Laura Ponticello to be Keynote Speaker at ‘Connections’

OSWEGO, NY – On October 29, Women’s Network for Entrepreneurial Training and SUNY Oswego’s Office of Business and Community Relations will gather women from across New York State for Connections, a day-long conference to be held at River Vista Center in Fulton from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

This day-long symposium is something you won’t want to miss.

The theme for this year’s event is “Connect – Pursue – Advance” and will feature several dynamic speakers, networking opportunities, continental breakfast, lunch, a dessert reception, and a women’s marketplace.

Laura Ponticello
Laura Ponticello

The keynote speaker, Laura Ponticello, founder of Laura’s List: Books for Women, works with celebrity authors, national speakers and authors to help them propel to the next level.

Laura will present “5 Secrets to Build a Buzz Around Your Business or Organization.”

Again this year, headshots will be offered by Dayger Photography, with no sitting fee. Hair and makeup touch-ups will also be available.

New this year, we are featuring Bee-Hive Networking.

There are no elevator speeches, no selling, and no fears or discomforts.

Each attendee could walk away with an average of 12-20 cards of qualified prospects who want to meet them. Come “catch the buzz” at the Bee-Hive Networking Game.

Please be sure to come armed with 100 business cards.

Major sponsors to date include NBT Bank, SUNY Oswego Phoenix Center and Operation Oswego County.

Early-bird tickets are $55, now through September 30, and are available through the Tyler Hall Box Office,

For more information, contact Evelyn LiVoti, Connections’ co-chair, at 343.1545 or [email protected]

Visit Connections’ Facebook page for updates.