Small Business Workshop Series - Hosted by Office Evolution Troy

Office Evolution Troy will be hosting a series of Small Business Workshops Fall 2023!

If you are an existing small business, just started the paperwork process or are even just thinking about starting a small business, this is an event that you won’t want to miss!

Network with other small business owners and bring your questions that Google won’t give you a straight answers for! We’ve got the experts to share their expertise and guide you through whatever process you are struggling with.

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Event Agenda

5:00 PM – 5:45 PM – Open Networking

5:45 PM – 6:00 PM – Introductions

6:00 – 6:45 PM – Speaker Presentations

6:45 PM – 7:30 PM – Question & Answer Session

7:30 PM – 8:00 PM – Open Networking


Experts – Thursday, September 14, 2023, 5-8 PM

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Gary Kravitz Head Shot

Gary Kravitz – Attorney with Maddin Houser. From Terms of Service and Privacy Policy pages on your website to operating agreements and LLC filing, Gary is the legal expert you are looking for. As Gary likes to say, the K in Kravitz stand for Kontract!

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Dr Ruth Mannschreck – Shoreline Strategies LLC, Founder & CEO

As a dentist in private practice for over 30 years, Dr. Ruth started her first practice from scratch, built it up and sold it. She bought another practice and did the same. She has been coaching and mentoring other small business owners for the last 15+ years.

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Amelia Shereda – Group Management Services, Inc.

Amelia Shereda has been with Group Management Services for just over a year as a sales specialist. An EMU alumni with a passion for helping small businesses, Amelia’s first job was stuffing envelopes at her family’s small business nearly 14 years ago. GMS is a Certified Professional Employer Organization (CPEO) that focuses specifically on helping small business owners decrease employee-related costs while simultaneously streamlining and creating efficiencies in their company.

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Damon Johnson – President, DJ Realty Solutions, Chairman Of M1 Mortgage Lending, President DAMON INC – A Social Media Company

Real Estate and Social Media are the two passions that Damon gets to practice everyday. Helping clients and creating new and exciting ways of doing business keep this social media influencer, steps ahead of an ever changing market.

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Mike Steidemann – Pontiac Intelligence

Mike ended up in advertising on a fluke, but what a ride it’s been! With experience on the first wave of digital advertising, the first wave of programmatic advertising, early to the social marketing game via YouTube, Mike can’t wait to see what the next big challenge is!  Mike has 20 years’ experience in media and 10 of those have been in programmatic advertising.  Mike has worked for small companies (employee #16) and large ones (running the entire $50M+ per year YouTube budget). Mike may not be a great salesperson, but he’s a pretty darn good teacher, with a special LOVE for helping people understand complicated topics via stories and analogies.

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Experts – October 5, 2023, 5-8 PM 



Cyndee Sparre – My Collective Network 

My inspiration to make an impact in the business networking community began when I started networking in November 2019. I invested a significant amount of time seeking small networking groups that had an opening for the particular industry I represented, which was insurance at that time. 

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Arvind Sapra – Sapra CFO LLC


Arvind Sapra with Sapra CFO serves as a Financial Navigator for your business.  He is a Big 4 trained CPA and has served various multinational companies.  Differing from a traditional CPA recording history in the rearview mirror, he proactively assists you in writing your story by boosting profits & cash flow via Financial Operations, Tax Strategy, and Process Improvement methods.  Arvind grew up in Rochester, has lived in various major cities, and now resides in Royal Oak.  He is a proud Spartan, avid traveler, and enjoys performing stand-up comedy.

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Tim Bryson – Sandler by EAM Consulting

Since joining Sandler by EAM Consulting Group in 2019, he has helped entrepreneurs, sales professionals, service/delivery teams, and all levels of organizational leadership cultivate their full potential, consider challenges from a fresh perspective, and ultimately increase top- and bottom-line revenue, as well as personal satisfaction and fulfillment.

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Chris Foster – FosDog Web Services

As a WordPress Expert, Foster is passionate about his personalized approach, and brings with him his extensive experience, online marketing knowledge and local availability. Foster roots for the small business owner and excels in helping them “get found online.” FosDog is your online business retriever. He is proud to be your full service WordPress website expert.

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Head Shot Minis With Lauren Giuliani

Need to refresh your website, socials or email signature with an updated photo? Look no further because Lauren Giulianni has you covered.

Mini sessions are also available during our small business work shop series event in October 2023!

Sign Up For Head Shot Minis With Lauren Here >>>> 

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