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Book Club Meets the Business Conference

sethgodin-200x300.jpgOn April 20, HarperStudio will combine book clubs, book tours, and business conferences in a single event. The imprint will bring HarperStudio authors together for a short conference entitled re-Set: The Business Models of Tomorrow.

The whole event will be hosted by author Seth Godin (pictured). Speakers include NY Times contributor Anna Bernasek, former Disney CEO Michael Eisner, business author Tom Peters, wine and social media expert Gary Vaynerchuk. The short conference includes breakfast, idea sharing, and a forum. Each participant receives a signed copy of each panelist’s current book.

Here’s more from the site: “re-Set Business is an innovative speaker series designed for senior-level executives to share thoughts with the world’s leading visionaries about how the world does business in a variety of fields, today and in the future.”

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