Cleveland's small business


Welcome to the 2nd Annual

Small Business Week Extravaganza 

Speaker Information Center!

The Call for Speakers is now open for speaking opportunities at the 2nd Annual Small Business Week Extravaganza Winning in Business Summit. You're invited to apply! Join us in pouring a wealth of knowledge into business owners to help the thrive in their business endeavors. Thank you for your interest in participating in the best event for entrepreneurs and small business owners in Cleveland. We look forward to you sharing your gifts with attendees.

The Call for Speakers invitation gives individuals the opportunity to apply to speak at Winning in Business Summit scheduled for Wednesday, May 1st from 9:30am - 4pm at Talent Launch in Independence, Ohio. Below are the following deadlines:


  • Speaker applications must be submitted by February 28, 2019.

The Committee’s goal is to provide an exceptional experience, in effort to provide participants the opportunity expand his or her expertise, and share knowledge and engage with other entrepreneurs and business owners. Speaker topics should align with the theme....Winning in 2019. With the exception of the Keynote Lunch Speaker, all other speakers will be allotted 60 minutes for a workshop style presentation with activities that promote audience participation. The maximum number of attendees is 60 due to size of venue and classroom. For additional information, click on the Apply Now button and learn more.

Potential speakers will be notified by the Committee via email by the following: 

  • Speakers are selected and notified by March 31, 2019.

Please note the email address supplied in the Submission page will be how the committee conducts correspondence regarding the results. 

We invite you to apply and add help us create more small businesses, help business owners realize their dreams and strengthen our communities. 


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