Small Business Development Centers Workshop
- Small Business Development Centers Workshop
- Jun 11, 2012 08:00 AM - 10:00 AM
- Pend Oreille County PUD - Box Canyon Room - Newport
- Educational / Business &/or Professional Development
Helping Businesses in Washington State Succeed for Over 30 Years
Newport- The Pend Oreille County Economic Development Center and the Greater Newport Area Chamber of Commerce are hosting a workshop Monday, June 11th from 8am-10am showcasing the resources available through the Washington Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network.
The SBDC is a resource for expert business advising, management training and market research. SBDC advisors offer one-on-one technical assistance at no charge to make sure you have the information you need to make the decisions that are right for you and your company.
Located in 26 locations throughout the state, the SBDC offers a host of services designed to help you grow your business, achieve higher profits and improve operations.
In 2010, small businesses in Washington State saw their sales decrease an average of 1 percent. But, clients who worked with SBDC advisors saw their sales increase an average of nearly 4 percent. By helping small businesses thrive, the SBDC plays a critical role in driving economic prosperity throughout our state.
Is exporting right for your business?
“Made in the USA”, is still the most sought after brand in the world. The Washington SBDC Network now offers specialized services for small business clients who are new to export or want to expand existing export markets.
The local SBDC has 2 certified trade specialists and 2 business advisors, located in Spokane, that provide in-depth, one-on-one confidential help to grow your business. Trade specialists have more than 100 years of international experience and the knowledge needed to help you successfully grow your export sales.
WASHINGTON SBDC & EXPORT READINESS CENTERS
Introduction to SBDC Advising and Export Services Seminar
Date: June 11, 2012
Time: 8 am – 10am
Location: PUD- Box Canyon Room
130 N. Washington
· Learn how SBDC advising services can help you grow your revenue
· Discover how to access the 95% of the world’s consumers that live outside the U.S.
For more information, please contact Jamie Wyrobek at the Pend Oreille County EDC office at 509-447-5569 or Valorie Hein at the Greater Newport Area Chamber of Commerce at 509-447-5812.
- Pend Oreille County PUD - Box Canyon Room
- 130 N. Washington Ave
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