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BRC’s 2nd Annual Small Business Expo

September 11 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm


The Business Resource Coalition is presenting their 2nd Annual Small Business Expo on September 11, 2017 at Newton White Mansion
2708 Enterprise Road, Mitchellville, MD
10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Attendees: $25 | Exhibitors: $150

PROGRAM AGENDA
All roundtable workshops and presenters have been confirmed.

10:00 a.m.–10:30 a.m.
REGISTRATION & NETWORKING

10:30 a.m.–10:45 a.m.
Welcome and Opening Remarks

County Executive Rushern Baker, III

Shelly Gross-Wade, President & CEO, FSC First

10:45 a.m.–11:15 a.m.
“WE ARE ALL IN – BRIDGING THE GAP TO YOUR SUCCESS”
A panel discussion on the various tools and resources available to maintain a successful business from the business resource coalition members.
Mirinda Jackson, MBE Compliance Manager, Facilitator

11:15 a.m.–11:45 a.m.
“The Certification Program and Why You Need to Become Certified”
Cydnee Phoenix,
Executive Director
Supplier Development and Diversity Division

12:00 Noon
Buffet Luncheon served

12:15 p.m.
Introduction of Luncheon Speaker
June Evans, Center For Entrepreneurial Development, PGCC

12:20 p.m.
Luncheon Speaker

Gillie Haynes, Author of “Simply Speaking”
(Includes networking with the Speaker)

12:45 p.m.–1:00 p.m.
Networking & Vendor Exhibits

1:00 p.m.
ROUNDTABLE WORKSHOPS
(see the format and detailed descriptions of each workshop)

How to Obtain a Commercial Real Estate Loan
Steward Smith, FSC First

How to Create a Viable Succession Plan for Your Business
DeWayne Ellis, The Wealth Syndicate, LLC

How to Access Specialized Resources
Angie Duncanson, Maryland Women’s Business Center

How to Get Your Loan Approved
Leroy Tillery II, Capital One Bank

How to Use Your Financial Statements and Manage Your Cash Flow
Samantha Hawkins, CPA & Managing Partner, Gonzales & Hawkins, LLC

How to Fund Your Clean Energy Projects
Dawn Medley, FSC First

How to Accelerate Business Growth with Mentors, Management and Money
Lisa S. Smith, Bowie Business Innovation Center

2:30 p.m.
Acknowledgement of Sponsors, Raffles & dessert reception

Closing Remarks
Shelly Gross-Wade, President, FSC First

ATTENDEES

Advanced Registration is required.
Tickets: $25 (includes Buffet Lunch and Dessert Reception)

WE WELCOME

Accounting firms
Insurance Brokers
Equity Investors
Financial Institutions
Insurance Firms
Real Estate Professionals
Specialized Business Consultants are encouraged to exhibit.

 

Details

Date:
September 11
Time:
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Newton White Mansion
2708 Enterprise Road
Mitchellville, MD 20721 United States
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Phone:
301.883.6900