Our SMBA Events

Nov
15
Wed
Business Basics @ Akron Global Business Accelerator, "M" Floor Conference Room #904
Nov 15 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The fundamentals for those interested in starting their own business or for those who have recently started a business, whether a commercial lease or a home-based operation. Learn about the planning process, initial financial projections, ownership options, review of the required forms, licensing, loan options and additional funding availability. Participants will receive the business plan outline during the session.

Seminar is free, but advance registration is required in order to issue parking passes and ensure adequate seating and training materials. To register, please call 330.375.2111, or email info@akronsbdc.org .

Take elevator to “M” Floor for Conference Room #904

 

Presented by

Jim Griggy, CBA, for the Ohio Small Business Development Center (OSBDC) at the Summit Medina Business Alliance (SMBA)

and

Mark Hansel, Lender Relations Rep for the Cleveland District Office of the U.S. Small Business Administration.

Nov
16
Thu
How to Write a Business Plan @ Akron Global Business Accelerator, "M" Floor Conference Room #904
Nov 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

The most important aspect of a business plan is to serve as a guide during the life of your business. It is the blueprint of your business and will serve to keep you on track. This workshop will not only teach you how to write a business plan, it will show you the value of having a business plan and keeping it current. Seminar is free, but advance registration is required in order to issue parking passes and ensure adequate seating and training materials. To register, please call 330.375.2111, or email info@akronsbdc.org.

Seminar begins promptly at 10 am.

 Take elevator to “M” Floor Conference Room #904

 

Presented by

Brian Walters, MBA, CBA for the Summit Medina Business Alliance

and

Mark Hansel, Cleveland District Office of the SBA, Dept. of Economic Development/Lender Relations