WSU Vancouver’s Business Growth MAP Alliance hosts forum on achieving results

Fri, 09/07/2018 - 1:00pm -- brenda_alling

VANCOUVER, Wash. – Learn how small businesses can achieve big results at Washington State University Vancouver’s next Business Growth MAP Alliance forum. The event will be held from 8:30 to 10 a.m. Sept. 19 at the Columbia Bank Community Room, 101 E. Sixth St., Vancouver.

The forum will identify the four elements of achieving dramatic results to help small businesses outperform the competition. It is the fourth forum in MAP Alliance’s 10-part leadership series, which will continue throughout the 2018/19 academic year.

This month’s speaker, Heidi Pozzo, is the author of “Leading the High-Performing Company.” She has more than 20 years of strategic, financial and operational experience and was named CFO of the Year in 2012 by the Portland Business Journal.  

The forum is open to all. Register online at and click the link “Upcoming events.” Cost is $10 per person in advance or $15 per person at the door. There is no cost for students with a valid WSU student ID.

The Business Growth MAP Alliance brings together small businesses and entrepreneurs to learn from each other, industry experts and WSU Vancouver faculty.

About WSU Vancouver

As one of six campuses of the Washington State University system, WSU Vancouver offers big-school resources in a small-school environment. The university provides affordable, high-quality baccalaureate- and graduate-level education to benefit the people and communities it serves. As the only four-year research university in Southwest Washington, WSU Vancouver helps drive economic growth through relationships with local businesses and industries, schools and nonprofit organizations. 

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Brenda Alling, Office of Marketing and Communications, 360-546-9601,


Ginille Forest, Business Growth MAP, 360-546-9533,

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