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Tuesday, August 20th | 8:30 AM – 6:30 PM

Columbus: The Greater Columbus Convention Center

You put endless hours of hard work and manpower into building your company. Join us for this full day event to learn while making new connections to grow your business. Day includes general assembly, Master Classes, 1:1 consultations & more!
This event is open to all.

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Keynote Speakers

Daymond John

Daymond John

Entrepreneur & Co-star of ABC’s Shark Tank

Gary Vaynerchuk

Gary Vaynerchuk

Entrepreneur & Investor

Matt Higgins

Matt Higgins

Co-Founder of RSE Ventures,
Entrepreneur & Investor

Host

Brent Reinhard

Brent Reinhard

Chief Marketing Officer
Chase for Business

Breakout Speakers

Michael Shepherd

Michael Shepherd

Midwest Regional Sales Manager
JPMorgan Chase Specialty Finance
The Credit Conundrum: How it Helps Your Access to Financing

Debra Fine

Debra Fine

Keynote Speaker, Trainer & Bestselling Author
The Fine Art of Small Talk
The Fine Art of Building Business Relationships & Expanding Networks

Francisco Martinez

Francisco Martinez

Vice President of Social Media
Zen Media
Digital Marketing and Your Business: How to Leverage it for Growth & Customer Loyalty

Nadine Yang

Nadine Yang

Vice President
Chase
Private Investors: What do you need to know?

James E. Glassman

James E. Glassman

Managing Director & Head Economist Commercial Banking
Chase
Economic Outlook: Making Sense of the Economy

Agenda
*subject to change

Morning Session begins at 9:30AM
Opening Remarks
Brent Reinhard, Chief Marketing Officer, Chase for Business
Keynote
Gary Vaynerchuk, Entrepreneur & Investor
Fireside Chat
Gary Vaynerchuk, Entrepreneur & Investor
Matt Higgins, Co-Founder of RSE Ventures, Entrepreneur & Investor
Begins at 1:00PM

Master Classes
Guests select up to 2 options

  • The Credit Conundrum: How it Helps Your Access to Financing – Michael Shepherd, Chase
    • This panel discussion will touch on how to use credit products as a strategy to grow your business, overview of credit options including SBA loans and what lenders review when evaluating an application for credit. CPE Credit Eligible!
  • The Fine Art of Building Business Relationships & Expanding Networks – Debra Fine, Author
    • Entrepreneurs learn the technical skills required for business success, often overlooking the importance of networking and rapport building skills that create great teams, engage and grow customer and client base, and raise visibility in the community.
  • Digital Marketing and Your Business: How to Leverage it for Growth & Customer Loyalty – Francisco Martinez, Zen Media
    • This session will focus on understanding who the connected consumer is and how to reach them, addressing issues of mobile-optimization, as well as the connected consumer's expectations of personalization and immediacy.
  • Private Investors: What do you need to know? – Nadine Yang, Chase
    • This session will focus on the expansion of the private investment landscape and what that means in terms of options for founders/owners today. We will cover the active pools of capital including new entrants and how businesses can optimize a capital raise process with a series of key questions for founders and owners.
  • Economic Outlook: Making Sense of the Economy – James E. Glassman, Chase
    • From global trade to recessionary triggers, interest rates to unemployment, keeping up with everything happening in the economy can be a challenge. In this session, JPMC Head Economist, Jim Glassman helps cut through the noise- giving businesses insight into what actually matters to them. Join to feel more informed and better prepared for the challenges and opportunities facing your business.
Afternoon Session begins at 3:45PM
Keynote
Daymond John, Entrepreneur & Co-star of ABC’s Shark Tank

Networking Reception: Heavy Hors D’oeuvre’s & wine/beer served

  • Local Columbus Pop-Up Shops: Grab a taste, sample or experience from up & coming Columbus businesses
  • 1:1 Consultations: Take advantage of private advisory sessions with experts in the following topics
    • Articulating Your Brand with The Acceleration Project (TAP)
      • TAP’s branding exercise will provide actionable ideas to implement - clients will walk through five steps that results in the creation of a brand vision statement. TAP will also assess how their brand is communicated across all aspects of their marketing during these quick 15 minute sessions.
    • Social Media Consultations with Zen Media
      • Do you need help with your social media presence? Not sure if LinkedIn or Twitter is the right tool for you? Meet with Zen Media representatives who will be providing mini-consultations.
    • Cash Flow – Chase Cash Management
      • Cash flow can be tricky, meet with our Cash Management experts to learn how you can use technology to improve it by streamlining your payables and receivables. There are many solutions including Merchant processing, credit card solutions and more.
    • Protect your business from CC Fraud and Chargebacks – Chase Merchant Services
      • Credit card disputes and chargebacks are a big problem for small business owners; learn ways to reduce disputes and fraud prevention with our team of experts.
    • Business Expansion and Growth - Chase Commercial Bank
      • Growing your business? Meet with a Commercial Banker to discuss your business growth trajectory needs.
    • Succession Planning – Chase Private Bank
      • Thinking about your business legacy? Meet with our Private Bank team to discuss how to meet the lifestyle expectations of your business and plan for its future.

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To register for this event, you must first read and agree to the terms and conditions.

Getting Here

The conference will be held at The Greater Columbus Convention Center, 400 N High St, Columbus, OH, 43215 (see map below).

Frequently Asked Questions

Please consider your invitation non-transferable. Guests should only attend with you if they are part of your business or will benefit from the business networking atmosphere – all attendees must register to confirm their attendance.

We encourage you to enjoy the full day but understand if you need to step out occasionally.

The attire is business casual.

Daymond John will sign books during the reception – this is subject to change based on scheduling.

Yes, the The Credit Conundrum breakout session is eligible for CPE credit.

Yes – food includes breakfast, lunch and snacks. The reception will include wine, beer and a heavy hors d’oeuvre’s.

You can change your breakout selection when you check in at the event.

For any issues regarding registration, i.e. (corrections to your name or title, contact information, company, etc.), please email the Chase for Business Conference team at chase.for.Business.events@chase.com.

No, children are not allowed to attend this event.