Something BIG is happening in Nashville this October...
It's the only live conference dedicated to small firm entrepreneur architects... and it's going to be HUGE!

Two Days of Inspiration and Strategy for Your Architecture Firm’s Success

Join us for The EntreArchitect Community Annual Meeting from October 23 to 25, 2024, in vibrant Nashville, Tennessee; the ultimate “offsite retreat” designed specifically for architect business owners and small firm leaders.


Elevate Your Business, Empower Yourself, and Thrive in 2025!

This exclusive event offers a unique opportunity to reflect on the past year’s achievements and set crucial objectives for the future. Engage in live, interactive sessions led by industry experts on:

Participants at the EntreArchitect Community Annual Meeting 2022 in Austin, TX, attentively listen and raise their hands during an interactive training session.

  • Business Planning
  • Productivity
  • Business Systems
  • Branding
  • Marketing
  • Sales
  • Finance
  • Firm Growth
  • Team Culture
  • Leadership
  • Mental Health
  • AI Technology

Leave empowered with actionable strategies to ensure a successful year ahead. Don’t miss out on the blend of fun networking and insightful learning at The EntreArchitect Community Annual Meeting 2024.

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The Future of Architecture is Human

As technology continues to evolve, prioritizing people and fostering human-to-human connections matter more than ever before.

Keynote Speaker

<strong><h5>Keynote Speaker</h5></strong>

Morgan Chawaga

The Healthy Architect

Keynote Speaker

<strong><h5>Keynote Speaker</h5></strong>

Joe Lstiburek

Building Science Corporation

Workshop Presenter

<strong><h5>Workshop Presenter</h5></strong>

Shannyn Lee

Win Without Pitching

Workshop Presenter

<strong><h5>Workshop Presenter</h5></strong>

Bryon McCartney


This event has been approved by the American Institute of Architects for 8 Elective and 1 HSW Continuing Education Learning Units.

Shannon Hughes

Enlivened Studios

Dimitrius Lynch

Gābl Media

Todd Reding


Kim Healy

Brainstorming the Castle

Masheka Turner

BrightSkies Services

Duo Dickinson

Duo Dickinson Architect

Randy Wilburn

Gābl Media



Mark R. LePage


Host and Emcee

<strong><h5>Host and Emcee</h5></strong>

Jeff Echols

Shadow Partners

The EntreArchitect Community Annual Meeting 2024 | #TEACAM24

Since 2012, EntreArchitect has cultivated a supportive, collaborative community for small firm business owners. This event is a unique opportunity for all architect business owners and small firm leaders—whether part of our community or not—to network, learn, and grow together. Join us in Nashville and experience the real transformative power of this special event!

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The TEACAM24 Conference Agenda

Join us for a pre-event opening reception and two days of fun, focused learning.

Wednesday, October 23

5:00 to 6:00 PM (Local Time)
Registration Check-In

5:30 to 7:30 PM
TEACAM24 Opening Reception
Welcome to Nashville!

Thursday, October 24

7:00 to 8:00 AM
Registration Check-In

7:30 to 8:15 AM
Networking Breakfast

8:30 AM
Start of Session 1

8:30 to 8:45 AM
Mark R. LePage (Opening Remarks)
Two Days of Fun and Focus to Plan your Firm's Success

9:00 to 9:30 AM
Shannon Hughes
Humanizing Firm Culture with an Improv Mindset

9:30 to 10:00 AM
Todd Reding
Looking for “The One”? How to Choose Partners Wisely in Your Small Architecture Firm

10:10 to 10:30 AM
Networking Intermission

10:30 to 11:15 AM
Joe Lstiburek (Keynote)
There is No Such Thing as a Free Thermodynamic Lunch

11:20 AM
End of Session 1

11:35 AM to 12:20 PM
Networking Lunch

12:35 PM
Start of Session 2

12:45 to 1:15 PM
Masheka Turner
Create a Small Business Profit Strategy with Profit First

1:15 to 1:45 PM
Kim Healy
More Than Words: The Power of Brand Voice

1:45 to 2:00 PM
TEACAM24 Group Photo

2:00 to 2:20 PM
Networking Intermission

2:20 to 3:50 PM
Shannyn Lee (Interactive Workshop)
Win Without Pitching Sales Workshop

4:00 PM
End of Session 2 / End of Day 1

Friday, October 25

7:30 to 8:15 AM
Networking Breakfast

8:30 AM
Start of Session 3

8:45 to 10:15 AM
Bryon McCartney (Interactive Workshop)
The AI Advantage: Work Smarter, Not Harder with Custom GPTs for your Architecture Firm

10:15 to 10:30 AM
Intermission Break

10:30 to 11:00 AM
Dimitrius Lynch Jr. and Randy Wilburn
Grow Your Business Through Storytelling

11:00 to 11:30 AM
Duo Dickinson
Architecture is Human

11:30 to 11:45 AM
Mark R. LePage
You Are an Entrepreneur: The Critical Mindset of a Successful Small Firm

11:45 AM to 12:30 PM
Morgan Chawaga (Keynote)
The Healthy Architect

12:30 to 1:30 PM
TEACAM24 Commencement Reception
EntreArchitect Community Celebration

1:30 PM
End of Session 3 / End of Conference

Friday Afternoon

Explore Nashville!
Enjoy free time for lunch, live music, and additional networking with friends before you head home.

Discover the vibrant nightlife of Nashville! Join us at TEACAM24 from October 23-25, 2024, and immerse yourself in the dynamic energy and excitement of this iconic urban landscape.
(Photo by EntreArchitect Network Member Scott Thrift)

Please note that all times, speakers, and topics listed in the TEACAM24 conference agenda are subject to change. Stay tuned for updates.

Secure Your Spot at TEACAM24 Today!

Don't Miss Your Opportunity to Save - Early Registration Ends July 31, 2024

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Conference and Lodging at Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center

Limited "Group Rate" rooms are reserved for accommodations on the nights of October 23 and 24.

Experience impromptu social gatherings, dynamic networking opportunities, and attendee-led events throughout TEACAM24.

Book your lodging now at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center.

Situated in the heart of Nashville, Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center will welcome you to a stunning resort experience. From SoundWaves, the city’s premier aquatic attraction, to an exciting lineup of activities and entertainment, there’s something for the entire family to enjoy. Guests at the Opryland hotel suites can explore nine acres of indoor garden atriums, award-winning restaurants and bars, the world-class Relâche Spa, and a state-of-the-art fitness center.

The resort features more than 750,000 sq ft of flexible meeting space and 2,888 guest rooms, including 171 suites and five themed presidential suites. It's located near Nashville Intl. Airport, downtown, and attractions like the Grand Ole Opry and Ryman Auditorium for guests wishing to explore Music City.

2800 Opryland Drive, Nashville, Tennessee 37214

Book Your Room Now for Special Group Rates

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Without their generous support, this special event would not be possible.

Sponsorship Opportunities

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