Black Hills State University

2012 Women's Business Conference

Thank you for attending the 3rd Annual "SD CEO Women's Business Conference"!

 Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012

8:30am- 4pm

Rushmore Plaza Holiday Inn

Rapid City, SD

Featured Keynote:  Susan Sweeney "e-Business expert"

Susan Sweeney is an internationally recognized Internet marketing and e-Business expert, bestselling author and entrepreneur. She has written over eight books on Internet marketing including 101 Ways to Promote Your Web Site and Social Media for Business.



 Breakout Sessions:


Cindy McNeill, President and General Manager of KEVN Black Hills Fox & Jackie Nettleton, President of Mountain Movers Construction, LLC


Susan Sweeney, President of Connex Network Inc


Jo Roebuck-Pearson, Senior Vice President-Investments, Roebuck Koppman Wealth Consutlants, UBS Financial Services, Inc.


Panel of Entrepreneurs:

 Faciliated by Dr. Priscilla Romkema, BHSU, Dean of the College of Business & Natural Sciences

Patri Acevedo-Riker, AIA, Owner/Principal of AcV2 Architecture 

Sandra McNeelyThe Abbey Group, LTD

Lia Green, President/General Manager of New Rushmore Radio



2012 Sponsors:

BHSU College of Business & Natural Sciences

Mountain Movers Construction, LLC

Regional Health

KEVN Black Hills Fox

New Rushmore Radio

Black Hills Pioneer

Black Hills PR

Black Hills Corp/Black Hills Power

Pioneer Bank & Trust

Black Hills Society of Human Resource Managers

First Interstate Bank

Great Western Bank

Black Hills Federal Credit Union


Project Solutions, Inc

Lorie Eichert Empowerment Coach

Governor's Office of Economic Development

Northern Hills Federal Credit Union

PACE Strategic Solutions

Ketel Thorstenson LLP

Casey Peterson & Associates, LTD

BHSU College of Liberal Arts

BHSU Public Relations Student Society of America

2012 Exhibitors:


BHSU School of Business

Black Hills PR

Black Hills Society of Human Resource Managers

Casey Peterson & Associates

Chicken Creek Communications

Deadwood History, Inc.

E & J Specialties, Inc.

Elkhorn Ridge Resort & Golf Club

Heritage Makers

Highmark Federal Credit Union

Ketel Thorstenson LLP


Lorie Eichert Empowerment Coach

Lynn, Jackson, Shultz & Lebrun

Medicap Pharmacy

Micro Solutions, Inc

Midwest Marketing

Mountain Movers Construction

My Day Salon & Spa

PACE Strategic Development

Pampered Chef

Park Lane

Paris Chic Women's Boutique

Pioneer Bank & Trust

Project Solutions

The Quilt Shop

Regional Health

Small Business Administration

Select Imaging

Swank Spaces

Thompson Photography

University Center (UCRC) Bookstore