Reno is known as a GREAT place to start and grow a business and we’d like to celebrate several companies who’ve had the knowledge, fortitude and creativity to strive and thrive over the years. Some are well known and some are quietly doing amazing things. All of them think outside the box and refuse to bow to economic uncertainty.
Our panel of successful business owners will share their stories and offer advice as they pilot their companies through turbulent times. Come – learn from their experience. It will inspire us all.

Our Panel
Itronics logo
Itronics Inc. is a “Creative Clean Technology” company. Through its subsidiary, Itronics Metallurgical, Inc., it converts used photoliquids into pure silver and GOLD’n GRO liquid fertilizers. Hear how revenues increased in 2008 from founder, Dr. John Whitney.

Vino100 logo
Creative marketing has brought this company out of the shadows and into their niche. Meet Cathy Blair, Owner. By the glass, by the bottle or by the case, Vino 100 makes the wine buying experience as enjoyable as the drinking.

CLP, Ltd logo
Recruiting, hiring and marketing to both construction contractors and workers, CLP Resources, Inc.  provides the best match of tradespeople with construction projects nationwide. Hear their challenges and marketing strategy from VP of Marketing, Dotti Gallagher.

Twelve Horses logo
Twelve Horses is a full service relationship marketing and messaging company that walks the talk. In addition to their technology focus, they have diversified services to take advantage of changing times. CEO, David LaPlante will tell the story.

Wednesday, February 18, 2009
Harrah’s Convention Center
Networking: 11:30 AM – Noon
Lunch: Noon – 1:00 PM

$20 – AMA Members with RSVP
$30 – Non-Members with RSVP
$40 – Without RSVP (Seating is on a space-available, first-come, first-serve basis)
$10 – Students with RSVP

RSVP by 12pm on Monday, February 16, 2009