CNBC Announces Lineup for “Small Business Playbook: Opportunity Amidst Uncertainty” on August 3rd

July 25, 2022

Macklemore and Bethenny Frankel to Headline Virtual Event Offering Insights to Help Small Business Owners Emerge Stronger for a Better Tomorrow

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., July 25, 2022 – CNBC, First in Business Worldwide, today announced the lineup for Small Business Playbook: Opportunity Amidst Uncertainty, which will take place online on Wednesday, August 3rd at 1pm ET.

As inflation continues to reach record highs and the possibility of recession looming, it is more important than ever for entrepreneurs to think strategically and bolster all facets of their business to withstand today’s turbulence and emerge stronger for a better tomorrow. The CNBC Small Business Playbook virtual summit will offer insight and advice from tops experts on how businesses can hedge against inflation, supply chain disruptions, labor challenges, and more.​

CNBC Small Business Playbook speakers include:

·    Melissa Bradley, Founder and General Partner, 1863 Ventures

·    Ricardo Casas, Assistant District Director, SCORE Association

·    Bethenny Frankel, Entrepreneur, Author and Co-Host of CNBC’s “Money Court”

·    Macklemore, Rapper and Entrepreneur

·    Jill Martin, Lifestyle and Commerce Contributor, TODAY Show

·    Jeffrey Robinson, Provost and Executive Vice-Chancellor, Rutgers Business School

·    Nada Sanders, Professor of Supply Chain Management, Northeastern University

·    Holly Wade, Executive Director of Research, National Federation of Independent Business

CNBC Small Business Playbook will host discussions around topics such as navigating supply chain challenges, overcoming adversity, what’s ahead for the economy and how to bounce back from setbacks.

Content from the conference will be made available throughout CNBC’s Business Day programming and on CNBC Digital as well as a variety of social media platforms. To join the conversation, use #CNBCSmallBiz.

Astound Business Solutions, Capital Group and Staples, Inc. are the sponsors of CNBC Small Business Playbook.

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