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LEARN MORE ABOUT THE 2016 SMALL BUSINESS SUMMIT — JUNE 13-15, 2016
At America's Small Business Summit, you will hear from industry leaders, policy experts, and successful entrepreneurs. Sign-up for our e-newsletter to learn when new speakers are confirmed. More speakers coming soon!
Nicole Snow is the founder and CEO of Darn Good Yarn, the leading importer of recycled silk yarns in the US. She provides steady employment at a living wage for more than 300 families in India and Nepal who create Darn Good Yarn’s products. Darn Good Yarn was also able save over 100,000 pounds of material from ending up in landfills, and instead utilize them for quality craft supplies. Snow’s passion and drive enabled Darn Good Yarn to win the grand prize in the first ever FedEx Small Business Grant contest in 2013. Prior to founding Darn Good Yarn, Snow started another company, Around the Om. Snow was commissioned into the Air Force directly after college, serving as an officer and a Contract Specialist. Snow received a Bachelor of Science in Business and Technology Management with a concentration on International Business from Clarkson University in 2004. She currently lives in Maine with her husband, Mike and dog, Squeakers.
Past summit speakers include:
- General Colin L. Powell (Ret.)
- Steve Forbes
- Barbara Corcoran
- Daymond John
- Joe Scarborough
- Gary Vaynerchuk
- Steve Case
- Bob Woodward
- General Stanley A. McChrystal
- James “The Ragin’ Cajun” Carville
- Mary Matalin