Entrepreneur Meetings / 2012

October 23 – 24, 2012 Hilton Garden Inn, Atlanta, GA

Carpet America Recovery Effort (CARE) held the Ninth Annual Entrepreneur Meeting on October 23 -24, 2012 at the Hilton Garden Inn, Atlanta, GA.

  1. Meeting Agenda
  2. CARE’s Past Entrepreneur Meetings

Thank you to our Meeting sponsor:

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The Reception and Networking Dinner will take place in the Sienna Room.
The Entrepreneur Conference will take place in the Milan Room.

Meeting Agenda

Tuesday, October 23
6:00 – 8:30 pm Reception & Networking Dinner
Wednesday, October 24
7:30 – 8:00 am Continental Breakfast
8:00 – 8:15 am Welcome – Werner Braun, Bob Peoples

Introductions – Werner Braun

Guests, Attendees, Sponsors

Review Antitrust Guidelines – Werner Braun

Review Agenda – Bob Peoples

8:15 – 10:00 am Session 1

CARE Marketplace Forum

Material for Sale

Material Sought

Services Available

Services Sought

10:00 – 10:45 am Break and Networking Time
10:45 – 12:00 pm Session 2

Small Business Panel Discussion (45 min)

Lessons from the Edge

Key Performance Indicators

Network Survey

Hiring Practices

Capital Equipment Considerations

Questions (30 Min)

12:00 – 1:00 pm Lunch and Networking Time
1:00 – 2:15 pm Session 3

State of CARE (15 min) – Bob Peoples

Pending legislation (15-min) – Jen Mendez

AB 2398 Update (30 min) – Bob Peoples

Certified Collectors Update (15 min) – Thomas Holland

2:15 – 2:30 pm Break and Networking Time
2:30 – 3:00 pm Session 4 – Entrepreneur Issues (Entrepreneurs only)

Entrepreneur’s Panel

Raise your Questions, Issues, Concerns, Ideas

Entrepreneur Discussion

3:00 pm Adjourn

Read more about CARE’s past entrepreneur meetings

CARE Entrepreneur Meeting – October 2011
CARE Entrepreneur Meeting – October 2010
CARE Entrepreneur Meeting – October 2009
CARE Entrepreneur Meeting – October 2008
CARE Entrepreneur Meeting – October 2007
CARE Entrepreneur Meeting – October 2006

If you would like to sponsor this meeting in the future please contact Anthony Cline at 706-428-2127.