11th Annual Smart Hustle Small Business Conference Launches October 20th - NYC

Learn, Share and Network with Successful Small Business Owners

Ramon Ray, entrepreneur, bestselling author, and editor of Smart Hustle Magazine, continues his mission to help small business owners grow by announcing the 11th Annual Smart Hustle Small Business ConferenceThe conference will take place on October 20, 2016 from 8am to 4pm in Midtown Manhattan. Over 400 small business owners and entrepreneurs will spend the day in cutting edge seminars  learning how to successfully grow their businesses, with lessons from some of the smartest minds related to small business success. Throughout the day, attendees will network with fellow business owners and also see the newest  products & services available from our exhibitors, including Intuit QuickBooks.

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Ramon Ray, event producer, shares some history behind this 11th annual conference:

Eleven years ago, this began as the Small Business Summit. Today, it's the Smart Hustle Small Business Conference. While the name has evolved over the years, the essence of the event is the same. It’s still a special event for small business owners, which brings a unique blend of fast-paced, bite-sized, practical information to help small businesses grow. I can’t wait to bring over 400 entrepreneurs, small business owners, and some of today’s most recognized names and faces together for full day of education, networking, high energy, and fun.

Smart Hustle Small Business Conference Speakers

The Smart Hustle Small Business Conference will feature a keynote presentation by Karen Peacock, Senior Vice President of Small Business at Intuit. “At Intuit, we are dedicated to fueling small business success," Peacock said. "We know the day-to-day challenges business owners face, and we’re committed to helping at every stage. We look forward to joining Ramon, small business owners and advocates at this year’s Smart Hustle Small Business Conference, to collectively enable small businesses with valuable insights, connections and support.”

To register, please visit https://smarthustle.com/conference. Special early bird pricing of $99 per person  is available until August 20, 2016.

Conference speakers include famous thought leaders, but also local celebrities; “Smart Hustlers” who can share their day-to-day lessons of challenges and success with attendees.  The featured speakers for the event are Peter Shankman, celebrity entrepreneur (HARO), investor and author, and Joe Connolly, the legendary WCBS Newsradio 880 Bloomberg small business reporter.  Other speakers include:

  • Gene Marks
  • BJ Dowlen
  • Brian Moran
  • Alfred Edmond Jr.
  • Dr. Sharon Melnick
  • Robert Levin
  • Jimmy Newson
  • Sylvie Di Guisto


“I am excited to have a roster of small business experts who are eager to share their strategies and experiences,” says Ray. “The Conference continues to reinforce what small business owners need to grow and these speakers' presentations will resonate with businesses.  From having the ability to pitch Peter Shankman to understanding how to avoid pitfalls when running a successful business, the 11th Annual Smart Hustle Small Business Conference will be an exciting, must-attend event."

11th Annual Smart Hustle Small Business Conference Launches October 20th - NYC

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Smart Hustle Media, publisher of Smart Hustle Magazine, educates small business owners and entrepreneurs in how to start and grow successful businesses. Through events and content, Smart Hustle Magazine celebrates the success and chronicles the Hustler


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