2013 — BID Designs hosted its third annual premier business development training conference, BID ConneX, on Aug. 14, 2013. The conference was held at the Jackson Center in Cummings Research Park in Huntsville, Ala.

BID ConneX serves to connect government contractors with experts, tools, and processes they need to grow. Attendees had the opportunity to attend 13 different courses falling under four different tracks: Proposal and Process, Capture and Strategy, Marketing/Networking in Your Community, and Leadership.

Mike Durant, CEO and president of Pinnacle Solutions, Inc., served as the keynote speaker. His presentation, “In the Company of Heroes,” focused on U.S. Special Operations. Presenters included:

Brent Paris, Chris Luchtefeld, and Josh Olive, BID Designs
Laura Huckabee-Jennings, Transcend Leadership Coaching
Joanne Randolph, WBCNA
Jose J. Matienzo, Huntsville Advance Defense Technology Cluster
Loren Traylor, Wyle
Sarah H. Savage, Community Foundation of Huntsville and National Association of Leadership Programs.
For more information on BID ConneX, visit:
http://bid-connex.com/.