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12th Annual Wild Conference to be Held May 2

Posted on March 7th, 2019 at 7:45 AM
12th Annual Wild Conference to be Held May 2

The Gannon University Small Business Development Center (SBDC) will host the 12th annual Women In Leadership Development (WILD) Conference on Thursday, May 2, 2019 from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Ambassador Banquet and Conference Center, 7794 Peach St, Erie. Registration and breakfast will begin at 7:30 a.m.

Celebrating its 12th anniversary, WILD is a national conference bringing together women for a day of inspiration, motivation, networking and professional development. There will be breakout sessions consisting of workshops, seminars and panel discussions by community and business leaders from throughout the region. Breakfast and lunch will be served.

With a 2019 theme of Inspiration, the conference will feature opening and closing speakers Karla Wludyga, Executive Coach and Senior Management Consultant with PRADCO in Cleveland and author, entrepreneur Donna Reese. Breakout sessions will focus on leadership and marketing topics.

In lieu of The Legacy Award, we will be celebrating the life of longtime Gannon University Small Business Development Center senior business consultant John Snyder.

Sponsorships are available at a variety of levels. For more information about the conference and to register, visit wildconf.org.