2010 IES seminar topics

There are three time frames for 2010 seminars, each time frame has five topics including one Spanish topic. Speakers’ photos and bios will be added later, some basic information are shown below: Morning (10-11): 1.    Seven essential steps to start a business Speaker: Toni Lampley—Director of Iowa Women’s Enterprise Center at Iowans for Social & Economic Development; Gregg S. Johnson, …

2010 Women of Influence: Ying Sa

Although she has developed a successful accounting firm in the Des Moines area, Ying Sa says her business isn’t necessarily motivated by the bottom line – it’s motivated by humanity. Sa, founder and principal CPA at Community CPA & Associates Inc., calls herself “an immigrant twice,” as she was born in China then immigrated to Canada as a child before …

Summit Info

2010 Immigrant Entrepreneurs Summit will be held in Nov. 13 at Drake University. Our mission is to bring businesses of diverse backgrounds together to share, learn, and celebrate the immigrant entrepreneurship experience and its contribution to the overall community. The summit will exhibit the success stories of immigrant entrepreneurs. Immigrant business owners will share ideas for business growth and keys …