BATON ROUGE– The Louisiana District Office of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), the Louisiana Small Business Development Center of Baton Rouge, SCORE “Counselors to America Small Businesses”, will be sponsoring the “5th Annual Bootstraps to Briefcases Veteran’s Small Business Conference” for veterans and military families on Thursday, July 27, 2017. The conference will be held at the American Red Cross, 4655 Sherwood Common Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA. 9 a.m. to 2:00 p. m. All small businesses and entrepreneurs are encouraged to attend.
The Louisiana Veteran’s Small Business Conference offer networking opportunities to meet Contracting Officers and Purchasing Agents; Tips for success; Registering with Red Cross Supplier Diversity Program; Building a successful business; Developing a Strong Proposal; Resources available to assist Veterans and other entrepreneurs and more.
For more information and registration contact The Southern University Small Business Development Center at (225) 771-2891. ***PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED*** https://www2.lsbdc.org/Events.aspx?
The time for the event is 9:00 A.M to 2:00 P.M
For additional information on SBA programs and services, visit www.sba.gov.
About the U.S. Small Business Administration
The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) was created in 1953 and since January 13, 2012 has served as a Cabinet-level agency of the federal government to aid, counsel, assist and protect the interests of small business concerns, to preserve free competitive enterprise and to maintain and strengthen the overall economy of our nation. The SBA helps Americans start, build and grow businesses. Through an extensive network of field offices and partnerships with public and private organizations, the SBA delivers its services to people throughout the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and Guam. www.sba.gov.