Philadelphia, Penn. (PRWEB) June 9, 2005
ICEA, the International Concierge and Errand Association has announced details of their annual International Conference to be held August 4 Â 7th, 2005 in Washington, D.C.
Small business owners and service providers from around the globe will gather for the highly anticipated ÂCapital ConnectionsÂ event, traditionally a launch pad for new ventures and partnerships among the attendees. The highly focused small business conference will feature valuable industry insight and education for professionals in the unique and growing Concierge and Errand Services industry.
In addition to specialized seminars, roundtable discussions and networking events, ICEA will be releasing the results of their annual Industry Survey at the conference.
ÂThe direct fiscal impact of our industry has not been widely recognized yet by business analysts,Â says ICEA President Cynthia Adkins. Yet savvy service partners who have tapped into concierge referral networks are reaping the rewards. ÂWe estimate revenue for our industry and subsequent service partner referrals will exceed $5 billion in 2005,Â Adkins adds.
ICEAÂs Capital Connections Conference is open to all, allowing the opportunity for both newcomers and industry leaders from around the world to build essential business relationships at this pinnacle event. Pre-conference seminars and discounted memberships are available specifically for those considering starting a concierge or errand service business. Corporate sponsorships are still available for various events throughout the conference.
ICEA is the leading global professional association committed to supporting the owners and operators of concierge and errand service businesses throughout the world. More information can be found online at http://www.iceaweb.org.