Why Small Businesses and Non-Profits?
Small business owners and nonprofit professionals face similar difficulties in visibility, fundraising/crowd sourcing, and maximizing productivity with limited resources and personnel. You will learn how to address these challenges and take action, here at The IDEAL Conference.
Who should attend?
  • Program and Website Developers
  • Intermediate Management
  • Business Owners
  • Non-Profit Staff, Leaders and Advocates
  • Marketing and Communication Strategists
  • Anyone who is looking to advance professionally and personally
The IDEAL Conference is brought to you by Child Care Resource Center (CCRC)
One of the largest non-profits in California at the forefront of advocacy, communications and research, and is led by nationally recognized members in the non-profit community. In just the past 15 years of its 40+ year history, CCRC has tripled in size, budget and impact, serving over 50,000 families every month at 25 locations spanning 22,500 square miles in Northern Los Angeles and San Bernardino County.
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Exclusive VIP Roundtable Event - $195

September 18, 2019 – Limited to 60 participants

Speed network with experts and speakers in small groups of no more than 10 participants during six 45 minute rounds. Sharing experiences in a group setting provides an excellent opportunity for knowledge exchange on specific topics.

Small Business & Non-profit Summit - $395

September 19, 2019 – Limited to 300 participants
Experience an action packed day of panels, 24 cutting edge sessions, inspiring keynote speakers, networking, great food and a little fun for good measure at our evening’s mix and mingle event!

2 Day Exclusive Access Bundle - $590

Invest in yourself and save! Secure your seat at both our Exclusive VIP Roundtable Event and Small Business & Non-Profit Summit.

Are you ready to level up?

Inspiring speakers, panels, and cutting edge session topics. 

We’ve put together 24 powerful sessions to help you build your personal brand and run a successful business. Whether you need to keep up with the latest marketing trends, evolving technology, or developing the next level of leadership, you will get the most out of your time.

After all, investing in yourself and your workforce is the best investment you can make.

Speakers

Shiza Shahid

Shiza Shahid is an entrepeneur, technologist, investor and impact leader.

Shiza Shahid

Founder, NowVentures
Co-Founder & Founding CEO, Malala Fund

Shiza is a renowned for her work, receiving many awards as a thought leader. She was named one of TIME’s “30 Under 30 People Changing the World,” Forbes “30 Under 30 - Social Entrepreneurs” and a Tribeca Institute Disruptive Innovator.

Abbie Schiller + Samantha Counter

Founder & CEO Abbie Schiller, President Samantha Counter

Abbie Schiller + Samantha Counter

Founder & CEO Abbie Schiller, President Samantha Counter

Founder & CEO Abbie Schiller partnered with Samantha Counter (President) to launch The Mother Company 10 years ago. With the mission to Help Parents Raise Good People, they redefined children’s entertainment with their Emmy award winning Ruby’s Studio, co-wrote 11 award-winning children’s books, and partnered with CCRC to release their first bilingual book. They are featured across all forms of media as successful entrepreneurs & parenting experts.

Warren Riley

Warren Riley is President of NPO Solutions and author of The Resource Development Systems.

Warren Riley

President of NPO Solutions

Warren has served as a strategic planning expert for more than two decades. His book, The Resource Development System, has transformed hundreds of nonprofit organizations across the country. As a leader and entrepreneur, Warren works with visionary executive directors and boards of directors seeking to build capacity within their organizations to advance their missions.

Saeed H. Mirfattah, M.A., CPCC

Saeed Mirfattah, M.A., CPCC is the founder of The 360 Impact

Saeed H. Mirfattah, M.A., CPCC

Founder of The 360 Impact

Saeed is the founder of The 360 Impact, a consulting firm dedicated to developing leaders, coaching teams, and transforming culture. His expertise is shaped by over three decades of executive leadership, management, coaching, facilitation and training experience on various sides of the table: for-profit and non-profit, public and private. He has built and run his own enterprises, served on nonprofit boards, consulted to leaders, CEOs, entrepreneurs and startups as well as philanthropists and foundations. He has worked locally, nationally and internationally in small, medium and large sized organizations.

Zack Schuler

Zack Schuler is Founder & CEO of NINJIO

Zack Schuler

Zack Schuler is Founder & CEO of NINJIO

Zack Schuler is an entrepreneur who has been in the technology space for over 20 years. Zack started his first business (Cal Net Technology Group) when he was 21 years old, as a one-man network engineer going from business to business, assisting them with their technology. Over the next 18 years Zack grew Cal Net to almost 100 employees producing close to $20M in annual revenue. Knowing that there was more in store for Zack, he sold Cal Net in October of 2013 to a Private Equity Firm.

Krischa Esquivel

Early Learning Manager

Krischa Esquivel

Early Learning Manager

Krischa has 22+ years of experience managing and leading non-profit programs. Her expertise on non-traditional parenting and leadership development, has led to keynote presentations, a number of podcast guest spots, and she recently completed a TedX talk on Treating Our Children Better. Krischa works with other professionals to publish a college textbook for the California Junior Colleges on Diversity & Inclusion for all Early Care and Education students and sits on the Board of Directors for a charter school in the San Fernando Valley.
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