President and chief executive officer of Frieda’s Inc., Karen Caplan, is the first keynote speaker in Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses series.

Frieda’s president chosen for Goldman Sachs speechThe speech is July 11 at Long Beach City College, according to a news release.

Caplan plans to share advice for growing a business, including helpful deal-closing tips, social networking and LinkedIn insight and how being a community leader can help with networking, according to the release.

Those who attend the event will receive a copy of Caplan’s “Top 10 Keys To Success in a Family Business.”

Caplan is the daughter of founder Frieda Caplan and she has had many positions within the business.

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