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April 30, 2020

PANELISTS: Bill Hague, executive vice president, of Magid; Jill Donovan, owner of Donovan’s Dish & Jill’s Beach; Kathy Hanrahan, managing editor of WRAL Out & About

April 23, 2020

PANELISTS: Em Sexton, founder of The Flourish Market + The Locality; John Hiester, owner of Hiester Automotive; Jessica Mitsch, co-founder and CEO of Momentum Learning; Steven King, associate professor of emerging technologies at the UNC School of Media and Journalism and UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School

April 16, 2020

PANELISTS: Thomas A. Stith III, SBA N.C. district director for the U.S. Small Business Administration; Susan Leath, director of the Center of Innovation & Sustainability in Local Media, UNC Hussman School of Journalism and Media; Tim Scales, director of growth for the American Underground

April 9, 2020

PANELISTS: Brooks Raiford, president and CEO of N.C. Technology Association; Jeff Wood, creative director for WRAL Digital Solutions; Joe Battle, VP of business services at Carolina Small Business Development Fund; Tonya Snider, CEO of Ten Biz; Steve Spragens, major accounts executive for StoredTech

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April 2, 2020

PANELISTS: Cherith Roberson, director of the Small Business Center at Wake Technical Community College; Farnoosh Brock, business & leadership coach; Chris Sinclair, founder of Sinclair Public Affairs; Nicole Murphey, attorney at Forrest Firm; Brian Bernhardt, attorney at Forrest Firm; John Burns, attorney at Forrest Firm

March 26, 2020

PANELISTS: Rick Smith, editor of WRAL TechWire; Kathy Hanrahan, managing editor of WRAL Out & About; Jeff Wood, creative director of WRAL Digital Solutions; Lynn Minges, president and CEO of N.C. Restaurant & Lodging Association; Brian Reid, president of TowneBank; Sean Valle, business lawyer with Fourscore Business Law; Geri Lail, tax partner with Thomas Judy & Tucker PA; Joe Schmidt, co-founder of CustomerHD; Jason Jefferies, general manager of Quail Ridge Books; Scot Wingo, CEO and co-founder of Get Spiffy; Jason Ide, owner of Caravan Rugs

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