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Speaking: Ren has given hundreds of live presentations to corporate, student, and entrepreneurial groups of 20 to 20,000. Ren’s speeches are customized to meet the specific needs of his audience.

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Ren’s Most Popular Presentations

  • Profitpreneurship, Creating a Business That Makes “Real” Money
  • Be Your Own CFO and Produce Outstanding Financial Results
  • Building a Profit-Driven Business
  • Raising Financing

Ren’s Subject Matter

  • Helping a struggling business recover and thrive
  • Helping a business make “real” money
  • Raising business financing
  • Starting a business
  • Growing a business

Potential Interview Questions:

  • What prevents businesses from making “real” money?
  • What is Profitpreneurship?
  • How can an entrepreneur tell if his or her business is in trouble?
  • What tools should every business owner use?
  • How can you convince employees to care like the owners?
  • How can business owners obtain financing in this economic environment?
  • When it is OK to “Cook the Books”
  • How can a business of any size build their Profit Team?

Previous Events

Television interview for Community Media Network – August 28, 2012

EO Accelerator Money Day (Sterling Heights, MI) – August 8, 2012 

“Your CPA Is Not Your CFO! But Your Bookkeeper Is Closer Than You Think…” (Troy, MI)- April 25, 2012

Interviewed for Eventual Millionaires Podcast- December, 2011

Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants (MACPA): “Ten Indicators of Financial Trouble” Webinar – October 19, 2011

Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants (MACPA) Controllership Conference: “Make Your Accounting Department More Efficient” (Novi, MI) – September 27, 2011

Interview Live on BlogTalkRadio.com – March 17th, 2011

SCORE Presents: “Financing – How to get the money to start, own and operate your own business” (Canton, MI) – January 20, 2011

SCORE Presents: “Funding Your Business – Who has the money? Where`s it going to come from?” (Canton, MI) – December 16, 2010

Book Signing (Ann Arbor, MI) – September 21, 2010

“Managing Cash Flow – How to determine a self-sustained growth rate without taking on additional investment” (Ann Arbor, MI )– April 28, 2010

Beta Alpha Psi, National Association, and Oasis: “Alternative Finance Careers”  (Rochester, MI)– January 7, 2010

“5 Tips for Achieving Extraordinary Financial Results” Webinar –December 8, 2009

Global Entrepreneurship Week, Global Innovation Tournament Kickoff: Keynote speaker, Ren Carlton presents on his entrepreneurial journey, “Taking An Innovative Idea and Following Through With It” (Southfield, MI) – November, 2009 

Venture Forward: “Using Financial Tools, Critical Financial Decision Making, What Can Go Wrong” (Detroit, MI)– October, 2009

Venture Forward: “Using Financial Tools, Critical Financial Decision Making, What Can Go Wrong” (Pontiac, MI) –October, 2009

Fasttrac NewVenture: “Setting Financial Goals, How to Use Financial Information to Insure Business Success (Pontiac, MI)– September, 2009

Fasttrac NewVenture: “Financial Information and Profitability” (Detroit, MI) – September, 2009

Entrepreneur’s Organization, Detroit Accelerator Chapter: “Building a Profit Driven Business” (Farmington Hills, MI) – August, 2009

Fasttrac NewVenture:  “Setting Financial Goals, How to Use Financial Information to Insure Business Success”  (Detroit, MI) – August, 2009

Venture Forward: “Using Financial Tools, Critical Financial Decision Making, What Can Go Wrong” (Pontiac, MI) – March, 2009

“Buying Your First Business During a Recession” (Bloomfield Hills, MI) – February, 2009

Entrepreneur’s Organization, NY Chapter: “Greed is Good, Building a Profit Driven Business” (Pittsford, NY) – July, 2008

Better Business Bureau: “Greed is Good, Building a Profit Driven Business” (Detroit, MI) – October, 2008

Venture Forward: “Using Financial Tools, Critical Financial Decision Making, What Can Go Wrong” (Pontiac, MI) – October, 2008

Troy Chamber of Commerce, Business Boot Camp Seminar: “Building a Profit Driven Enterprise” (Troy, MI) – March, 2008

National Collegiate Entrepreneurs` Organizational Conference: “Success Stories” (Ypsilanti, MI) – February, 2008

Troy Chamber of Commerce, Luncheon and Mini Business Expo: “Road to Success — One Entrepreneur`s Driving Force” (Bloomfield Hills, MI) – October, 2007

National Collegiate Entrepreneurs` Organizational Conference: “Greed Is Good — Building a Profit Driven Enterprise” (Ypsilanti, MI) – March, 2007

“Michigan Entrepreneur Television”, Hosted by Tara Kachaturnoff – March, 2007

“Building a Money Making Machine – Managing Your Business from the CFO Perspective” (Troy, MI) – November, 2006

MACPA Small Practitioners Conference: “Preparing Your Clients for Financing” (Kalamazoo, MI) –  August, 2005

MACPA Summer Management Information Show: “CPAs in Private Practice – Industry Ethics and Responsibilities” (Livonia, MI) – June, 2005

MACPA Spring Management Information Show: “Ethics in CPA Advertising” (Grand Rapids, MI) – June, 2005

Troy Chamber of Commerce/ Small Business Seminar Series: “Be Your Own CFO” (Troy, MI) – January, 2005

MACPA Personal Financial Planning Conference: “Ethics in Fee Sharing Agreements” (Troy, MI) – November, 2004

National Collegiate Entrepreneurs` Organizational Conference: “Your Financing Operations” (Ypsilanti, MI) – March, 2004

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