Miami, FL, October 04, 2007 --(PR.com
)-- Best-selling author Tom Gegax will speak on his latest book, The Big Book of Small Business: You Don't Have To Run Your Business By The Seat Of Your Pants on Tuesday, October 16, 2007. The event will be held at the Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables (1200 Anastasia Avenue) from 4-6 PM with a cocktail reception and book signing following the lecture.
Gegax began his career 24 years ago in the tire industry and made some management discoveries that he applied to his daily business strategy. Today, he helps growing companies raise profits and reduce stress through business management coaching and he is also a best-selling author and speaker. Gegax’s methods have been featured on CNN, CNBC and PBS as well as in the New York Times.
His latest book, The Big Book of Small Business: You Don't Have To Run Your Business By The Seat Of Your Pants, is receiving rave reviews from top business leaders across the country, including Ken Blanchard (The One-Minute Manager). The Miami-Herald says, “(The book is) loaded with insights and strategies…dealing with real-world situations and solutions that most small firms face.”
Organizing sponsors for the lecture, book signing and reception are the law firm of Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP and the INCubation Center. Spearheading the event is Steven H. Silton, a Partner in Hinshaw’s Minneapolis office: "We are pleased to show Hinshaw & Culbertson's commitment to South Florida's the growing business and banking community and we want to help foster small business owners success in anyway we can.”
First Integrity Bank’s CEO, K. Patrick Kruchten, says “Gegax is a terrific speaker who gives practical and vital information… information the small business owner can use to improve the bottom line.”
The three main sponsors include:
First Integrity Bank N.A. is a privately held FDIC bank specializing in commercial real estate loans. The Naples office is located at 975 6th Avenue South in Naples and their phone number is 239-793-7123. Their home office is in Staples, Minnesota and they may be found online at www.fibna.com.
Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP is a national law firm with 450 lawyers in 27 offices. The firm is headquartered in Chicago, and maintains offices in 12 states: Arizona, California, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Missouri, New York, Oregon, Rhode Island and Wisconsin.
INCubation Center is a Hinshaw program that encompasses several important legal and non-legal issues critical to new businesses. With regard to the legal issues involved in any new business, the INCubation Center provides competent counsel to guide entrepreneurs forming their new venture and provide a range of legal services for the business. For more information, you may visit www.hinshawlaw.com.
Seating is limited for the upcoming free event. Interested business owners or managers must RSVP to Renee Odom at 312-704-3050 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org no later than October 8th.