Economic Symposium Brings Top Valley Business Leaders Together

In Business Magazine November 1, 2013

In Business Magazine is bringing together top Valley business leaders and government officials for the Annual Guest Editor Economic Symposium for an in-depth discussion on the local economy during the luncheon on Friday, November 15, 2013, from  11 a.m. to 2 p.m.


In Business Magazine Guest Editors will take part in a panel discussion on emerging economic opportunities, strengthening our workforce, business funding, government policy, education and other important economic issues that affect us as businesspeople. The event will also include a business expo showcasing business services. Guests are invited to visit exhibitors before and after the luncheon.


Among those Guest Editors confirmed for the panel are Deborah Bateman, executive vice president of National Bank of Arizona; Barry Broome, president and CEO of Greater Phoenix Economic Council; Jerry Colangelo, principal partner of JDM Partners; John Hupppenthal, Superintendent of Public Education for the State of Arizona; Elliott D. Pollack, CEO of Elliott D. Pollack and Company; Donald Smith, president and CEO of SCF Arizona; Charles Vermillion, CEO of OneNeck IT Services Corp.; and Candace D. Wiest, president and CEO of  West Valley National Bank.


“This is a great annual Valley event, as we are able to bring together top business talent to discuss our future,” said Rick McCartney, president and CEO of InMedia Company and publisher of In Business Magazine. “It is a great opportunity for local business owners and executives to hear from those who lead the top companies and business organizations here, and to discuss, one on one, the issues that affect our economy.”


The panel discussion presented during the luncheon that follows, will be moderated by Ted Simons, host of KAET Channel 8’s “Arizona Horizon.”


Individual tickets for the event are $75. A table of ten is $750. Corporate sponsorships and marketing opportunities are available. Please visit to register or for more information.


In Business Magazine reaches one of the largest demographics of business owners and managers in the Valley.  Each monthly issue is direct-mailed to subscribers and members of our partner organizations as well as additional associate organizations and is available online.  The publication is sold on newsstands Valley-wide and in select other Arizona markets. Greater Phoenix In Business Magazine is published monthly by InMedia Company. InMedia has been publishing in the Valley since 2004.



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