Entrepreneurs to Convene at Small Business POWER BREAKFAST and Conference - Press Release

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Kearny, NJ – August 9, 2018 – Entrepreneurs, business owners, and organizational leaders will convene from 8am – 6pm on Thursday August 9th at Kearny Point for the POWER BREAKFAST and Conference.  The Conference provides a forum for them to engage with other small business owners to learn best practices, enjoy great networking, and gain useful knowledge.

Darrell W. Gunter, the President and CEO of Gunter Media Group is the featured guest speaker at the POWER BREAKFAST. He will speak on the topic “Blockchain - The Future of Technology.”  He is a “digital publishing” executive with extensive experience in leadership, strategy, sales, marketing, and technology in the digital publishing industry. He is a frequent speaker and moderator at industry events. He also serves as Director, North America, for the International Association of STM Publishers. His radio show Leadership with Darrell W. Gunter airs at 8:00am every Saturday on WSOU HD 89.5 FM/WSOU.net.

Andrew Frazier, MBA, CFA, SBP is President & COO of A&J Management and the Business Pro at Small Business Like A Pro will speak during  the POWER LUNCH on “Overcoming Your Greatest Fear” as a small business owner. The lunch will be streamed live on Facebook starting at 12:30pm.  Mr. Frazier is also a founder of the POWER BREAKFAST series and has been producing the events for 9 years.   He is launching his first book, How to Run Your Small Business Like A Pro during the event and will conduct a book signing from 4pm-6pm.

There are also two panel discussions during the day. The morning panel will discuss “Financing Your Small Business Like A Pro” and is moderated by Alex Marin, VP, Spencer Savings Bank. The afternoon panel will address “Using Technology in Your Small Business Like A Pro” and is moderated by Arthur Jones, Principal Consultant, The Art of Standing Out, LLC.

A select group of small business owners will have the opportunity to pitch their business’s growth plan to a panel of lenders in order to develop relationships that could lead to potential financing opportunities.  The lenders are event sponsors and partners which include: Columbia BankSpencer Savings BankM&T Bank,UCEDC, and GNEC. The pitch sessions will take place from 2:30pm to 5pm.  

The Power Breakfast & Conference will be held at Kearny Point, NJ’s newest business district. The Power Breakfast & Conference Series brings together business thought leaders and speakers from across the country to share expertise in their respective fields and incorporates local leaders and experts into the conversation. 

Registration and sponsorship can be completed online at http://www.sbproconference.com Please contact Andrew Frazier at andrew@SmallBusinessLikeAPro.com for additional information.

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ABOUT Small Business Like A Pro

The Power Breakfast & Conference is organized by Small Business Like A Pro and is one of its Brain Trust Initiatives created to expose individuals and organizations in the tristate area to professionals with world-class ideas, information, and connections which will prove invaluable in achieving their goals. These initiatives provide exposure that will expand vision, perspective, and goals which will further enable diverse organizations and individuals to grow and thrive. Visit: www.SmallBusinessLikeAPro.com

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Andrew Frazier, MBA, CFA

Andrew is a trusted adviser helping entrepreneurs, business owners, and organizational leaders grow revenues, increase profitability, and obtain financing. He has significant expertise in business strategy and financial management allows him to take a holistic view of organizations to best determine how to address their challenges. His experience includes serving as a Navy Supply Corps Officer, Corporate Executive, Non-Profit Leader, Board Member, Adjunct Professor, Real Estate Investor, and as an Entrepreneur. Andrew graduated from MIT, qualified in logistics management for the Navy, earned an MBA from NYU-Stern, and achieved the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation.