Energize Your Enterprise

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Energize your Enterprise entrepreneurial forum to take place October 16th

Workshop series to include entrepreneurship certificate program

TUCSON, AZ — The second annual Energize Your Enterprise entrepreneurial forum will be held on Oct. 16, 2013 at the Westin La Paloma Resort and Spa in Tucson. Presented by BeachFleischman PC and the University of Arizona’s Eller Executive Education, the luncheon event aims to bolster regional job growth by providing entrepreneurs and growth-minded business leaders a forum to share their challenges and find solutions that take their business to the next level.

Featured speakers include Kerstin Block of Buffalo Exchange, Harry George of Solstice Capital, and Robert Sarver of the Phoenix Suns and Western Alliance Bancorporation. The speakers will share personal stories behind their successful  enterprises and provide insight into the common challenges entrepreneurs face when scaling their business to the next level.  The event also kicks-off a yearlong series of educational workshops, hosted by Eller Executive Education at McClelland Hall (1130 East Helen Street, Tucson) and will provide hands-on training for business executives in the areas of emerging business trends, legislative developments,  industry updates and functional business skills.  Participants will earn a certificate of completion, which will demonstrate knowledge, skills, and competencies associated with entrepreneurism. BizTucson Magazine is the media sponsor for the event. To register for the Energize Your Enterprise October 16th luncheon and for more information on the subsequent workshops, visit www.EnergizeYourEnterprise.org.

“Our goal is to help entrepreneurs create more jobs,” said Bruce Beach, Chairman and CEO of BeachFleischman PC and founder of Energize Your Enterprise. “Our community has promising companies with strong business leaders and we want to equip them with the tools they’ll need to take their  business to the next level . Energize Your Enterprise provides the opportunities for networking, ongoing education and collaboration that entrepreneurs depend on to advance their business.”

Energize Your Enterprise provides a platform for business leaders to gain additional insight and knowledge,” said Stephen Gilliland, Associate Dean for Eller Executive Education. “We strongly believe that ongoing education and training focused on the foundational elements of entrepreneurism will enable business leaders to move their organizations forward.”

Last year’s inaugural Energize Your Enterprise event attracted 100 attendees. This year’s event is expected to attract between 200-300 attendees and the subsequent workshops are planned to take place throughout the year. Details will be announced at the October 16th event.

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About Energize Your Enterprise
Energize Your Enterprise is an entrepreneurial forum and education series based in Tucson, Arizona.  Through partnerships with community, private and civic organizations, Energize Your Enterprise provides a forum for growth-oriented business owners in Arizona to share their challenges and find solutions that make a positive impact on business growth; accomplished through networking, collaboration and education. The forum was founded by BeachFleischman PC, one of Arizona’s largest locally-owned CPA firms. Visit EnergizeYourEnterprise.org

About Eller Executive Education
Eller Executive Education is the non-degree leadership development arm of the University of Arizona, Eller College of Management.  Through partnerships with local, regional, and international organizations, Eller Executive Education helps organizations solve their leadership challenges.  The University of Arizona’s Eller College is home to 5,500 undergraduate and 800 graduate students. The College is internationally recognized for its top-ranked programs in entrepreneurship and management information systems, and leads the nation’s business schools in pioneering grant funded research. For more information, visit executive.eller.arizona.edu.

About BeachFleischman PC
BeachFleischman PC is one of Arizona’s largest locally-owned CPA firms and a Top 200 largest CPA firm in the United States. BeachFleischman has over 130 client service and administrative professionals and provides accounting, audit, consulting, and tax services to businesses (U.S. and foreign-based), organizations, and individuals. The firm specializes in a variety of practice areas, including healthcare, construction, real estate, manufacturing, hospitality, high-tech, not-for-profit and service businesses. Offices are in Tucson, AZ (headquarters) and Phoenix, AZ. For more information, visit beachfleischman.com.

About BizTucson Magazine
BizTucson Magazine is a quarterly publication showcasing the Tucson and Southern Arizona region’s dynamic business community. The magazine appeals to the region’s key decision makers; the presidents, CEO, CFO, business owners and entreprenueurs; as well as managers in the private and public sectors. BizTucson reaches new businesses moving into the region. For more information, visit biztucson.com/