May 17, 2018 – Port St. Lucie Civic Center

Welcome to the 2018 Treasure Coast Business Summit

8:00am     Sponsor & Vendor move in and set up in Emerald Ballroom


10:00am     2018 TCBS doors open to guests / ticket holders via the Art Gallery.  Tickets may also be purchased same day at the door.  Expo floor and vendor booths are open & available from 10:00am – 4:00pm in the Emerald Ballroom.


10:35am     Mistress of Ceremonies: Celebrity Anchor Felicia Rodriguez of WPBF TV 25 News will provide opening a welcome and opening remarks to all guests in the Ruby Ballroom.  WPBF TV 25 News is providing exclusive television coverage of the event.

City of Port St Lucie Mayor Gregory Oravec shares a few inspiring words regarding 2008 – present development & growth.

Dyer Difference Award Presentation – Dyer Auto Group reveals and celebrates their May 2018 Dyer Difference Award recipients.


10:50am –  11:30am     Keynote speaker Peter W. Busch presentation in the Ruby Ballroom


12:15pm     “Area Update Luncheon” (reserved seating / separate ticketed event) produced by the St Lucie County Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development Council – Ruby Ballroom


Afternoon Breakout Session – Ruby Ballroom

2:00pm   weVEnture


Afternoon Breakout Session – Ruby Ballroom

2:45pm   FLVEC


Afternoon Breakout Session – Ruby Ballroom

3:30pm    FPL Business Resources


4:00pm     Cocktail Hour – Sponsored by Southern Eagle Distributing

2nd Annual Trailblazer Awards Presentation sponsored by Post Insurance & Financial: Kathy Post

Boys & Girls Clubs of St. Lucie County – 2018 Youth of the Year: Rebecca Jacques special presentation

The Treasure Coast Business Summit will enter all 2018 participating non-profit vendors into a drawing to win a financial donation from the Peter W. Busch Foundation and the 10th Annual Treasure Coast Business Summit.