What will the Obama administration do to protect the intellectual property of small businesses? Mark Esper joins Jim Blasingame to discuss this, including what the proposed Secretary of Commerce, Bill Richardson, is likely to do.
Jim and Karen Kerrigan, President & CEO of the Small Business and Entrepreneurship Council
Aris Melissaratos, former Sec. of the Maryland Dept. of Business and Economic Development, and Jim
Jim received the Small Business Advocate of the Year Award from<i>The New York Enterprise Report</i>.
"The Age of the Customer is replacing the Age of the Seller."
"21st century success will require you to leverage technology effectively."
Jim does his Mickey impersonation at an SBA annual gala in Orlando, Florida.
Jim lu-u-uvs local chambers of commerce!.
Jim addresses an SBA audience during Small Business Week.
Jim speaks to his peeps at a local chamber of commerce.
Jim moderates a panel discussion for the U.S. Chamber's Small Business Summit in Washington, D.C.
Emceeing a black tie event for the SBA
"Starting a small business is easy – operating and growing a successful one is not."
Mitt Romney and Hector Barreto on stage at The Latino Coalition's Annual Economic Summit during Small Business Week 2012.
Jim and his friend, Fred Hochberg, chairman and president of the Export-Import Bank of the U.S.
Jim loves interviewing his heroes, small business owners!
Jim is a high-energy keynote speaker.
Jim autographs one of his books and shares a story.
Speaking at a Zions Bank small business event.
Speaking to an audience at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in Washington, D.C.
Jim has been a frequent emcee during Small Business Week for the U.S. Small Business Administration.