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Keynote speakers include notable executives and professors from the U.S. Small Business Administration, Harvard Business School, The Conference Board, and more

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., July 24, 2023 – CNBC, First in Business Worldwide, today announced the lineup for its small business event franchise, Small Business Playbook, which will take place on Wednesday, August 2 at 1pm ET. Amid times of economic uncertainty and looming inventory concerns, CNBC’s event will convene top experts in entrepreneurship to offer insight and advice on how to help businesses succeed for the short-term and long-term, from navigating inflation to labor shortages to finding new ways to secure funding.

Small Business Playbook will also feature “The Exchange,” an interactive session that provides attendees with the unique opportunity to have their questions about business-related challenges answered by experts.

Small Business Playbook will feature speakers including:

  • Eva Chen, SCORE Business Mentor and Brand Strategist
  • Dominique Dawes, Former Olympian, Dominique Dawes Gymnastics & Ninja Academies Owner
  • Isabella Casillas Guzman, U.S. Small Business Administration 27th Administrator
  • Karim Lakhani, Harvard Business School Dorothy & Michael Hintze Professor of Business Administration
  • Dana Peterson, Chief Economist & Center Leader of Economy, Strategy & Finance at The Conference Board
  • Amy Wright, Bitty & Beau’s Coffee Co-Founder
  • Ben Wright, Bitty & Beau’s Coffee Co-Founder

The network’s expert roster of reporters will moderate the interviews and content from the program will be featured on CNBC’s Business Day programming and CNBC Digital as well as a variety of social media platforms. To be a part of the conversation, use #CNBCSmallBiz.

Capital Group, Comcast Business and IHG Business Edge are sponsors of Small Business Playbook.

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