The 3rd Annual Local First Sustainable Business Conference will by hosted by Aquinas College on Wednesday February 23 from 12-5pm. The conference will open at noon with time to visit vendor tables. There will then be several break-out sessions to attend. Sessions will include: Marketing and Advertising in a Social Media Society, Using Customer Service to “Create Raving Fans,” Using Sustainable Practices to Enhance Your Profits, and Maximizing the Benefits of a Local First Membership. The conference will end with a keynote address from CEO and president of American Spoon, Justin Rashid. Rashid is an advocate for Michigan agriculture, local business, and the preservation of American downtowns. The event is open to the public.
For information on tickets, times, and directions, visit Local First.