Programs, Events and Dates
SAVE THE DATE!!
March 2014 Monthly Outreach Community Calendar
March 5, 2014 How to Do Business with India
March 6, 2014 SBA District Director Roundtable
March 10, 2014 Wyandot County Office of Economic Development
2014 Monthly Free SBA Webinars on Financing Your Business
Outreach Community Calendar For March 2014
to see what's going on in Wyandot County.
How to Do Business with India
-The Findlay-Hancock County Alliance is hosting an event focusing on How to do Business with India on Wednesday, March 5 at the Owens Community College Library. Hear from two recognized experts on cross border trade and investment with India. Learn how to enter markets in India via exporting and discover what opportunities exist working with Indian companies launching operations here in the U.S. This event is free but registration is required. Please see this PDF for complete details and registration information.
SBA District Director Roundtable-The SBA wants to listen and find out your needs and goals. They have programs and resources available, whether you are looking for financing, entering new markets, or simply need the advice of their no-cost business consultants. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to connect with SBA and other local small business resources that can help you start a new business or take your current business to the next level. You are invited to participate in a small business roundtable presented by Martin Golden, District Director, U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Columbus District Office and Kathy Keller, Director of The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Rhodes State College, Lima on Thursday, March 6, 2014 from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. For more information, visit this website.
Wyandot County Office Of Economic Development Bi-Monthly Meeting-The next regular scheduled WCOED meeting will be held on Monday, March 10 2014 at 4:00 p.m. in the training room on the second floor of Vaughn Industries: 1201 East Findlay Street, Carey, Ohio 43316. Wyandot County Office of Economic Development meetings are scheduled for the second Monday of every other month. A complete list of all 2014 meetings can be found here.
Free SBA Webinars on Financing Your Business - The Small Business Administration Columbus District Office will present a FREE webinar for small business owners and entrepreneurs through ATT Connect. This webinar will provide information about financing options for your business; SBA loans, programs and services; how to apply for a loan; and, what to include in your business plan. The webinar should last about 40 minutes with a Q&A at the end. ATT Connect is a call-in and web site login conferencing system which provides an audio presentation over the phone and a video presentation over the internet. All that is needed to participate is a computer with internet access and a phone to call a toll-free number. This webinar will be offered monthly in 2014. Click here for dates and times.
Other International Events
Food Export Association of the Midwest USA's activities give food companies the opportunity to meet and build relationships with overseas buyers looking to import high-quality products. A full list of all activities can be seen here.
The U.S. Department of Commerce conducts numerous webinars and local seminars on various topics and industries, in addition to trade missions and trade shows around the world.
Please click here for events of interest in Ohio.
For a comprehensive list of U.S. Department of Commerce trade missions, please click here.
For a comprehensive list of U.S. Department of Commerce webinars, please click here.