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Nick Westergaard announced as keynote speaker at Annual Banquet

January 10, 2019 at 10:55 AM

The Iowa City Area Chamber of Commerce has announced that its keynote speaker for the 2019 Annual Banquet will be Nick Westergaard.

Nick is Chief Strategist at Brand Driven Digital, where he helps build better brands at organizations of all sizes — from small businesses and Fortune 500 companies to President Obama’s Jobs Council. He’s also the author of Brand Now: How to Stand Out in a Crowded, Distracted World and Get Scrappy: Smarter Digital Marketing for Businesses Big and Small. An in-demand speaker at conferences throughout the world, he also teaches at the University of Iowa’s Tippie College of Business and hosts the popular On Brand podcast. Nick lives with his family in Coralville, Iowa.

The Annual Banquet is the Chamber's largest event of the year. It will take place Thursday, February 28, 2019 at the Coralville Marriott Hotel & Conference Center. The schedule currently includes a 5 p.m. social hour, followed by dinner at 6 p.m. and a program that will feature a review of the Chamber's achievements over the past year; a comedic video featuring local officials that's become a popular annual tradition; and comments by Chamber staff, keynote speaker Nick Westergaard and more.

The 2019 Chamber Annual Banquet is supported by Lead Sponsor P&G Oral Care, and by supporting sponsors Neumann Monson Architects and Shuttleworth & Ingersoll, P.L.C.

Early bird pricing is available for registrations that are received before Feb. 7. RSVP is required by Feb. 21. Visit here for tickets or more information. 

See a preview of Nick Westergaard's presentation below. 

Keynote Speaker and Author Nick Westergaard from Westergaard on Vimeo.