Thursday, October 5 | Concurrent Breakout Session | 10:00am-11:00am
Learn How Professional Speakers can add Value and Enhance your Meeting Experience! Panelist
Marquita Miller is the founder and CEO of Five Star Tax and Business Solutions – a full service accounting firm and marketplace leader in Kansas City, Missouri. A small business expert contributor on local television morning shows & a national magazine publication, Miller holds a Bachelor’s degree in accounting and management and a Master’s degree in Business Administration. She has been selected as an Empowerment Speaker for several of Bishop T.D. Jakes’ Pastors and Leadership Conferences and is also a published author, business strategist and passionate advocate for entrepreneurship. In addition to being President of the National Speaker Association (KC Chapter), a recipient of both Women Who Mean Business and Kansas City’s Influential Woman awards and a proud member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Marquita Miller also serves as a Board Member for Metropolitan Community College Foundation Board and Economic Development Loan Corp.
Session Description: Our panelist will address a variety of topics including: What is the National Speakers Association? What do the designations CSP and CPAE signify? How Speakers Bureaus select and work with speakers. Creative ways to leverage your speakers to market your event. Maximize speakers while they are on site. The differences between Keynote and Breakout Speakers. What speakers expect from Meeting and Event Planners. What Meeting and Event Planners can expect from Speakers. Dealing with Professional Agreements. Selling Products and the use of Trade Show Booths in agreements.