Entrepreneur-YOU Women Entrepreneur Event Features CEO of TTi Global Lori Blaker February 13 at Walsh College

Learn how she transitioned a small business from the basement into a multi-million dollar, global venture; gain insights from industry experts on running and growing a business.

Feb 07, 2013, 10:49 ET from Entrepreneur-YOU

TROY, Mich., Feb. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --                                                                                                               

WHAT: Entrepreneur-YOU is a one-of-a-kind event designed to provide highly supportive resources for any woman who has a passion for growing or starting a business. The day-long conference offers four tracks with work sessions and panels to assist participants at every stage of entrepreneurship. Event collaborators include Huntington Bank, Inforum, Michigan Women's Foundation and Walsh College.

For more information and to register for Entrepreneur-YOU 2013, visit: www.thewalshinstitute.com/eyou. Tickets are $40 each and can be purchased online.

WHO: The event's keynote speaker is Lori Blaker, CEO of TTi Global, which provides staffing, training and outsourcing solutions to industry. Blaker has led her company to rank among the top 25 women-run businesses in the United States, and she has earned honors including Ernst & Young's Entrepreneur of the Year, Enterprising Women magazine's "Enterprising Women of the Year Award" and Leadership Oakland's "Leader of Leaders" award. 

Blaker will share her story of transitioning a humble, home-based business into a multi-million dollar global powerhouse, and share tips with women on how they can start and grow their own business.

Additional speakers and workshop leaders will include executives from the Athena Group, Bizdom, Huntington Bank, Inforum, Merrill Lynch, MetLife, Michigan Women's Foundation, Walsh College, and many more.


Wednesday, February 13, 2013

8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.


Walsh College's Troy campus

3838 Livernois Rd

Troy, MI 48083


To attend the event, set up an interview or for more information, contact:Sadie Kelly
(248) 304-1463

About Entrepreneur-YOU
Entrepreneur-YOU is a collaborative initiative between Huntington Bank, Inforum, Michigan Women's Foundation and Walsh College to help women become successful business owners. Among its varied business-building activities, Entrepreneur-YOU conducts all-day workshops - taught by leading business professionals - to teach women entrepreneurs about the resources necessary and available to open, run and grow a business. The initiative also includes a business planning contest that encourages women to build a working plan for their business that will set them on the path to success.

SOURCE Entrepreneur-YOU