This event is not farm-focused but will offer a lot of great business-training skills for any business owner (including farmers)! If anyone ends up going, please let me know what you learned! Thanks!
2012 Small Business Expo
Santa Rosa Plaza and Coddingtown Mall are presenting the 2012 Small Business Expo
The objective is to gather local entrepreneurs and small business owners in one place and provide resources they need to start their own or expand an existing business while showcasing the mall as a potential location for their business.
10 - 11:30 AM: FranNet presents "Be Your Own Boss"
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM: FranNet Franchise Panel Q&A
1 - 2:30 PM: SCORE presents: "ABC's of Business Start-Ups: What Does It Take To Be An Entrepreneur?"
2:30 - 3:30 PM Small Business Development Center presents: "Show Me The Money: Loan Sourcing in Tough Times"
3:30 - 4:30 PM Michael Rice from Circle Bank presents "SBA Financing" (Small Business Administration Financing)
4:30 - 5:30 PM Hilliard Management Group presents "Quickbooks"
The event will be held two (2) consecutive Saturdays at each of the centers.
Attendance is free.
Saturday, June 23, 2012 10am-6pm
Santa Rosa Plaza
Saturday, June 30, 2012 10am-6pm