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Make the most of one morning.

  • Gain powerful insight into the economic future of our region
  • Use that knowledge to better market your business with advice from one of the nation’s top marketing experts

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Oak Hills Church
1100 Blue Ravine Rd.
Folsom, CA 95630

7:30am: Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:00am – 12:00pm: Program


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Kelly McDonald
Kelly McDonald is considered one of the nation’s top experts in marketing and consumer trends. Her client experience includes brands such as Toyota, Kimberly-Clark, Nike, Harley-Davidson, Miller-Coors, and Sherwin-Williams.

Kelly was named #1 on the list of  “26 Hot Speakers” by Successful Meetings Magazine.  Advertising Age has twice named her company one of the top ad agencies in the U.S.


She has been featured on CNBC, in Forbes, Bloomberg BusinessWeek, Fast Company, on CNNMoney.com and on Sirius/XM Radio. She is the author of two bestselling books.  Her first, “How to Market to People Not Like You”, was #7 on the list of Bestselling Business Books of 2011 and her latest book, titled “Crafting the Customer Experience for People Not Like You”, was #5 on the bestseller list for 2013.

Kelly was named one of the “10 Most Booked Speakers in 2014”.

Sanjay Varshney – “Regional Economy Risks & Rewards”
Finance Professor at Sacramento State and Investment Strategy Specialist for Wells Fargo

Barry Broome – “Regional Economic Development Strategy”
CEO/President of the Greater Sacramento Area Economic Council

Evert Palmer – “The Future of Folsom”
City of Folsom Manager

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