About the Events:
Members of Senator Brown’s staff, the IRS, the Small Business Administration (SBA), the U.S. Export Assistance Center, and the Department of Agriculture (USDA) will be on hand at the seminars to discuss opportunities for small and minority-owned businesses, including opportunities related to health insurance reform, the HIRE Act, the Recovery Act, and the U.S. Export Assistance Center, as well as contracting opportunities with the U.S. government.
Attendees will have the opportunity to network with representatives from the various agencies.
Topics will include:
– What health insurance reform means for your business
– What the HIRE Act incentives mean for your business
– Loan programs with the Small Business Administration
– Energy Efficiency Incentives for Businesses
– Export assistance and increasing your export sales
– Selling to the federal government as a way to increase sales
Thursday July 15, 2010, 10am to 12pm
Cuyahoga Community College, Unified Technologies Center
2415 Woodland Ave. Cleveland, OH
Friday July 16, 2010, 10am to 12pm
Medina County University Center
6300 Technology Lane Medina, OH
Tuesday July 20, 2010, 10am to 12pm
YSU Kilcawley Center, (Chestnut Room)
1 University Plaza Youngstown, OH
Thursday July 22, 2010, 10am to 12pm
Defiance College, Serrick Center
701 North Clinton St. Defiance, OH
Thursday July 22, 2010, 3pm to 5pm
University of Toledo, (Scott Park Auditorium)
2225 Nebraska Ave. Toledo, OH
Thursday July 29, 2010, 10am to 12pm
2020 East Maple St. North Canton, OH
The workshops are free and open to the public.
Additional workshops are being planned and will be announced at a later date.
Please RSVP by Calling: (216) 522 7272 or Email: Brown_RSVP@brown.senate.gov
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