SME Announces 2018-19 Speaker Line-Up

Sioux Falls, S.D. – Sales & Marketing Executives (SME) of Sioux Falls today announces its speaker line-up for the 2018/2019 season. SME Sioux Falls contracts with national, regional and local speakers for monthly membership meetings and the annual Women in Business® event held in April. The public is welcome to these events.

Membership meetings are 11:30am to 1:00pm at The Country Club of Sioux Falls.  Members come free and guests can attend for $40.

· Tuesday, September 25: Jeffrey Hayzlett

“Think Big, Act Bigger: The Rewards of Being Relentless”

· Tuesday, October 23: Chris Westfall

“Leadership Language”

· Tuesday, November 13: John Riddle

“Leadership Today – Growning Leaders in Today’s Market”

· Tuesday, January 22: Mark Matteson

“It’s About TIME”

· Tuesday, March 26: Corey Perlman

“Social Selling for Sales Teams”

· Tuesday, April 16: Dan Caro

“Making Adversity Work for You”

· Tuesday, May 14: Sheila Anderson

“Building a Powerful Presence”

The annualSME Excellence Awards® will be held on Tuesday, February 26 at the Sioux Falls Convention Center. This year’s South Dakota Sales and Marketing Executive of the Year™ is Mark Griffin from Lewis Drug.  Tickets are $55.

On Tuesday, April 23, Taya Kyle will be the keynote speaker at the SME Women in Business® event. Taya is the widow of late U.S. Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle.  Tickets are $75.

For ticket information or information on events and membership, contact Sue Ford at 605.336.5626 or go online at smesiouxfalls.org.

About Sales and Marketing Executives Inc. of Sioux Falls (SME):

SME is the premier organization for developing and sustaining a driven and influential force of leaders in our community, and continuously provides our elite membership with networking opportunities and world-class education thus giving them “an edge to their success®”.    SME members include CEOs, marketing managers, sales managers and other senior executives who contribute to the advancement of sales and marketing management.  More information about Sales and Marketing Executives, Inc. is available at www.smesiouxfalls.org.   ###