The Connecticut District Office of the U.S. Small Business Administration is holding its inaugural and free Veteran Business Expo Nov. 2 at the Eastern CT Veterans Community Center. Keynote speaker, Mr. Thomas J. Saadi, Commissioner of the Connecticut Department of Veterans Affairs, will kick off the workshop at 9:30am.
Getting certified as a veteran owned small business (9:30 a.m.)
Business plan basics (10:15 a.m.)
Financing (11 a.m.)
Franchising (11:45 a.m.)
Veteran Readiness and Employment services (12:30 p.m.), and
Veteran Business Outreach Center resources (1 p.m.).
Connecticut Secretary of the State
Connecticut Procurement and Technical Assistance Center
Connecticut Business and Industry Association
Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Development
Eastern CT SCORE
Southeastern Connecticut Enterprise Region
multiple banks, and more.