The 200+ Brands of the B2SMB Institute Community

 
 

FOR B2SMB LEADERS EXCEEDING THE CHALLENGES OF 2021

2 DAYS
OF LIVE CONTENT

Our Leaders’ Forum 21 agenda is packed with over 60 Speakers in 2 days covering Futures & Strategies, the State of Small Business, Sales & Marketing, SMB Advocacy & Innovation.

100+ HRS LIVE & ON-DEMAND SESSIONS

Our entire Leaders’ Forum 21 is available virtually on our Whova platform. Watch some sessions live, and others on-demand. All sessions will be made available after the event closes.

TOP2TOP LEADERSHIP NETWORKING

From direct connects to attendee breakouts, from our LinkedIn Group to Clubhouse, you’ll have chances to meet your peers via multiple connection points both during and after the event.

OUR FUTURES:
Keynotes  & Panels on Leadership & 
Strategy

Above & Beyond Recovery:
What B2SMB Success Will Look Like in the Next 10 Years

Evan Goldberg
Founder & EVP

Tapestry:
Understanding the Diversity of
Black Small Business

Connie Evans
President & CEO

Gone Country:
Unlocking a Rural Revival
in B2SMB

Raju Vegesna
Chief Evangelist

Jen Earle
Executive Director

Cristina Heaney
National Board Chair

Kelly Scanlon
Former National Board Chair


PANEL- 

The State of Need & Opportunity:
Women-owned
Small Business in 2021

But Does It Have Legs? Understanding The Durability of
So Many Small Business Transformations

James Kyd
Global Head of Brand Strategy & Marketing


Trust Me:

Fixing the Small Business/
Big Brand Trust Gap

robin Murdoch

Robin Murdoch
Global Sector Lead,
Software & Platforms


Demand-driven:
How People will Define the
Future of Work for (Sm)All Business

Kevin Marasco
CMO

Kate Winkler
CEO

Ranga Bodla
VP Marketing

Stephanie Gorski
Managing Director

 

PANEL-
Saving A Marriage:
What SMBs Are
Telling Us About Trust

NeverEnding Story:
Our Journey to Help
Small Business in 2020

Tolithia Kornweibel
CMO

A River Runs Through It:
Crossing the New Digital Divide

Brett Tolbert
Vice President of SMB Marketing & Analytics

Who Are You Again?
Recognizing the New Profiles
of Small Business

Maria Pergolino
CMO

Exceed:
Dreaming & Doing Big for
Small Business

Carissa Reiniger
Founder

We’re Not Done Here:
Why Inclusion is Diversity’s Real Next Step

Lauren Tucker
Founder

Scaling Local:
How to Connect to
Small Business Associations

Wendi Caplan-Carroll
Co-Founder

Todd Wilkens
CPO

Chris Vasquez
CPO

Bill Furlong
Founder

Eric Noe
VP Content

 

PANEL
Fog Alert:
Is the Digital Transformation
of Small Business for Real?

My 2020:
Small Business Journeys Told by Small Business Owners
Our 2021 Leaders’ Forum Kickoff

Tekoa Hash
Founding Partner

Matt Zerby
President

OUR FUTURES:
Keynotes  & Panels on Leadership & 
Strategy

Restoring the Soul of Business:
How to Stay Human
in the Age of Data

Harnessing Nervous Energy: 
A Guide for
High Functioning Leaders

Inspiration vs. Compliance:
How to Create a Culture of Excellence Through Inspiring Leadership

Rishad Tobaccowala Author & Advisor