Food Networking Sessions

March 27, 2019

Charlottetown, PEI

Bill Bishop, Founder of The Big Idea Company, presents....

"The New Factory Thinker: Re-Wiring Our Minds For Success In a Disrupted Marketplace"

11:30AM  Welcome & Presentation from Bill Bishop

12:30PM Networking Luncheon

Bill Bishop is the founder and CEO of The BIG Idea Company,an innovation and communications company based in Toronto. He is also founder of The New Economy Network, with chapters in Toronto, Edmonton, Vancouver, and Washington D.C.

During the past 30 years, 5,000-plus companies have participated in TheBIG Idea Adventureā„¢, a step-by-step coaching program Bill created to help companies develop, package, and communicate BIG Ideas.  These BIG Ideas include one-of-a-kind products and services, disruptive business models, new packaging concepts, and unconventional marketing promotions. 

Bill is also the author of nine books including How To Sell A LobsterThe Problem With PenguinsBeyond Basketballs, and Global Marketing For The Digital Age.  He was also the author of Strategic Marketing For The Digital Age, the first book published in the world about digital marketing.  

He recently publishedThe New Factory Thinker: Re-Wiring Our Minds For Success In A Disrupted Marketplace, and Return Of The Lobster, a sequel to his lobster book.

Bill has given speeches to hundreds of organizations including The MIT Entrepreneur Program, MacKay CEO Forums, TEC, Entrepreneur's Organization (EO), Advocis, The Knowledge Bureau, MDRT, NAIFA, NAPFA, Independent Financial Brokers, Workcomp Advisors, Pro-Seminars, BNI,, The Ivey School of Business, The Schulich School of Business, and Queen's University Executive MBA Program.

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