Aligning Purpose with Profit: What Are Your Business Values?

Mar 7, 2024News, Newsletter


Kayla Cross
Norwalk Economic Development Commission

Aligning Purpose with Profit: What Are Your Business Values?

3rd Annual BGSU Firelands Small Business Symposium to be held April 12, 2024

 Huron, Ohio

The 2024 Small Business Symposium is set to take place on April 12, 2024. This event is tailored for small business owners, corporate and community leaders, and aspiring entrepreneurs looking to transform their businesses by aligning personal values with professional success. Register now for the early bird rate of $25 –!

We are thrilled to feature Michael Crawford, the visionary behind the Hall of Fame Village in Canton as our Keynote Speaker this year. Crawford will share insights from his remarkable business journey in a captivating presentation. Attendees will also receive a complimentary copy of his book, “From the Mouse’s House to the Penthouse” with their registration. The keynote presentation is sponsored by Civista Bank.

Join us April 12th from 8 – 1 PM to explore the powerful connection between personal values and business triumphs. Learn from experts, participate in workshops, and connect with like-minded professionals to foster meaningful relationships. Registration can be found at

Some of the breakout sessions this year include, “Business Succession Strategy to Secure Your Legacy”, “Embracing the Multi-Generational Workplace”, and more! Thank you to our breakout session sponsors, including Vacationland Federal Credit Union, Stefano Dental, and First National Bank of Bellevue.

The symposium is hosted by business support organizations – the Regional Incubator for Sustainability & Entrepreneurship, The Minority Business Empowerment Team, Huron County Growth Partnership, Greater Sandusky Partnership and BGSU Firelands.

Interested in sponsoring? Email for more information.

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