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Small Business Week scheduled for June, including regional event

Post by Kathleen Cooper / The News Tribune on March 22, 2013 at 11:51 am |
March 22, 2013 11:51 am

National Small Business Week will be June 17-21 this year, the federal Small Business Administration announced today.

The events are designed to help small businesses start, grow and succeed, according to a news release. Activities will include “forums discussing the small business landscape, business coaching services, matchmaking events as well as networking opportunities and award ceremonies,” the release read.

The five regional locations for in-person events include Seattle on June 17. (The others are Dallas, St. Louis, Pittsburgh and Washington D.C.)

 

In addition to the in-person events,  the SBA will hold daily online forums on subjects such as exporting and access to capital, according to the release. All events will be live-streamed on SBA’s website, www.sba.gov.

For more information, including a complete list of events and locations and how to register, go to www.sba.gov/smallbusinessweek.

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