6th Annual NY XPO for Business
November 16, 2010, Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York, NY
NY XPO for Business offers business reporters and
bloggers exclusive interviews with todays small business gurus
hundreds of business trends and stories for you
TO: All News Media Outlets Business Editors, Bloggers & Analysts
WHAT: 6th Annual NY Xpo for Business
WHEN: November 16, 2011
WHERE: Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York, NY
CONTACT: Bob Miko, Pacific Dialogue Trade
Show Bureau,[masked],[masked], [address removed]
New York, NY, November 14, 2011 -- During the 6th
Annual NY XPO for Business, the event organizer
will be offering business media opportunities for
one-on-one interviews with some of the nations
leading authorities on small business
growth. Business leaders, CEOs, and
trend-setters will be available from noon to 4pm
on Wednesday, November 16th during the largest
business trade show/conference in the New York area.
NY XPO Show floor with 300 booths will
be open fromm 9 am to 5 pm in Javits Convention Center Hall 1C.
The themes of this years show include: The
synergies between real life connection and the
cloud, the growth of women-owned businesses, and the era of entrepreneurship.
Among the leaders available for interviews are:
Solomon Choi, Entrepreneur & Owner, 16 Handles
Choi is an experienced leader in the
food-service industry. He recognized a niche
market in self-serve, frozen yogurt and opened
New York Citys first self-serve frozen yogurt
retail franchise: 16 Handles. They have led in
the frozen yogurt category in New York since the
first store opened. Now with 11 open locations
throughout the east coast and 30 stores in
development, 16 Handles is positioned to be the
largest and well known frozen yogurt brand in the greater NY area.
Jay Goltz, CEO of the Goltz Group, New York Times blogger
Goltz started a picture framing business
right out of college. Before long, it was the
largest framing business in the country. Jay
expanded into other related businesses and now
each is at the top of its field. Realizing the
dearth of real-world advice for small businesses,
he wrote his first book, The Street Smart
Entrepreneur: 133 Tough Lessons I Learned the
Hard Way. Jay Goltz has become the Voice of Small
Business and writes a New York Times blog, You're the Boss.
Jeffrey Hayzlett Bestselling
Author and Global Business Celebrity
A global business celebrity and former
Fortune 100 c-suite executive, Jeffrey Hayzlett
is an acclaimed public speaker, the author of the
bestselling book, The Mirror Test, celebrity
editor to one of the largest-circulation business
publications and one of the most compelling figures in global business.
John Jantsch Founder of Duct
Tape Marketing & Bestselling Author
Jantsch is the creator of the Duct Tape
Marketing System and Duct Tape Marketing
Consulting Network that trains and licenses small
business marketing consultants around the world.
His blog was chosen as a Forbes favorite and his
podcast, was called a must listen by Fast
Company magazine and he is the featured marketing
contributor to American Express OPENForum.
Alexis Maybank, Founder, Chief Marketing Officer, Gilt Groupe
Alexis has built and launched innovative
and compelling ecommerce experiences for
consumers. In 2007, Alexis launched Gilt Groupe.
Today she serves as the company's Chief Marketing
Officer. Previously, Alexis served as General
Manager and Business Development Director for AOL's ecommerce businesses.
As an early member of the eBay
team, she helped launch the company's first
strategic planning group for Founder Jeff Skoll,
and later launched and ran eBay Canada. She later
helped found eBay Motors, which grew to over $2.5
billion in gross sales in its first two years and
is the largest category of goods sold on eBay today.
Amy Norquist, President and CEO, Greensulate LLC
Amy has worked for over twenty years in
environmental research and education. Prior to
founding Greensulate, she was Deputy Director of
the multi-million dollar Beacon Institute for
Rivers and Estuaries. In 2007 she started her
company (Greensulate) which designs and installs green roofs.
Amy's has been named a "Top 5
Start-Up" at the Opportunity GreenConference as
well being named one of Inc. Magazines "Entrepreneurs We Love" in 2010.
Lindsey Pollak, Bestselling
Author & Global Spokesperson, LinkedIn
Lindsey Pollak is a bestselling author,
consultant and internationally recognized expert
on next generation career trends. Lindsey is a
Global Spokesperson for LinkedIn and the author
of Getting from College to Career: 90 Things to
Do Before You Join the Real World
(HarperCollins). She has been featured in The New
York Times, The Wall Street Journal, CNN, NPR and
NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams. Lindsey's
career advice blog was named by Forbes as one of
the Top 100 Websites for Women.
Several C-level executives of NY
area companies will also be available to talk
about new products and services that are
revolutionizing the way businesses are growing
and controlling expenses. They include:
Nick Fugaro, Founder & CEO, Vivastream
Nick is the Founder and CEO of Vivastream, a
social platform that connects people at events
based on topics and common interests. Nick has
worked with global brands including: Nokia, Sony
Ericsson, Comcast, Fedex, Sprint/Nextel.
Steve Rosenthal, CEO of Triton HR
Steve is one of the most widely recognized
leaders in the payroll, benefits and human
resource industry. In 2008, Steve launched his
3rd successful Payroll and Human Resource
Outsourcing Company; Triton HR. In 2007 he was
named Human Resource Outsourcing (HRO) Superstar
for the third consecutive year by HRO Today.
Barry Sloane, President & CEO,
Newtek Business Services, Inc.BUT WHAT
Mr. Sloane is the President and CEO of Newtek
Business Services, Inc., a resource
that provides small-businesses with the experts,
services, technologies, and resources needed to grow their businesses.
David Tisch, Managing Director, TechStars NYC
David is the Managing Director of TechStars in
New York City. He is also the Managing Member of
Box Group, a New York City based seed-stage angel capital firm.
To schedule an interview time, contact
[address removed] or[masked]-5613.
About Event Management, LLC
A Connecticut-based trade show
management firm with over 20 years of experience
in the production of major business shows and
special events, Event Management produces trade
shows in New England and New York. For
additional information, visit
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Facebook and Twitter.Members of the media may
attend without charge. Please contact Bob Miko
at Pacific Dialogue [masked] or
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