Director and President, Reckless Productions
David Westin, President and CEO of NewsRight and former president, ABC News
Bonnie Fuller, President & Editor-in-Chief, &
Kevin Conroy, President, Univision Interactive Media and Enterprise Development, Univision
Paul Rossi, Managing Director and Executive Vice President, Americas, The Economist Group
Kenneth Hertz, Senior Partner, Hertz and Lichtenstein LLP, Moderator
George Gallate, Global Chairman, Euro RSCG 4D
Vivian Schiller, SVP & Chief Digital Officer, NBC News
Deborah Forte, President, Scholastic Media
David Lang, President, Mindshare Entertainment, North America
Cella Irvine, Chief Executive Officer, Vibrant, Moderator

The Welcome Dinner will include the legendary Quincy Jones!!  There is also a Urban Media Summit, panels, networking, networking and lots of positive energy!  For more info and to register go to

There are a list of other important events Victor has throughout the year, East Coast and West Coast!

Peggy D

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