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Small Business Success in Lake County

Plan. Protect. Prevail.
The unexpected will happen…is your business prepared?

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Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017
8 a.m. to 12 p.m.

University Center of Lake County

1200 University Center Drive
Grayslake, Illinois 60030

Save the date! Join us for a dynamic half-day seminar focused on providing entrepreneurs and established businesses with the most current strategic business intelligence, tools and resources.

This year’s Small Business Success in Lake County event focuses on helping you protect, grow and ensure the success of your business.


8 a.m.

Registration, continental breakfast, networking and resource tables

9 a.m.

Opening remarks – Frank Brisbois, Director, Illinois Small Business Development & International Trade Center
State of Lake County – Aaron Lawlor, Chairman, Lake County Board

9:30 a.m.

Panel I – Small Business Executive Panel Discussion
Experience real life challenges faced by small business owners and the best practices used to overcome them.

10:30 a.m.

Break and resource tables

10:45 a.m.

Panel II – Mitigating Risk with Subject Matter Experts
Learn from SMEs the key issues facing small businesses today and strategize to mitigate them. Topics include cybersecurity, legal, insurance and financial.

11:45 a.m.

Q & A, networking and resource tables