Our SMBA Events

Jun
3
Wed
Business Basics Part 2 CANCELED @ Bounce Innovation Hub
Jun 3 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Both Parts I & II are the fundamentals for those interested in starting or who have already started a small 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.  Please remember to bring the training folder you received in Business Basics Part 1.

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 .

Presented by

Jim Griggy, EDFP, 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.  

Jul
8
Wed
Business Basics Part One @ Bounce Innovation Hub
Jul 8 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Business Basics Part 1 @ Bounce Innovation Hub 

Both Parts I & II are the fundamentals for those interested in starting or who have already started a small 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 .

 

Presented by

Jim Griggy, EDFP, 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.  

Jul
15
Wed
How to Write a Business Plan @ Bounce Innovation Hub
Jul 15 @ 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.

Presented by

Brian Walters, MBA, EDFP, 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.