February 20-24 National Entrepreneurship Week Sponsored by Microsoft
In cooperation with Microsoft, the Lake Norman Chamber of Commerce will salute local entrepreneurs during National Entrepreneurship Week. The Chamber has planned a weeklong series of events and seminars in partnership with The Entrepreneur’s Organization (EO), The Lake Norman Small Business Network, and Business Leaders United (BLU). See the information below for specific information and to register..
Monday – February 20 4-6 pm Port City Club (Invitation Only Event)
Monday, February 20, 4-6:00 Port City Cub Cornelius Entrepreneur Organization (EO) Networking Event & Forum
The Chamber will salute current and former members of the Entrepreneurs Organization (EO). This event at Port City Club is by invitation only and for local business owners who are or have been part of this forum. Dale Gillmore (Viking Acquisitions) and Susan Medlin (Vintage Marketing) will facilitate the event. There will be structured and interactive discussions on how entrepreneurs can use their collective strengths and talents as a local entrepreneurial community to help each other and the Lake Norman region thrive and prosper.
Tuesday – February 21, Noon to 1:30 pm at the Chamber Lunch n' Learn: Top Productivity Tips for Office 365
James Sanders, President of Shared Resources, will share how Office 365 Business and Enterprise Subscriptions can add value to their business in three key areas. Business Anywhere; Grow Efficiently; Safeguard Your Business. It is sponsored by Jay Lesemann CPA, PLLC. Lunch is provided but you must register for the event which is limited to 25 people. For more information and to register, visit Lunch n Learn Office 365.
Wednesday, February 22, 9 – 10 am at Maddy’s Fatty's 19905 West Catawba Ave., Cornelius Joint Lake Norman Small Biz Network (LKNSBN) and Lake Norman Chamber Event
In cooperation with the Microsoft Corporation and the Lake Norman Chamber of Commerce, the LKNSBN is hosting our members and non-members as we celebrate National Entrepreneurship Week! Shayna Inman of Lake Norman Realty and Dr. Ginni Gross of Touch Light Chiropractic will share their entrepreneurial experiences with those in attendance!
Thursday – February 23rd 5:30 TWO EVENTS
LKN Small Biz Event with Shayna Inman at D9 Brewery, 11138 Treynorth Drive Cornelius
In honor of our LKN Entrepreneurs, and in conjunction with the Microsoft Corporation and the Lake Norman Chamber, we celebrate National Entrepreneurship Week with our LKNSBN! Thank you to all small business owners and solo-prenuers who are the heart of our economy. We look forward to Shayna's hosting of our very special LKNSBN. This event is open to the public, our LKNSBN members and the Lake Norman Chamber of Commerce membership Note – This event is 5:3-8:30 pm
Fox and Hound Birkdale, 8711 Lindholm Drive, Huntersville
BLU (Business Leaders United) partners with the Lake Norman Chamber
Networking following by comments from Sharon Simpson, 2016 recipient of the McIntosh Law Firm Passion to Succeed Entrepreneur of the Year. Sharon, Publisher of Great Lake Living Magazine and Advertising Director for CURRENTS Magazine, will share her story of launching a new business in the throes of a recession. Note: This event is 5:30-7:00 pm
Friday – February 24th, 8:30 – 9:00 am
Listen in to WSIC 100.7 FM or 1400 AM on Local Biz Now as local entrepreneur Brent Friar, Owner of BNR Branding and Co-Founder or LKNJobs.com appears with Lake Norman Chamber President Bill Russell. The interview takes place 8:30-9:00 am.