Pride of Dakota Annual Meeting

Friday, March 21, 2014 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm

1400 E Interchange Ave
Bismarck, North Dakota

Agenda

8:00 A.M.             Registration Open

Continental Breakfast

8:30 A.M.             Welcome

8:40 A.M.             Customer Service & Business Relationships

Debra Eslinger, Center for Technology & Business

9:30 A.M.             POD Policy & Website Updates

Dana Hager and Kelly Wald, ND Dept. of Agriculture

10:00 A.M.          Break

BREAK OUT SESSIONS

10:15 A.M.          > Financial Resources Panel

Josh Kramer, USDA Rural Development

ND Dept. of Commerce

> Transporting Your Products Across State Borders

Ramon Boucher, ND Highway Patrol

10:45 A.M.          > Business Development

Bon Wikenheiser, Small Business Development Center

> Wholesaling & Sourcing Locally

Greg Kempel, Maple River Winery & Distillery

11:15 A.M.          Branding Your Business

Scott Wild, Wild Inspire