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Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer Business Summit 2019

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Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer is proud to announce our second-annual Business Summit, scheduled for Friday, May 3 at the Sheraton Valley Forge in King of Prussia. Topics this year will revolve around effective marketing and communications tactics for your organization in addition to securing strategic partnerships. There will be a panel discussion to conclude the the event.

The cost is free, although space is limited. Full-time staff members, executive directors, business managers and elected club officers are encouraged to attend | RSVP here.

What: 2019 Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer Business Summit

When: Friday, May 3

Time: 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM

Where: Sheraton Valley Forge (480 N. Gulph Rd. Valley Forge, PA 19406)

2019 Business Summit Flier


8:30 - 9:15 AM - Registration

Coffee and muffins provided

9:20-10:20 AM - Social Media for Youth Sports

Speaker: Chas Dorman, Director of Social Media, University of Pennsylvania Athletics

10:30-11:30 AM - Internal and External Marketing

Speaker: Brandon Rost, President & CEO, beMarketing

11:30-12:30 PM - Lunch

Sandwiches provided

12:45-1:45 PM - Sponsorships and Corporate Partnerships

Speaker: Jean-Paul Dardenne, Philadelphia Union Senior Vice President / Corporate Partnerships

2:00-3:00 PM - Marketing/Communications Panel Discussion


Krissy Woods, Director of Marketing & Events, Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer


Jim DeLorenzo, Principal, Jim Delorenzo Public Relations

Katie Rose Thornton, VP Strategy & Account Management, POV Sports Marketing

Dillon Friday, Communications Manager, Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer