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The 5th Annual Arizona Entrepreneurship Conference

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This November 17th, Stealthmode Partners and The Opportunity Through Entrepreneurship Foundation host the 5th Annual Arizona Entrepreneurship Conference.

This year’s conference, AZEC10, will focus on what new entrepreneurs and established business owners can do in their businesses to get things growing again.

Combining national thought leaders and local CEOs in a forum for best practices, networking, and collaboration has been a hallmark of the conference since its inception in 2006. This year’s conference is no exception with an all star line up including …

Keynotes by:

  • Silicon Valley Venture Capitalist, angel investor, entrepreneur and disrupter, blogger at Master of 500 Hats:  Dave McClure
  • Industry Analyst for Altimeter Group, columnist for Forbes CMO Network and author of The Web-Strategist, Jeremiah Owyang
  • marketing and online media expert, author of Engage! and Putting the Public Back in Public Relations, Brain Solis
  • Flowtown founder Ethan Bloch
  • Robert Johnson, founder of Tempe-based ESS, sold last year for $60M+

Local Arizona leaders

  • Callaman Ventures
  • Arizona Angels
  • Beanstalk CFO
  • Infusionsoft
  • Kolbe Corp
  • EcoEdge
  • Shwaag.com
  • Pay Your Family First
  • Brain Savers
  • Gangplank
  • Pillsbury Wine Company

Chairman of the Board of OTEF Joan Koerber-Walker shares, “I have had a front row seat each year as well as access behind the scenes at the conference.  I’ve met many great people, picked up great ideas and also seen the difference that the money raised at the Conference makes.”

Buy your tickets and take advantage of the discount today! Follow the CorePurpose blog stories featuring this year’s AZEC10 speakers and some of the people you’ll meet at the conference, plus organizations and community leaders who make the conference possible.

Early bird tickets are $25 off through Friday on the conference website at www.AZEC10.com.  Students are $99.00. Members of the community can also get involved by choosing to sponsor a student or support  OTEF and AZEC10 through donations and sponsorships.

You can also follow our updates at www.twitter.com/AZEC10, and AZ Entrepreneurship Conference Founder Francine Hardaway of Stealthmode Partners www.twitter.com/azentrepreneurs .

This post was created with excerpts from CorePurpose by Joan Koerber-Walker and the official www.azec10.com website by AZEC10 volunteer and entrepreneur matchmaker @RoseannHiggins of SPIES.

Note: The Opportunity Through Entrepreneurship Foundation’s mission is to provide training and support to help at-risk youth and adults improve their lives by creating and growing entrepreneurial ventures.