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The 10th Annual Treasure Coast Business Summit Celebrates Success!

 

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Dana Trabulsy 772-475-3883

Lynette Marraffa 772-359-6984

 

The 10th Annual Treasure Coast Business Summit

 

 

St. Lucie County, Fla. -The 10th Annual Treasure Coast Business Summit will be held at the Port St Lucie Civic Center on Thursday, May 27th, 2018 from 10am to 4pm. Local business leaders Dana Trabulsy and Lynette Marraffa are producing this year’s Summit and Expo in collaboration with the Peter W. Busch Family Foundation. The Summit is endorsed and sponsored by The City of Port St. Lucie. Outreach and representation from city governments and businesses in all four counties is expected for a wonderful attendance turnout.

 

The Treasure Coast Business Summit is the Treasure Coast’s largest business-to-business summit and expo, providing a networking and educational experience which will include a unique opportunity to meet other business leaders and professionals, learn about current opportunities, and establish relationships. This combination of information and networking will help business owners and entrepreneurs identify their inner strengths, and provide the tools and resources necessary to implement positive growth in their business. The TCBS will offer a comprehensive agenda of regional and local speakers. In addition, attendees will benefit from small panel group discussions facilitated by the Economic Development Council of St. Lucie County.

 

The theme of this year’s summit is A Celebration of Growth, as this 10th year marks a strong economic recovery period after the 2008 fallout. Peter W. Busch is the keynote speaker.  He will share his captivating family business story and inspirational experiences.  As you may know, Peter Busch opened his business Southern Eagle Distributing here on the Treasure Coast in 1984 and has been a community supporter, activist, and philanthropist for many years.  He is a business champion in many ways.

 

The St Lucie County Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development Council have partnered with us this year to produce the highly educational annual “Area Update Luncheon” wherein business community members will learn and understand how recent developments in manufacturing, tourism, business procurement and selection processes have stimulated the local economic environment.  They will also provide updates on the Ft. Pierce Port, Treasure Coast Airport, Citrus Grove development, and upcoming business ventures on the Treasure Coast.

 

Proud Sponsors Include: WBPF 25 News, The Peter W. Busch Family Foundation, Dyer Chevrolet, Bank of America, The EDC of St. Lucie County, The Pharus Group, DLF Media, Tobacco Free Florida, Two Men and a Truck, UBU Brands, Post Insurance, Mid-Florida Credit Union, Traxx Entertainment and All Things Treasure Coast.

 

Sponsor, Dyer Chevrolet, will present their monthly Dyer Difference Award for Indian River and St Lucie Counties in an exciting fashion at the summit. The Dyer Difference Award salutes a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization making a difference. For more information on the Dyer Difference Award or to nominate an outstanding nonprofit visit:  http://www.dyerdifference.org.

 

Sponsorships as well as vendor packages are currently available and will sell out quickly!  Act now to reserve your space today for the 10th Annual Treasure Coast Business Summit. www.tcbizsummit.com

 

Thank you,

Dana Trabulsy / Lynette Marraffa

Treasure Coast Business Builders

772-475-3883 / 772-359-6984

 

 

2017 Trailblazer Awards

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

First Annual Trailblazers Award

St. Lucie County, Fla. – The 9th Annual Treasure Coast Business Summit, hosted by local business leaders Dana Trabulsy and Lynette Marraffa, and in collaboration with the Peter W. Busch Family Foundation, has partnered with Mindi Fetterman of The Inner Truth Project to introduce the First Annual Treasure Coast Trailblazers Awards.

This award of distinction will be presented to women who have paved the way, broken the glass ceilings, created new avenues and inspired us all. The 2017 Trailblazers Award is sponsored by Post Insurance of Port St. Lucie. Kathy Post, owner of Post Insurance is a trailblazer herself; being named as one of the country’s 40 ‘Elite Women in Insurance, by Insurance Business America. Post is a positive role model for women on the Treasure Coast and is proud to partner as the first annual sponsor of this award.

Trailblazers are threaded throughout the fibers of the Treasure Coast and present themselves in various manners. A call to action is being mad e to the Treasure Coast Community to nominate women who have carved a clearer path, brought a vision to life or changed the paradigm by which we think. Women who are Trailblazers.

If you know a Trailblazer in Martin, St. Lucie, Indian River or Okeechobee County that deserves to be nominated, please send your letters to dana@tcbusinessbuilders.com. All letters must be submitted by May 10th, 2017. At least one Trailblazer from each county will be awarded. Submissions will be reviewed by a non-partial panel, and awards will be presented at the 9th Annual Treasure Coast Business Summit, to be held May 25th at the Port St. Lucie Civic Center.

The Treasure Coast Business Summit is the Treasure Coast’s largest business-to- business summit and expo, providing a networking and educational experience which will include a unique opportunity to meet other business leaders and professionals, learn about current opportunities, and establish relationships. This combination of information and networking will help business owners and entrepreneurs identify their inner strengths, and provide the tools and resources necessary to implement positive growth in their business. The TCBS will offer a comprehensive agenda of regional and local speakers. In addition, attendees will benefit from small panel group discussions facilitated by local leaders on the Treasure Coast.

Proud Sponsors Include: WBPF 25 News, The Peter W. Busch Family Foundation, Martin Health Systems, Dyer Chevrolet, UBS Atlantic Wealth Management, Dex Media, Post Insurance, The St. Lucie Mets, CPA firm Carr, Riggs & Ingram f.k.a Proctor, Crook, Crowder & Fogal, P.A., Tobacco Free Florida, St. Lucie County Schools, Bank of America, St. Lucie EDC, Bonner Mobile Bar, Two Men and a Truck, WQCS, Traxx Entertainment, All Things Treasure Coast along with founding Summit Partners DLF Media and The Pharus Group.

Sponsorships as well as vendor packages are currently available and will sell out quickly! Act now to reserve your space today for the 9th Annual Treasure Coast Business Summit. www.tcbizsummit.com

Thank you,

Dana Trabulsy   772-475-3883

Lynette Marraffa    772-359-6984

U.S. Rep. Patrick Murphy to speak

PORT ST. LUCIE

Murphy to speak at Treasure Coast Business Summit

U.S. Rep. Patrick Murphy will be a guest speaker at the fifth annual Treasure Coast Business Summit on May 3 at the Port St. Lucie Civic Center, 9221 S.E. Civic Center Blvd.

The focus is business growth, continuity and disaster recovery. Murphy represents Florida’s 18th Congressional district, which includes Martin, St. Lucie and northern Palm Beach counties.

For more information, go to www.tcbizsummit.com or call 772-224-2898.

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Business Summit scheduled for May 3

PORT ST. LUCIE

Business Summit scheduled for May 3

The Treasure Coast Business Summit returns to the Port St. Lucie Civic Center on May 3.

This event is designed to provide educational information, professional resources, economic news and reports, and professional motivation to keep business on track and moving forward on the path to success for the entire region.

The summit is open to all businesses and was created especially for small to mid-sized business owners/managers and entrepreneurs.

For more information, visit tcbizsummit.com.

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Business Summit to benefit Boys & Girls Club

The Treasure Coast Business Summit will be held at the Port St. Lucie Civic Center on May 11.

The summit will feature local, state and national speakers. Breakout sessions and workshops will be offered. Proceeds of the event will benefit the Boys & Girls Club of St. Lucie County.

TCBS has been expanded to accommodate more than 100 vendors and sponsors. Former Senate President Ken Pruitt is the keynote speaker.

Sponsorship, vendor space and tickets are available at tcbizsummit.com.

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Business Summit coming to civic center

The fourth Annual Treasure Coast Business Summit returns to the Port St. Lucie Civic Center on May 11.

The event, sponsored by TD Bank will feature an exhibit hall and a variety of speakers. Ken Pruitt will be the keynote speaker. Pruitt served as president of the Florida Senate from 2006 to 2008 and is a 20-year veteran of state and local politics. He currently serves as the elected property appraiser in St. Lucie County.

The exhibit hall will showcase up to 120 business-to-business vendors, featuring a variety of business-related products and services. It’s an opportunity for business owners and managers to learn about what’s new and available in the area.

The event will benefit the Boys and Girls Club of St. Lucie County.

For more information regarding registration, sponsorship or tickets, visit tcbizsummit.com or call 772-224-2898.

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All Points Mobile Shredding to offer free services

PORT ST. LUCIE – All Points Mobile Shredding of Palm City will offer free shredding from 7:30 to 9 a.m. at the second annual Treasure Coast Business Summit, May 20 at the Port St. Lucie Civic Center

Business Summit registration will begin at 7:30 a.m. followed by local, state and national speakers. Breakout sessions and workshops will be offered throughout the day. Speakers will discuss growth strategies and opportunities, and how they apply locally.

The U.S. Small Business Administration, Service Corps of Retired Executives, Small Business Development Center at IRSC and IRSC’s Corporate and Community Training Institute will give presentations.

For more information and to register, visit tcbizsummit.com or call (772) 708-9431.

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Business summit planned for May 20

The second Treasure Coast Business Summit will take place from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. May 20 at the Port St. Lucie Civic Center, 9221 S.E. Civic Center Place in Port St. Lucie.

The event will feature motivational speakers, business leaders and vendors in a variety of business fields.

The summit will begin with a welcome address by state Sen. Dave Aronberg and state Rep. Adam Fetterman, and opening remarks from Port St. Lucie Vice Mayor Jack Kelly.

Summit sponsors include AT&T, Workforce Solutions, Pharus Group, KPM Communications, Sam’s Club and Marriott. Sponsorships and vendor space still are available.

The event is open to all business types, with a focus on midsize to small-business owners, managers and entrepreneurs. The cost is $49.95.

For information or to register, visit www.tcbizsummit.com.

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