Leading Expert on Small Business and Entrepreneurship to Speak at Broadband Communities Summit

Jim Blasingame will reveal how Main Street can use its high-touch/high-tech special sauce to achieve and maintain relevance in the Digital Age

Dallas, TX, April 28, 2017 - Broadband Communities Magazine announced today that award-winning thought-leader on small business and entrepreneurship, Jim Blasingame, will speak at their 2017 annual Summit in Dallas, on May 1, 2017. The topic is how Main Street America can stay relevant in the digital age. Broadband Communities is the leading source of information on digital and broadband technologies for communities.

“We’re very excited to have someone with Jim Blasingame’s credentials address our event,” said Barbara DeGarmo, CEO of Broadband Communities Magazine, which offers news and expert insights on the technical, business, financial, and legal aspects broadband solutions. “Jim has a unique ability to reveal in plain English how to successfully respond to the fast-changing digital marketplace.”

“I’m honored to be invited to support the experts and advocates in the digital and broadband technologies industry,” Blasingame said. “These are the critical broadband partners relied on by Main Street small businesses connectivity, resources and applications that help them compete in a digitally disruptive world.”

Blasingame is recognized as one of the world's leading experts on small business and entrepreneurship. He is founder and president of Small Business Network, Inc., but best known as the creator and award-winning host of the nationally syndicated weekday radio program, The Small Business Advocate® Show.

Blasingame’s multi-award-winning third book, The Age of the Customer: Prepare for the Moment of Relevance, has sold 75,000 copies. He is a syndicated columnist for newspapers and magazines, in print and online, including Forbes.com, BizJournals.com, Manta.com and Nasdaq.com. Blasingame’s fourth book, “The Third Ingredient – The Journey of Analog Ethics into the World of Digital Fear and Greed,” will be released in 2018.

The Small Business Advocate® Show is the flagship brand of the media company, Small Business Network, Inc. (SBN), which produces and distributes multi-media small business resources worldwide. Insperity is the Presenting Sponsor of all of SBN’s media productions.

SBN web sites are: SmallBusinessAdvocate.com and AgeoftheCustomer.com. The Small Business Advocate® and The Age of the Customer® are registered trademarks of Small Business Network, Inc.


Davonna Blasingame
Small Business Network Inc.