Todd Sommerfeld, Kreg Tool Company, joins headliners for the 2019 Central Iowa Business Conference

Todd Sommerfeld is the second-generation owner and Executive Chairman of Kreg Tool Company in Huxley.  He joined Kreg in 1999 after a brief stint in public accounting. Since that time Kreg has grown from 12 employees to over 250.  Sommerfeld has been involved with all aspects of

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Sponsorship Opportunities available

The Urbandale Chamber of Commerce provides a variety of opportunities for members to promote their companies at the Central Iowa Business Conference.  Membership is not required to attend the conference, but it is required to receive the benefit of additional exposure at the conference.  Join the Urbandale

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Kerri Strug, U.S. gold-medal gymnast joins line-up of keynote speakers for 2019 Central Iowa Business Conference

DES MOINES, IA – U.S. gold-medal gymnast, Kerri Strug, will join Daymond John, Star of ABC’s Shark Tank, as keynote to the Urbandale Chamber of Commerce’s Central Iowa Business Conference on Thursday, September 19, 2019. Strug earned nationwide stardom for her heroic efforts at the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta. After

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RELEASE: Daymond John to keynote Central Iowa Business Conference in 2019

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Daymond John, NY Times best-selling author, world renowned entrepreneur and Shark Tank co-star will speak at the Holiday Inn Des Moines Airport Conference Center in Des Moines at the third-annual Central Iowa Business Conference on Thursday, September 19, 2019. In addition to his role on Shark Tank, John is widely recognized for

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Breaking Down the Breakout Sessions – Are Hidden Profits Affecting You? – Neil Blanchard

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Are Hidden Profits Affecting You? – Neil Blanchard Are you looking for ways to create more profit and cash flow in your day-to-day operations? Would it surprise you to learn that hidden profits may be, and most likely are, slipping through your fingers? Anything from payroll to

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Breaking Down the Breakout Sessions – Translate Culture to Bottom Line Profit – Panel Discussion

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Translate Culture to Bottom Line Profit – Panel Discussion When it comes to “company culture”, do you walk the talk or just talk it? And what does “great culture” mean to you? Ping Pong tables, beverage and snack areas…what does it look like? In this panel discussion

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Breaking Down the Breakout Sessions – The 5 Constituents We Must Satisfy – Monte Wyatt

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The Five Constituents We Must Satisfy – Monte Wyatt, ActionCOACH Traditional approaches to business are most often concerned about satisfying one audience – maybe it is their customers, maybe it is their shareholders or investors.   In order for a business to truly grow, it must satisfy five

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Breaking Down the Breakout Sessions – Secrets of the World’s Best Networkers and Strategic Connectors – Don DeWaay

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Secrets of the World’s Best Networkers and Strategic Connectors – Don DeWaay – The Profit Zone The size of your network determines the size of your net worth. In our session we are going to explore the strategies and tactics that the best connectors in the world

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Breaking Down the Breakout Sessions – The No. 1 Employee Benefit That Wins the Talent War! – Mike Wagner

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The No. 1 Employee Benefit That Wins the Talent War!  – Mike Wagner – White Rabbit Group One out of two employees report having left a job to get away from a bad manager or a poor leader. To attract quality employees you do your best to

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Breaking Down the Breakout Sessions – Mind Map Messaging: The Powerful & Irrefutable Science of Human Behavior to Capture Attention, Stimulate Sales and Multiply Profits – Don DeWaay

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Mind Map Messaging: The Powerful & Irrefutable Science of Human Behavior to Capture Attention, Stimulate Sales and Multiply Profits – Don DeWaay – The Profit Zone Your success in business can be traced to one essential element – your messaging. If you look and sound just like

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