Kirk Armstrong

Owner and Principle

​Armstrong Sales Coaching


​Other Featured Speakers Include:

Join Us for One of Michigan's Largest Small Business Conferences!

Come out and learn new ways to grow your business on the beautiful campus of the University of Phoenix in Southfield

Keynote Speakers

South East Michigan Entrepreneurs Association & University of Phoenix present

Pathways to Success

Ken Siver

Mayor of Southfield

September 22, 2017 from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm 

21 breakout sessions facilitated by Michigan thought leaders from Michigan's Entrepreneurial Community! 

Spend a day networking & learning with Michigan entrepreneurs. Whether you are seasoned or just starting out there is something for you!

The entrepreneurial spirit is booming in Metro Detroit with more interest in entrepreneurship than ever.  This conference is designed to provide entrepreneurs with a road map to success. At the conference  you will discover new opportunities for entrepreneurs in Metro Detroit. You will learn about an abundance of resources available to Michigan entrepreneurs. You will meet potential clients and referral partners. You will have an opportunity to connect with organizations on a mission to help entrepreneurs overcome challenges & achieve success.







Derek  Edwards

Vice President at Invest Detroit


Attend the 2017 Entrepreneur & Small Business

Conference  and discover a path to your dreams!

Here is what you can expect:


  • 2 Nationally Renowned Keynote Speakers
  • 2 Dynamic Panel Discussions
  • 21 Breakout Sessions 
  • 40 Exhibitors and Vendors
  • Resource Agencies for Entrepreneurs
  • Professional Networking
  • ​Breakfast and Lunch

Quick Links

If you have questions feel free to give us a call at 248-491-3146

Association Sponsor:

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Jan Cardwell, MBA, PhD

VP/Campus Director of University of Phoenix 

Kim Schott

Marketing & Sales Strategist

Schott Cultural Consulting


7 Conference Tracks


  • Leadership/Motivation
  • Finance/Operations
  • HR/Management
  • Sales/Operations
  • Networking/Presentation
  • Internet/Social Media
  • Technology/Innovation




Only $49.00! Early registration ends Friday September 15th!

Some of our Exhibitors Include:

Carolyn Cassin 

CEO of the Michigan Women's Foundation

Title Sponsor:

Camille Walker Banks

Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses

2017

Gold Sponsors:

Platinum Sponsor:

Ryan Mack

Financial Consultant & CNN Commentator 

"How Businesses Become Profitable"

Business Conference

ZaLonya Allen, PhD

South East Michigan Entrepreneurs Association

​​​Entrepreneur & Small

Irene Spanos

Oakland County Economic Development Director

"5 Ways To Boost Business Now"

Alison Vaughn

Speaker, Author & CEO of Jackets for Jobs


Pam Perry

Social Media Strategist &

Public Relations Guru