Unless otherwise indicated, all events will take place in the Lobby Conference Room at 1133Westchester Avenue, White Plains. For additional information on upcoming programs and to register, please contact WEDC at 914-948-6098 ext. 10 or [email protected].
Wednesday, April 14, 2010 9:30am – 11:30am Business in a Box: Franchising 101 Presenters:Lynda Nordling, Barry Kleiman, and Carol Froehlich Hull To Register!
Tuesday, April 20, 2010 5:30pm – 7:30pm Brand Yourself… Brand Your Business Presenter:Nancy A. Shenker, theONswitch To Register!
Thursday, April 22, 2010 6:00pm – 9:00pm Understanding Financial Statements Presenter:Michael Schwartz For More Information!
Tuesday, April 27, 2010 6:30pm – 9:00pm Benefits of Certification for your Minority or Women-Owned Business (M/WBE) Presenters: Amy Blais, Donna Proft, Barbara Venturi For More Information!
Tuesday, May 11, 2010 9:30am – 11:30am Panel of WEDC Grads Share Their Lessons Learned
Tuesday, May 18, 2010 5:30pm – 7:30pm Growing Your Business With Today’s PR Presenters: Nancy Gold, Sue Cole, and Stacey Cohen
Wednesday, May 19, 2010 6:00pm – 9:00pm Access to Capital Panel
Wednesday, June 9, 2010 6:00pm – 9:00pm Green Workshop
Friday, June 11, 2010 11:00am – 2:00pm SAVE THE DATE! Annual Spring Event and Microenterprise Fair at Tappan Hill in Tarrytown, NY Presenter: Lisa Caputo
Tuesday, July 29, 2010 6:00pm – 8:30pm Mid-Summer Networking Bash
“Women-owned firms continue to diversify across industries, with the greatest growth rates seen in “non-traditional industries,” including wholesale trade (a 283.4% increase in the number of privately-held majority women-owned firms between 1997 and 2006); healthcare and social assistance services (130% growth); arts, entertainment, and recreation services (116.8% growth); and professional, scientific, and technical services (82.7% growth).”