Success in Today's Dynamic Market
Join us on Wednesday, September 12 for this can’t-miss half day of interactive panels, round-tables and keynote presentations. From being a better boss to honing your sales and marketing skills, the event will arm you with practical ideas to use right away to grow your business that employs staff. Network and share strategies with other Halton Hills businesses. Registration is $50+hst and includes a hot breakfast.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
Entrepreneurs | Business owners | Executives | Innovators | Consultants | HR and Finance professionals
National Cybersecurity Practice, Grant Thornton LLP
Christina Albert, Senior Manager, R&D and Government Incentives, Grant Thornton LLP
Angie VanEgmond, VP Digital, circus strategic communications Inc.
Dean Wood, Founder & CEO BorderWorx Logistics Inc.
Steven Prestipino, Partner, Express Employment Professionals
Michelle Eaton, Vice President, Communications and Government Relations, Ontario Chamber of Commerce
Business Summit Session Highlights
The Realities of Cybersecurity Risk: Beyond the Myths and Misconceptions
How to get started on the journey to improve your cybersecurity. Beyond the high-profile cases that have brought data security to the forefront, you will learn about the top cyber security risks facing Canadian businesses; steps you can take to prepare your people, protect your critical information and infrastructure, and improve your cyber security maturity, as well as common mistakes, and tips on how to make immediate changes that can significantly improve the security of your organization.
Getting Government Grants
Grants, contributions, financial assistance. Loans, capital investments, tax credits and wage subsidies. There is government grant money on the table targeted to help businesses grow. Learn how to find these programs and access these funds.
4 Effective Ways to Maximize your Digital Marketing Dollars
Digital marketing is a constantly evolving landscape that requires a keen focus and expertise to maximize effectiveness and results. Learn how Online Advertising, Social Media, SEO and Landing pages work together to drive awareness, traffic and trial.
The US Market Needs You! Are you ready?
Explore the market potential for Canadian companies in the USA. We will deal with the challenges of the tariffs and managing through the trade wars. More importantly, we will showcase how Canadian companies have been able to grow their businesses tenfold by helping to “Make America Great Again”.
Faces of Change: Understanding and Managing Generations in the Workplace
Do your employees span the generations from traditionalists to Generation Zors? Who is rolling their eyes at who? Let’s talk about the key influencing characteristics of the different generations in the work force today. We will explore how each generation has unique contributions and areas for growth and discover motivation and retention tips specific for different generations.
Leading the Buzz: Effective Communication through Media and Social Media
Are you watching the buzz about your company? Google reviews, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn. And what about the news papers? How do you keep the good buzz buzzing and stop the bad buzz. This session will give you tips on communicating in this ever changing and complicated area.
Thursday, September 12
Eagle Ridge Golf Club
7:30 Registration and Hot Buffet Breakfast
Sessions start at 8:10 and we will end at 12:30