SCORE Small Business Conference 2006

The SCORE Small Business Conference was designed to provide a full day of training and networking opportunities for Northwest Arkansas' small businesses.

Whether you work in a small business or non-profit organization, this conference will provide you with tools that will help you in your business..

The Program

Morning General Session

Keynote address by two of the regionís most compelling speakers

  • Willie Johnson, J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc.

  • Jeff Collins, Sam M. Walton College of Business

Networking Lunch

Network while you enjoy the Embassy Suites buffet

Afternoon General Session

Panel discussion featuring Northwest Arkansas entrepreneurs

Information-Rich Breakout Sessions

Choose from a variety of topics in these areas:

  • Business Operations
  • Marketing and Sales Promotion
  • Nonprofit Management

Click here for the detailed schedule and list of topics.


Registration and continental breakfast starts at 7:30 a.m.


SCORE provides free small business counseling and mentoring services. It is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization funded by the U.S. Small Business Administration and staffed by volunteers.

Counselors Needed! We are always looking for more counselors to serve our growing population of small business owners in Northwest Arkansas. The hours are flexible and the work is gratifying.

If you are interested in learning more about SCORE or becoming a SCORE counselor,  click here.

Conference Sponsors

Click here to learn more about sponsor options and benefits.



Conference Details

The conference features a line-up of business people selected for their experience and/or expertise.

Tuesday, July 11, 2006
8:15 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.
Embassy Suites
Rogers, Arkansas

Registration begins at 7:30 a.m.
Continental breakfast and buffet lunch included

$75 Full-day conference ticket
$40 Half-day conference ticket

Group Discount Pricing Available on Full-Day Tickets

$65 each 2 to 4 tickets
$60 each 5 to 6 tickets
$55 each 7 to 9 tickets
$50 each 10 or more tickets


Contact: Carrie Perrien Smith, Soar with Eagles at 479.636.7627 or

Detailed Schedule

Click here for the detailed schedule

Buy Your Tickets Before They Sell Out!

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Support from sponsors helps keep ticket prices at affordable rates. For more information on sponsorship packages and benefits, click here.

Want to know more?

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