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Greater Akron Chamber Presents The Morning Buzz on Friday, February 8, 2019

Greater Akron—The Morning Buzz is a monthly speaker breakfast series, which aims to connect small- and medium-sized businesses by facilitating the exchange of ideas and strategies for business growth and success.  On Friday, January 11, 2019, join us to hear Ned Parks, Owner of Aegis 360™ Consulting, present “Culture is Built on Values and Delivered by Leaders.”

What are the unwritten rules and norms of your organization?  Are you even aware of them? How do they drive employee recruitment and retention?  How do they drive interacting with your customers?  Ned Parks will guide you to look at your organization with an eye on culture.

Ned owns Aegis 360™ Consulting a global provider of business consulting and staff development services that help organizations improve leadership competencies, discover and align business strategies and improve culture though employee engagement efforts.

Parks background crosses a wide swath of experience a U.S. Army Officer/ Helicopter Instructor pilot and business owner.  He has spoken and trained all over the world.  He has given well over 2,000 presentations to over 30,000 people.  While an officer in the Army Ned worked on the international training team teaching leadership and flight topics to military students from all over the world.  He has owned his own business and worked as a division manager in a manufacturing company.

Ned attended The University of Akron and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. He holds multiple professional flight certificates and is a certified flight instructor and spent many years in the general aviation business owning and operating FBO’s, charter operations, flight schools and corporate flight departments. Ned is the author a just released book, The Simple and Easy Manager: What Managers Need to Know Before They Need to Know It, available on Amazon, Barnes and Noble and 800CEOREAD.COM.

When he is not working with clients or writing books Ned is an active flight instructor and lives in Akron with his wife, dog, cats and horse while his daughter sets the world on fire.
The Morning Buzz will be held at the Hilton Garden Inn Akron, 1307 E. Market St., Akron, Ohio 44305.  Business connections, registration and breakfast begin at 7:30 a.m., and the program will be held from 8:00 to 9:00 a.m.  The cost is $25 for members, $50 for non-members and includes a breakfast buffet.  To make a reservation, call the Greater Akron Chamber at (330) 376-5550 or register on-line at www.greaterakronchamber.org.
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