Join other dynamic and successful business owners in the Independence region from noon to 6:00pm on Thursday May 11th for the annual Independence Regional Business Expo at the Stoney Creek Hotel and Conference Center. The Expo is being brought to you by the Missouri Small Business &Technology Development Centers and is coordinated by the Independence EDC & Independence Chamber. Many of the most recognizable businesses in Missouri’s second largest county will be displaying, explaining, and demonstrating their products and services. Features of the day will include a Business Speakers Series and a “Taste of Independence” Expo After Hours event where you can sample food from area restaurants, caterers, and food producers from 4pm-6pm. Grab a cocktail from one of the cash bars and stroll through the expo booths to taste samples of food made In Independence or served at local restaurants. Speakers will cover topics including cyber security, social media marketing, financing, managing a remote workforce and government procurement.