The Macon County Economic Development Commission has announced planned activities for BizWeek 2015, April 28 to April 30.
“We are pleased to bring back two of our most popular events this year, Entrepreneur Networking Night V and the BizWeek 2015 Banquet,” said Tommy Jenkins, county EDC director. “Both events are designed to show appreciation to Macon County’s business community for their contributions to our local economy.”
BizWeek kicks off with Entrepreneur Networking Night V (ENN V), to be held at The Bowery in downtown Franklin, Tuesday, April 28, at 6 p.m. Special guest will be Justin Belleme, 2014 Asheville Entrepreneur of the Year. Belleme is the founder and director of strategy at JB Media Group, a full service internet marketing agency. He is founder and lead trainer in the JB Media Institute, a comprehensive online marketing education program. JB Media’s client list includes The Grove Park Inn & Spa, Tupelo Honey Café, Home Trust Bank, the Eastern Band of the Cherokee Indian and more than 60 other local and regional businesses. A graduate of UNC-Asheville, Belleme is a recipient of The Order of the Pisgah, which recognizes exemplary service to the university and community.