#ItTakesAVillage: By All Means. Business Trends You Need To Know
Name:#ItTakesAVillage: By All Means. Business Trends You Need To Know
Date:December 18, 2019
Time:9:00 AM - 11:00 AM CST
Leadership. Innovation. Purpose. By all means you need these things on your entrepreneurial journey.
You also need a village. A village of support that believes in your entrepreneurial talents. You need a village that can share the business trends you need to know for a successful journey. We’re that village.
About the speakers: Aleesha Webb – Village Bank President & Vice Chairwoman of the Board At her core, Aleesha Webb is a village builder, continually striving to create life-long connections with her clients, customers and community. She adds true value to relationships by determining the right solutions for individual needs, watching out for their best interests, and offering authentic, high-touch customer service.
Aleesha’s banking career spans over 25 years and began on the front lines of Village Bank. With plans to introduce new digital services and increase Village Bank’s community presence and banking locations, Aleesha is on pace to change the future of community banking in Minnesota. While other community banks are being purchased by national banks, Aleesha is recommitting to Village Bank’s mission of serving its communities, and focusing on economic stability. The deeply-rooted difference that makes Village Bank matter to all customers is the genuine community bank approach that comes from being family-owned and operated. Aleesha treasures her time with family, friends and her fellow Villagers! #ItTakesaVillage
Ali Kaplan-Editor in Chief at Twin Cities Business As Editor in Chief of Twin Cities Business magazine, Ali leads content ideation and development for print, digital, and events. An authority on retail, fashion, and consumer experience, Ali’s writing has appeared in numerous publications including Lucky, ShopEtc., Delta Sky Magazine, and Mpls.St.Paul Magazine, where she served as senior editor of shopping and style for eight years and also directed digital content for mspmag.com. Her award-winning monthly magazine column and blog bridged the space between business and lifestyle, offering a practical perspective on how we shop, why we shop, and the impact of trend, product, service, and technology on consumer experience. In recent years, she’s broadened her scope to coverage of technology, entrepreneurship, development issues, and workplace culture. Her ability to zero in on what matters to people, with advice and humor, has made her a sought-after speaker, and helped to build a robust social media following.