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SCHEDULE

WEDNESDAY  OCTOBER 9, 2019 
Check-in/Virtual Event Lobby

​9:30 AM - 10:00 AM EASTERN TIME

Welcome, Opening Remarks and Why Maturepreneur Today
​10:00 AM - 10:15 AM
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Bruce Markewicz

Founder,
Maturepreneur Today.

Starting A Business Mid-Life: Why and How Maturepreneurs Do It

10:15 AM - 10:45 AM

Kerry Hannon

Nationally recognized expert and strategist on career transitions, personal finance, entrepreneurship and retirement.

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The SBA and What It Offers the Maturepreneur

​10:45 AM - 11:15 AM

Allen Gutierrez

Associate Administrator, Office of Entrepreneurial Development, Small Business Administration.

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Maturepreneur Profile: Pedego Electric Bikes

11:15 AM - 11:30 AM

Don DiCostanzo &
Terry Sherry

Founders of Pedego Electric Bikes

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Breakout Tracks Overview (pick 1 Track Session for the morning and then 1 Track session for the afternoon)

11:30 AM - 11:40 AM​

11:40 AM - 12:00 PM

Breakout Tracks:
 
Track 1.1 - Legal and Financial

Protecting Your Business Against Liability: Five Ways To Keep Lawsuits at Bay

Track 2.1 - Marketing

Getting Started in Content Marketing: A Guide To Promoting Your Business on the Web, Mobile and Social

 

Track 3.1 - Brick & Mortar, Solo, Franchise: What's Right for Me

From Corporate to Consultant to Starting a Beverage Company

Cliff Ennico

Attorney, author, syndicated columnist, speaker, television personality and humorist.

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Buddy Scalera

Content strategist and digital pioneer with over 15 years of multichannel marketing experience.

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Michele Meloy Burchfield

15 years at the Boston Beer Company helping build the Sam Adams brand before starting her own consulting business and beverage company.

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12:00 PM - 12:20 PM

Breakout Tracks:
 
Track 1.1 - Legal and Financial

TBD

Track 2.1 - Marketing

How To Sell Without Selling

 

Track 3.1 - Brick & Morter, Solo, Franchise: What's Right for Me

How to Evaluate if a Franchise is Right For Me

Speaker TBD

TBD

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Kieron Sweeney

The Strategic Mentor. Business mentoring to entrepreneurs for over 20 years

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Michael Rosen

A FranNet consultant, Michael's role is to provide education and guidance to help determine if franchise ownership is right for you.

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Morning Session Review

12:20 PM - 12:30 PM​

Lunch and Virtual Networking

12:30 PM - 12:50 PM​

Maturepreneur Profile: NakedPoppy

1:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Jaleh Bisharat

Founder, NakedPoppy

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Keynote Address

1:15 PM - 1:45 PM - KEYNOTE ADDRESS

Lessons in Leadership for a Maturepreneur

General (ret) Stan McChrystal

Former Commander of U.S. and International Forces in Afghanistan, Author of Bestsellers Team of Teams and My Share of the Task, and Founder of the McChrystal Group

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Financing Your Maturepreneur Venture: Loans, IRA/401K Rollovers, Friends-and-Family Equity, and Other Options

​1:45 PM - 2:15 PM

Cliff Ennico

Attorney, author, syndicated columnist, speaker, television personality and humorist.

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Breakout Tracks Overview (Select a different Track session for the afternoon)

2:15 PM - 2:20 PM

2:20 PM - 2:40 PM

Breakout Tracks:
 
Track 1.1 - Legal and Financial

Protecting Your Business Against Liability: Five Ways To Keep Lawsuits at Bay

Track 2.1 - Marketing

Getting Started in Content Marketing: A Guide To Promoting Your Business on the Web, Mobile and Social

 

Track 3.1 - Brick & Mortar, Solo, Franchise: What's Right for Me

From Corporate to Consultant to Starting a Beverage Company

Cliff Ennico

Attorney, author, syndicated columnist, speaker, television personality and humorist.

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Buddy Scalera

Content strategist and digital pioneer with over 15 years of multichannel marketing experience.

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Michele Meloy Burchfield

15 years at the Boston Beer Company helping build the Sam Adams brand before starting her own consulting business and beverage company.

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Breakout Tracks Regroup and 15 minute break

3:00 PM - 3:20 PM

2:40 PM - 3:00 PM

Breakout Tracks:
 
Track 1.1 - Legal and Financial

TBD

Track 2.1 - Marketing

How To Sell Without Selling

 

Track 3.1 - Brick & Morter, Solo, Franchise: What's Right for Me

How to Evaluate if a Franchise is Right For Me

Speaker TBD

TBD

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Kieron Sweeney

The Strategic Mentor. Business mentoring to entrepreneurs for over 20 years

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Michael Rosen

A FranNet consultant, Michael's role is to provide education and guidance to help determine if franchise ownership is right for you.

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PM Break

3:00 PM - 3:15 PM​

7 Steps To Business Success

​3:20 PM - 3:45 PM

S. Rutland, II

President of Jupiter Marketing, a NYS Minority Certified company
and NXLVL Certified Instructor, conducts entrepreneurial training
programs and seminars

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Maturepreneur Profile: PulpWorks

3:45 PM - 4:00 PM

Paul Tasner

Founder, PulpWorks and
TED Talk Resident

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Panel Discussion and Q&A

​4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Don DiCostanzo &
Terry Sherry

Founders of Pedego Electric Bikes

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Jaleh Bisharat

Founder, NakedPoppy

Paul Tasner

Founder, PulpWorks and
TED Talk Resident

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Cliff Ennico

Attorney, author, syndicated columnist, and speaker.

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Thank you, Closing Remarks and the Future of Maturepreneur Today

4:30 PM - 4:45 PM

Bruce Markewicz

Founder, Maturepreneur Today

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