Lunch and Learn in Parker

Thursday, September 06, 2018

Small Business Specialist Chuck Hahn will be presenting at the Parker Area Chamber Lunch and Learn.  One of his favorite subjects is market research.  The key to a successful business is knowing your customer and providing excellent customer service.

Market Research Made Simple | Wednesday, September 12th | 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM | FREE
A marketing expert, Chuck will help you navigate through several research options designed to lead you toward making better business decisions, with the ultimate goal of becoming more profitable and competitive.  Register here...

Centennial Airport's DBE Goals

Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Centennial Airport's Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Goals
Centennial Airport and Arapahoe County Public Airport Authority (ACPAA) has established a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) program in accordance with regulations of the U.S. Department of Transportation, 49 CFR Part 26. For Fiscal Year 2018 through 2020, the Airport has established an overall goal of 4.51% of the Federal financial assistance it will receive for improvements to the airport. The Airport estimates it will meet this goal through 0.32% race neutral means and 4.19% race conscious means. The proposed DBE goal and its rationale will be available for review between 8:00 AM and 5:00 PM at Centennial Airport, 7800 S. Peoria St., Englewood, CO  80112
Comments on the DBE goal will be accepted for 30 days from the date of this publication (August 1st) and can be sent to the following:
     Mike Fronapfel, Director of Planning and Development
     7800 S. Peoria St., Box G-1 | Englewood, CO 80112 | (303) 218-2903

Englewood Business Resource Kick-Off

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

REMINDER to all greater Englewood businesses:  The City of Englewood is holding a business resource kick-off tomorrow morning, 8:00 - 9:30 AM, at the Englewood Civic Center, 1000 Englewood Pkwy., 2nd floor Conference Room.  There is no charge for this event that will include greetings from Mayor Joe Jefferson, an explanation of the new economic development endeavors through Englewood's Community Development Department, greetings from the Deputy Director of the SBA Colorado District and the Director of the Colorado Small Business Development Center Network, as well as resource tables featuring over a dozen small business resources and micro-lenders.

Marcia McGilley, Executive Director of the Aurora-South Metro SBDC, will discuss the training and consulting offered by the SBDC at this newest South Metro location.  There will be light refreshments and the opportunity to meet with the Colorado Procurement Technical Assistance Center, Connect2DOT, the Colorado Minority Business Office, Mi Casa Resource Center, micro-lenders and Arapahoe/Douglas Works! and more.

Plan to join us bright and early to start the day right for YOUR small business.  All are welcome; no RSVP required.

Questions?  Call 303-326-8686.

Innovation Pavilion 5th Anniversary Celebration

Tuesday, January 10, 2017
Innovation Pavilion 5th Anniversary Celebration
Thursday, January 19, 2017, 5PM-9PM
9200 E. Mineral Ave. | Centennial, CO  80112

    The Aurora-South Metro SBDC has moved its South Metro office location to the Innovation Pavilion in Centennial. The timing is perfect!  The Innovation Pavilion is celebrating its 5th anniversary this month, and you are invited to join the festivities.  Come see our exciting new location.  Please read below for all the details, and remember to RSVP.

Innovation Pavilion is an ecosystem of entrepreneurs, where productive collisions lead to creative solutions. Located in the heart of Denver South, Innovation Pavilion provides an innovation hub that allows entrepreneurs--from emerging start-ups to established companies--to develop creative solutions in a collaborative environment -

    We look forward to serving our South Metro area clients at either the Innovation Pavilion or the Englewood Civic Center, and the Aurora office is always open to serve you. Make your appointment today through our Administrative Assistant, Steven Valdez, (303) 326-8686.

Road to the Taste with the Greenwood Village Chamber

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Thursday, October 20
6:00 PM:  Doors Open to General Admission Ticket Holders
Denver Marriott Tech Center | 4900 S Syracuse St, Denver