Small Business Drives ICT Innovation At The 2015 QuEST Forum Americas Best Practices Conference
We are so pleased to announce that Scott Vowels, PhD will be the keynote speaker at the upcoming QuEST Forum Americas Best Practices Conference Small Business Workshop in San Diego on September 14-18. Dr. Vowels manages the Supplier Diversity Program for Apple, Inc. You can register for the event here > on the QuEST Forum website.
Scott Vowels is recognized as a leading expert in the field of Supplier Diversity and is a frequent speaker and panelist on industry issues. He is widely known within the supplier diversity network for successfully leading both the Northern California and Alabama Minority Supplier Development Councils to national prominence as President & CEO. He holds Doctorate and Master’s degrees in Business Administration and a Master’s degree in Economics.
Scott is also a former professional tennis player and a published author. His latest book, Don’t Be Afraid to Call the Baby Ugly reached #1 on Amazon in both the Supplier Diversity and Minority Business categories. You can follow Scott on Twitter > .
The Small Business Luncheon will feature guest speaker, Joanna Bloor, Vice President of Advertising Operations at Pandora Radio. With nearly two decades of experience, Joanna Bloor is a veteran of the media space. Her experience encompasses Sales, Sales Management, Operations and Advertising Technology. She is also the Strategic Lead & HiPower Director for LWT (Leading Women In Technology), a non-profit organization dedicated to unlocking the potential of professionals who advise technology businesses.
In addition to the keynote and luncheon presentations, the Service Provider Panel will feature speakers from ICT industry leaders such as AT&T, Verizon, CenturyLink and Great Plains Communications. As always, the workshop provides exceptional networking opportunities with executives from Alcatel-Lucent, Apple, AT&T, CenturyLink, Verizon and many more.
BIZPHYX President and CEO, Sue Clancy leads the Small Business Group as Chairman. ICT Small Business is thriving and this year’s workshop will be among the best Small Business Workshops ever presented.