The Auburn Hills, Clarkston Area, Orion Area, Pontiac Regional, and Waterford Area Chambers of Commerce have collaborated to host the sixth annual Bullseye Business conference at Oakland Schools on the morning of October 25. The conference draws more than 100 area business owners, professionals, employees, and entrepreneurs looking for information and inspiration in the areas of marketing, business development and the economy.
This year’s speakers include a Welcome address by Oakland County followed by President of Biggby Coffee Mike McFall, presenting “A Car That Can Fly: Building and Expanding a Healthy Business.” Mr. McFall will share the success story of Biggby, the largest U.S. operator-owner retail coffee franchise. He’ll be followed by FOX 2 Reporter, Money Editor, and Host of the Feldman Report, Murray Feldman, presenting Michigan Business Issues, Trends and Forecasts. Mr. Feldman will share information about business sector growth, consumer confidence and the local economy. And, finally, the Radio Disney Road Crew will present “Marketing Magic: The Disney Experience,” with creative insights on how to build a stronger brand presence with Disney’s proven strategies.
“The Bullseye Business Conference provides an affordable training opportunity for members and guests in the North Oakland County region,” states Marie Hauswirth, Executive Director of the Waterford Area Chamber and Chair of the Bullseye Business Conference. “Our attendance grows each year as word spreads about this innovative program offering.”
The half-day conference, begins at 8:15 a.m. for registration and networking, and ends at noon. Bullseye is sponsored by HAP, dbusiness, and many area businesses and includes speakers, networking, and a continental breakfast. Sponsorship opportunities start at $250 and include an expo table. For information and tickets, contact any participating Chamber. Early bird tickets (before October 20) are $40. After October 20, the cost is $79. Students pay just $20. Oakland Schools is located at 2111 Pontiac Lake Road in Waterford, Mich.
The Auburn Hills Chamber of Commerce is where business, educational, cultural and civic leaders collaborate to connect a world-class business community. The Chamber represents more than 260 organizations, and is focused on educational, networking, leadership and workforce development programming which supports the business to business needs of the local area.