Here is a story about a champion small business. Eddie Mannis shares his success story with Jim Blasingame, including how he serves customers but also how he allows customers to join him in his corporate philanthropy.
Emceeing a black tie event for the SBA
Jim moderates a panel discussion for the U.S. Chamber's Small Business Summit in Washington, D.C.
Jim has been a frequent emcee during Small Business Week for the U.S. Small Business Administration.
Speaking to an audience at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in Washington, D.C.
"21st century success will require you to leverage technology effectively."
Jim and his friend, Fred Hochberg, chairman and president of the Export-Import Bank of the U.S.
Jim speaks to his peeps at a local chamber of commerce.
"Starting a small business is easy – operating and growing a successful one is not."
Jim is a high-energy keynote speaker.
Jim received the Small Business Advocate of the Year Award from<i>The New York Enterprise Report</i>.
Speaking at a Zions Bank small business event.
Jim lu-u-uvs local chambers of commerce!.
Aris Melissaratos, former Sec. of the Maryland Dept. of Business and Economic Development, and Jim
Jim addresses an SBA audience during Small Business Week.
On stage with Paul Sarvadi, CEO of Insperity, and Bob McTeer, former President of the Dallas Fed.
"The Age of the Customer is replacing the Age of the Seller."
Jim does his Mickey impersonation at an SBA annual gala in Orlando, Florida.
Mitt Romney and Hector Barreto on stage at The Latino Coalition's Annual Economic Summit during Small Business Week 2012.
Jim loves interviewing his heroes, small business owners!
Jim autographs one of his books and shares a story.