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May 20-22, 2014
Omni Hotel Nashville
Nashville, TN

Inc. created GROWCO, a three-day conference, for business leaders who want brass tacks advice to achieve the next level of growth. GROWCO speakers include founders and CEOs of fast-growing companies, icons in the business community, and authors of definitive business tomes. Learn how to develop a vision, manage a team, create a brand, get the most for your marketing dollar, connect with customers, close deals, and find capital.



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October 15-17, 2014
JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge
Phoenix, AZ

The Inc. 500|5000 Conference & Awards Ceremony is an annual three day event that brings the nation’s brightest, most successful business minds together to celebrate the remarkable achievements of the companies that appear on Inc. magazine’s prestigious ranking of America’s fastest-growing privately held companies. Expect to be inspired by an unprecedented line-up of business experts from companies you know and admire, learn from high-level keynotes, make new connections and reconnect with peers, and celebrate your success! The conference culminates in a black-tie gala in which all current year honorees receive awards.



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April 24, 2014 | 5:30PM - 8:30 PM
Holland Peforming Arts Center
1200 Douglas St.,
Omaha,, NE

Whether you're a start-up or looking to grow your current business with a new idea, join our star-studded panel of experts to learn how to turn that big idea into a revenue-generating success. In this pitch competition, you'll get the chance to win a $8500 Cox Business package.

Don't want to pitch your idea? You still have an amazing opportunity to learn how to secure funding, leverage digital media and attract the attention of the right influencers from our experts. We'll spend time answering your questions in an interactive Q&A session after the pitch competition, so don't miss it!



NAPW National Networking Conference

April 25, 2014
Marriott Marquis in Times Square
New York, NY

Get ready! It’s time to be inspired and empowered by thought-provoking commentary and motivating dialogue at the annual NAPW 2014 National Networking Conference -- Aspire. Connect. Achieve. Hosted by the dynamic, multi-talented Star Jones and featuring extraordinary, trailblazing entrepreneurs and visionary experts, this year’s conference is bigger and better than ever – it’s the ultimate networking experience for all professional businesswomen. This year’s keynote speaker is real estate mogul and star of ABC’s Shark Tank, Barbara Corcoran and receiving our first-ever Icon Award is Robin Roberts, award-winning journalist and anchor of ABC’s Good Morning America. Powerhouse panels include Whole Woman, Entrepreneur and Philanthropic.



Free Webinar: The Affordable Care Act and Your Business

May 8, 2014 | 2PM - 3 PM

The Affordable Care Act and Your Business
4 Easy Strategies to Get Ahead of the Curve, Straight from the Experts

The verdict is in and the ACA has been given the green light by the White House to take effect, with more than 6 million Americans having signed up for Obamacare. As an entrepreneur and executive, your ability to manage payroll and benefits costs, maintain your talent pool and mitigate exposure to non-compliance risks is paramount for your success.


• Learn how business owners and HR executives are positioning themselves to ensure compliance with the abundance of vague, indirect and unclear, healthcare laws minted by the ACA
• Discover ways to manage costs of small group coverage more effectively
• Begin leveraging the new financial model created by the ACA, and gain understanding of your responsibilities as an employer
•Gain an overview of employer reporting obligations now required by the ACA to the IRS, employees and other key parties



Get Started Tucson: Network, Learn, Pitch

May 14, 2014 | 5:30PM - 8:30 PM
Tucson Scottish Rite
160 S. Scott Avenue
Tucson, AZ

Whether you're planning a start-up or looking to grow your business, our blue-chip panel of experts will tell you how to turn your big idea into a revenue-generating success, as you compete to win a $5,000 Cox Business technology package.

Don’t want to compete? Don't miss this amazing opportunity to learn how to secure funding, leverage digital media, and attract the attention of the right influencers from our experts. Your questions are welcome during an interactive Q&A session, and the networking will be unbelievable! This event will include:

- A pitch competition with constructive feedback from our panel of judges
- An expert panel discussion geared towards small business owners
- Complimentary cocktails & networking reception - before and after the competition!
- Complimentary Valet Parking