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Nathan Weill

Guest Speaker Ramon Ray: The Tech Geek of Our Time

Ramon Ray’s philosophy centers on the notion that if you know how to drive a car, turn on a radio, or open a can of corn, you can definitely master the art of social media.

As a former small business tech consultant with years of experience in building networks and creating software programs, he’s currently the regional development director for  NY/NJ at Infusionsoft, and editor and contributor at smallbiztechnology.com.

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Get To Know Our Keynote Speaker: Scott Ginsberg (a.k.a. The Nametag Guy)

Scott has been wearing a nametag for 4,598 days and counting, ever since he put one on at a seminar he held as a student at Miami University

While success didn’t come easy to him initially, after two years of not earning any money, his hard work paid off.

Today, he’s earning a six-figure salary just by wearing a nametag. Yes, you read that right. A nametag.

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Get To Know Our Focus Session Lecturer: Bob Prosen

“At the beginning of the day it’s all about possibilities. At the end of the day, it’s all about results.”

This inspiring phrase culminates Bob Prosen’s approach to the business world at large.

Bob is the CEO of The Prosen Center for Business Advancement, which he started after being an executive at several Fortune 500 companies. Bob is out there coaching, teaching, and inspiring business executives, entrepreneurs, employees from various industries.

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Get To Know Our Focus Session Lecturer: Eric Lofholm

Eric Lofholm is the president and CEO of Eric Lofholm International, Inc., an organization he founded to professionally train people the art and science of selling.

Eric started his first job in sales in his 20s working for a multimillion dollar real estate firm. After failing to meet the minimum quota two months in a row, Eric was told he had one more shot before being fired. Or as his boss put it: “Sales is not for everyone.”

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The Launch Pad™ Sponsor: Spotlight On BFG – Brooklyn Financial Group

A most honorable mention goes to the LTB 2013 Launch Pad™ Sponsor: BFG – Brooklyn Financial Group.

Over the last three decades, BFG has evolved into a recognized leader in the financial services and insurance world. BFG’s philosophy is based on the American dream; a dream that thousands have aspired to achieve. At BFG, attaining the dream is simply defined.

It is their mission to help as many families as possible to maximize their assets in anticipation of retirement, family security, charitable bequests and legacies for future generations. Their many valuable services include the following categories.

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Get To Know The LTB 2013 Emcee: Charlie Harary, Esq.

As the official Emcee of LTB 2013, we’re proud to introduce to you Mr. Charlie Harary, Esq.

Charlie is a prolific speaker who has traveled the globe for speaking engagements, where he covers a variety of topics to an audience of vast affiliations. He is an attorney, professor, business founder and owner, investment adviser, renowned lecturer, and community leader.

After graduating from Columbia Law School, where he was awarded the James Kent Scholar, and the Harlan Friske Stone Scholar, Charlie joined the Paul, Weiss, Rifkin, Wharton, and Garrison firm as an associate. He was then elected vice president of residential operations and legal counsel of R & R Realty, a multi-million dollar company based in New York City.

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The LTB 2013 Title Sponsor: Fidelity Payment Services

We at LTB 2013 are honored that the legendary Fidelity Payment Services has partnered as our leading Title Sponsor.

As one of the largest electronic payment providers in North America, Fidelity Payment Services has garnered a sterling reputation for providing an array of many different services that go beyond typical credit card processing.

The motto at Fidelity is: We’ve got your back. And here’s what means.

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