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Money Myths & Magic: Managing & Funding Growth

Wednesday, Aug 21 2019 8:15AM to 12:00PM

Sherre DeMao and Panelists
TechWorks Gaston 52A Ervin St Belmont, NC 28012

Strategy Matter Series 2019- Three-Part Series held in May, Aug, and Sept 2019

"Money Myths & Magic: Managing & Funding Growth"

Second in a three-part series to ignite growth in 2019 with proven best practices and thought-leading insights. You do not need to attend all 3. Each event stands on its own!

  1. May 9, 2019: Innovation, Discovery & Ingenuity: Gaining a Proprietary Edge
  2. August 21,2019: Money Myths & Magic: Managing & Funding Growth
  3. Sept 12, 2019: Small Tweaks for BIG Results!

Money Myths & Magic: Managing & Funding Growth

Date: Wed, August 21, 2019

Location: TechWorks Gaston
52A Ervin St
Belmont, NC 28012

(Easy access from the Charlotte region.)

Parking: Free and easy parking.

Time: 8:15 am – Noon


  Guests: See Registration links below

  BIG Members: Register for free below


"It takes money to make money." is one of the many money myths and magic that will be explored in this session. The key is to be mindful about money in your business … how it flows and grows, or is leveraged, resourced, earned, gained, and capitalized upon. This session will have you walking away with countless insights from case examples and panelists that have embraced the best ways to get the most for the greatest returns.

  • Importance of investment vs. expense mentality.
  • Four resources to leverage: Not just money.
  • The PQ Factor necessary for organic growth.
  • Understanding good debt vs. bad debt.
  • Weighing the odds: Venture, angels, family & friends.
  • Ins & outs of private equity funding.

Presenter & Panel Moderator:

Sherre' DeMao, CGS

Author, Me, Myself & Inc., 50 Marketing Secrets of Growth Companies in Down Economic Times, and The Profitability Quotient


Jon Dressler, CEO, Rare Roots Hospitality

Rochelle Rivas, CliftonLarsonAllen LLP

Chris Noe, Cramer Mountain Growth Partners

8:15 am - 9:00 am Registration and Networking- continental breakfast and coffee
9:00 am - 9:15 am Opening Remarks & Welcome

9:15 am - 10:30 am Presentation by Sherre DeMao

10:30 am - 10:45 am Break

10:45 am - Noon Panel Discussion and Audience Q&A

Program Cost:

BIG and TechWorks Members - Free

Guests: $45


TEA Members: $30  


Students: $15


Fee at the Door: $50 

Registration Required:  

  Guests: Click on the relevant link above.

  BIG Members: Register below

Dress Attire: Business casual

Thanks to our Strategy Matter Series Sponsors:

The Employers Association

Lavoie CPA

Forrest Firm

bizgrowth, inc.

TechWorks Gaston


Gaston Regional Chamber

Montcross Chamber

City of Belmont