Xcelerate Summit features ‘practical tips’ for business development

The fifth annual Xcelerate Summit is scheduled for Oct. 24-25 in downtown Barrie, designed to “provide practical, actionable advice that any business can implement,” the City says in a release.
It takes place at the Georgian College Design & Digital Arts Centre and the Five Points Theatre, and features Juno Award-winning musician and creativity expert David Usher along with 12 other expert speakers.
“Xcelerate Summit has grown into Central Ontario’s premier business event. Each year we look forward to providing relevant and practical tips that will help future-ready businesses,” Stephannie Schlichter, Director of Business Development, is quoted saying.
“Whether you’re starting or growing a business, the Xcelerate Summit offers a wealth of learning that will benefit your business operations. The summit is also a great opportunity for people to network with industry leaders.”
The summit is presented by Pratt Homes & Development. Leaders from the Business Development Bank of Canada, the Sandbox Centre for Shared Entrepreneurship & Innovation, Adams Hamilton, Botree Inc!, 44 North Digital Marketing, Genesys Capital and Max Potential “will share their expertise on a variety of topics from design thinking and digital performance to marketing automation, ‘micro-hiring’ and building winning internal cultures,” the City says.
A full agenda, schedule, and tickets can be found online at www.xceleratesummit.co