We're excited to partner with 1 Million Cups Jackson & Innovate Mississippi for our Smartzweb Mastermind Series.
For the month of August, we will feature Chris Bates and his topic will be on: Revenue Strategies: Business Growth Through Projects vs. Recurring Services.
About Chris Bates:
He is the President & Founder of Agora Company. Chris serves in several volunteer leadership roles and board of director positions. Chris attended the University of Alabama, completing his B.A.in Psychology with a minor in Business at Belhaven University in 1994. He worked as a nonprofit executive for 10 years. Chris then owned a large 50 employee outdoor sporting good retail operation for nearly a decade. In 2009, Chris decided to use his career experience to begin guiding other business operators toward achieving their goals through his marketing services agency, Agora Company.
While his company has focused for 10 years on retail, commercial services, nonprofit and other industry verticals, banking and healthcare have become their primary focuses. He and his team deliver marketing services via web design, social media and digital marketing (SEO, etc.) platforms as well as providing branding and strategic planning services. They are currently serving clients with measurable results throughout Mississippi as well as in Louisiana, Tennessee, Alabama and Georgia.
Chris and his wife, Stacy, have four children between them, currently live in Madison, MS, and attend St. James Episcopal Church.
About Smartzweb Mastermind Series:
Our goal is to feature a different professional speaker on the 1st Wednesday of each month. Some of the topics including branding & marketing, leadership, team building, business strategies and technology.
Don't miss out on this unique opportunity to network with local professionals and entrepreneurs while gaining valuable professional development!
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