The Emerge Experience
Welcome to The Emerge Experience; an official event of the Cracker Barrel National of the Bands weekend.
Entrepreneurs, Creatives, Small Business Owners and Start Ups within Houston, TX and the communities-at-large.
Saturday, August 31 from 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
*Followed by a Networking Mixer from 3:30 p.m - 5:00 p.m.
Greater Houston Partnership Building in partnership at the Harris County – Houston Sports Authority
(701 Avenida De Las Americas)
Meet The Speakers
Entrepreneurs, Creatives, Minority Business Owners and Start Ups: Come connect, collaborate, and learn practical steps, as well as, gain access to resources to grow your business and profits.
Christopher Dawkins, Owner, C LuGrand-Dawkins Enterprises & Fern Dawkins, Owner, JM Carty Holdings
Topic: Resiliency - Navigating the dynamics of business, family, social initiatives, media and growth.
Moderated by Derek Ross & Kyra Hardwick
Derek Ross, Founder of The D² Group and Kyra Hardwick, Founder, The Kyra Company & Co-Creators of The Emerge Experience
Topic: How to position and scale your business for profit and growth.
Moderated by by Nikki Woods
Nikki Woods, CEO, Nikki Woods Media | Author | Speaker | Influencer
Workshop: Defining/Redefining your position in the market and developing a message that sells.
Dr. Sterling L. Carter & Stephen Levi Carter, MBA - “The Carter Brothers:
Workshop: Developing the Millionaire Mindset: Using their DYS Success Principals to guide business owners through the process of becoming a multi-million dollar business owner.
Misty Stark - President, Misty Blue Media & 3B Resources Group Public Relations
Keynote: Advancing business brands through visibility campaigns, and helping businesses that are hungry and ready for their brand to “Pop” and create influencer level demand.
Host & Moderator
Sherhara Downing, Level Comm Founder | Master Trainer