• Bootcamp Atlanta, GA: October 14, 2015


    Eventbrite - Business Fundamentals Bootcamp - Atlanta, GA: October 14, 2015

    We are excited to announce the Business Fundamentals Bootcamp – Atlanta, GA, presented by Supporting Strategies. The event will take place on October 14, 2015, at the Kennesaw State University Center, in Kennesaw, GA, and is hosted by The Edge Connection.

    As with our past Bootcamp events, we will be lining up an all-star cast of participants from the local business community as speakers and panelists.  The Bootcamp Series is designed especially for CEO’s and CXO’s of growing businesses with a focus on the tactical and operational expertise needed to manage a growing business.  More than 20 speakers will lead sessions focused on the functional areas of marketing, finance, law and human resources to 100+ attendees.

    The theme is the event is “Bootcamp Toolbox; Lessons on Keeping your Business Running and Thriving”, and the event concludes with a networking reception for participants and presenters.


    11:00am-11:30am: Registration
    11:30am-11:45am: Opening Remarks
    11:50am-12:35pm: Breakout Session #1
    12:40pm-1:25pm: Breakout Session #2

    1:30pm-2:30pm: Lunch & Panel

    2:35pm-3:20pm: Breakout Session #3
    3:25pm-4:10pm: Breakout Session #4
    4:15pm-4:30pm Closing Remarks

    4:30pm-6:00pm: Networking Reception Event


    (Note that the session schedule is currently being updated)

    BREAKOUT SESSION #1: 11:50-12:35pm

    Topic: Strategy & Marketing
    Speaker: Scott Forester, Forester Consulting, LLC
    Title: The Essential Strategies To Your Company’s Business Development

    Topic: Management & HR
    Speaker: Tonya Harvey, Top Performance
    Title: Fractional Sales Teams: The New Age of Selling and Service

    Topic: Finance & Administration
    Speaker: Mark Chastain, Capital Solutions Consulting, Inc.
    Title: Unlocking the Value in Your Business

    Topic: Legal & Risk Management
    Speaker: Morris Nunes, Attorney Morris A. Nunes, P.C.
    Title: Contract Strategies: Getting Customers to Getting Paid

    BREAKOUT SESSION #2: 12:40-1:25pm

    Topic: Management & HR
    Speaker: Ben Penden, ADP
    Title: What You Need to Know About the ACA for 2015

    Topic: Strategy & Marketing
    Speaker: Tony Evangelista, Wallace Lighthouse Consulting Group LLC
    Title: Oh, Let’s wing it…Oh, Let’s NOT!

    Topic: Finance & Administration
    Speaker: Jonathan Warner, Workforce Training Partners, LLC
    Title: The Georgia Retraining Tax Credit

    Topic: Legal & Risk Management
    Speaker: Dennis Burnette, Burnette Arbitration and Mediation Services, Inc.
    Title: Stay Out of Court


    LUNCH & PANEL: 1:30-2:30pm

    Title: Bootcamp Toolbox; Lessons on Keeping your Business Running and Thriving!
    Moderator: Edward H. Lindsey, Founding Partner, Goodman McGuffey Lindsey & Johnson, LLP
    Panelist:  John Loud, President , LOUD Security Systems, Inc.
    Panelist:  Pam Carnes, CEO, Cherokee Chamber of Commerce

    Panelist: Joe Frank Harris, Jr., Former CEO, Cartersville-Bartow County Chamber of Commerce

    BREAKOUT SESSION #3: 2:35-3:20pm

    Topic: Strategy & Marketing
    Speaker: Robert Lee, 2g Strategies
    Title: Adding Value to Your Organization with Process-Based Management

    Topic: Management & HR
    Speaker: Jan Rooney, State Farm
    Title: Recruit Top Talent to Your Company

    Topic: Finance & Administration
    Speaker: Mike Hynes, Edward Jones
    Title: The Entrepreneurial Equation; Which retirement plan is right for you?

    Topic: Legal & Risk Management
     Dar’shun Kendrick, Kendrick Law Practice
    Title: Steps to Take Before Seeking Investors for Your Company

    BREAKOUT SESSION #4: 3:25-4:10pm

    Topic: Strategy & Marketing
    Speaker: Kelly Green, Profitable Business Brands
    Title: Create More Credibility, Visibility & Profitably for your Business or Career

    Topic: Management & HR
    Speaker: Dave Olsen, Northstar Payroll
    Title: The Dynamics of Doubling (Building Employee Management Systems and Processes Which Will Let You Grow)

    Topic: Finance & Administration
    Speaker: Lindsay Roach, Lindsay C. Roach, P.C.
    Title: Business Risks and Asset Protection

    Topic: Legal & Risk Management
    Speaker: Ken Crosson, Crosson Law Group, LLC
    Title: Business Entity Selection