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It's Time for the Expo in Englewood!

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

3rd Annual Englewood Business Resource & Lenders Expo

Did you realize there is a wealth of business resources at your fingertips?

* Learn about Opportunity Zones.
* Learn how to expand your business by getting certified for potential government contracts.
* Learn how you may receive help streamlining your manufacturing business.
* Learn about how the library can help with business marketing research.
* Hear from the area's nonprofit lenders and what they can do for your business.
* Hear from the Small Business Administration and the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
* Visit directly with all of the above--and MORE!

The third annual Englewood Business Resource & Lenders Expo is being held Friday, March 22nd, 8:00 – 9:30 AM, at the Englewood Civic Center, 2nd floor Community Room.  Twenty business resource partners will each give a short introduction to their services. Marcia McGilley of the Aurora-South Metro SBDC will emcee the event, and the City of Englewood will give an update from the Economic Development Office.  A continental breakfast will be served, AND it's all FREE.  Get all the details for this free event here.

Celebrate #SBDCDay March 20th

Friday, March 08, 2019

Celebrate #SBDCDay:  www.AmericasSBDC.org/SBDCDay

* Did you know?  Small Businesses make up 99.9% of ALL the companies in the U.S. and employ almost half of the workforce.

* Of pre-venture SBDC in-depth clients, 60.7% start new businesses, and 50% of SBDC clients start a business within the first year.

Parker Area Chamber - Photo of the Day

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Marcia McGilley, Executive Director of the Aurora-South Metro SBDC, spoke today for the Parker Area Chamber of Commerce Lunch-N-Learn on the topic "The Mind of the Entrepreneur."  She gave the top 10 myths and facts about what makes an entrepreneur who they are.  It looks like Mrs. Parker was there, too.  Beautiful!

Veterans Small Business Week

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Veterans Small Business Week:  Expansion & Growth

WHO:  Vets who own a business and want to expand and grow.

WHEN:   Monday, November 5, 2018 | 12PM - 3PM
              
 Food truck available if you wish to purchase lunch on location.

WHERE:  Launch Pad Brewery | 884 S. Buckley Rd. | Aurora, CO 80017

REGISTER:   This is a free event; please pre-register.
                     www.Aurora-SouthMetroSBDC.com/training > Browse Workshops

 AGENDA: 

 -- U.S. SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION  COLORADO DISTRICT OFFICE:  Opening Remarks

 -- BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE:  Command Representative

-- AURORA-SOUTH METRO SBDC:  The Business Model Canvas

-- SCORE:  Business Check-Up

-- PREFERRED LENDING PARTNERS:  How to Fund an Expanding and Growing Business

-- PANEL OF VET BUSINESS OWNERS:  Sharing their Road to Success

 Sponsored by the presenters listed above.

Thanks For Watching!

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Mention was made recently of the Aurora-South Metro SBDC on Aurora News Weekly:

Aurora-South Metro Small Business Development Center

Click below to watch other stories recently featured on Aurora News Weekly:

Aurora, Brothers Redevelopment & Partners Host Groundbreaking for Paris Family Apartments
 
Aurora Hosts Military and Veterans Employment Expo
 
New VA Hospital Grand Opening
 
Save the Date for “Colorado Remembers” Event
 
7/20 Foundation Gets Ready to Send Peace Crane Wreath to Parkland, FL
 
Original Aurora Zoning Code Draft Ready for Public Review
 
Sign Up Now for the Citizens’ Planning Academy
 
RTD is Hosting Telephone Town Hall Meetings
 
Parking Reminders from Park Aurora
 
Senior Resource Center Needs Drivers in Aurora
 
Free Legal Clinic at Aurora Central Library
 
Cherry Creek School District Announces New Superintendent
 
A Behind-the-Scenes Look at Aurora’s Donut House
 
Aurora-South Metro Small Business Development Center
 
Meet Aurora’s Championship Therapeutic Recreation Basketball Team & Coach
 
Falck Rocky Mountain Teams Up with St. Baldrick’s for a Childhood Cancer Fundraiser
 
Wild Rides at Stevo’s Pizza on Havana

Thanks for watching Aurora TV!
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If you have a story to tell about your business let us know!
Aurora-South Metro SBDC, 303-326-8686