Governor Phil Scott to address the BizFit Conference on April 27 at the Mountain Top Inn: a one-day event focused on stimulating local economic growth

Vermont Governor Phil Scott has just agreed to be the lunchtime keynote speaker at the BizFit Conference to be held on Thursday, April 27, 2017 from 8:00 am to 3:45 pm at the Mountain Top Inn, Chittenden VT.

Organized by Evolve Rutland, The Bizfit Conference will focus on the powerful interrelationship between healthy economic development and a healthy community by engaging all stakeholders in dynamic discussions that address long-term challenges and opportunities to improve economic activity, growing a mid-size business, women-owned businesses, and enhancing our quality of place.

Governor Phil Scott will be joined by a distinguished group of leading experts, thought leaders and business professionals who are seeking to establish a more dynamic business environment through the region by creating a nexus of affordable housing, healthcare, and sustainable businesses: an environment that empowers individuals to establish a proper life balance between career, family, and wellness. Also highlighted will be the importance of advancing women in leadership positions to “leave no assets on the table” in expanding the regional economy.

Participants will engage in lively and interactive discussions with a distinguished list of guest speakers and panelists, including Tiff Bluemle, Hal Dursema, Debbie Augenthaler, Jacki Becker, Jeff Couture, Cairn Cross, Yvonne Daley, Cary Brown and more.

The BizFit Conference will also provide an ideal platform for networking with leading area employers, entrepreneurs, and businesses professionals of all ages. Event sponsors include Chris Fucci Associates, UBS, Davis & Hodgdon Associates, Mountain Top Inn & Resort, Ryan Smith Carbine Ltd., Rutland Regional Medical Center, Kinney Pike, McDonalds, and The Vermont Country Store.

Attendance fee for this one-day event is $95, which includes a continental breakfast, lunch, and coffee breaks. For registration and sponsorship information, visit or call Kiki McShane at 802-345-1252.