You’re Invited to a Free Fulton County Small Business Symposium on June 13th
Gloversville residents who are thinking about starting a business and those who have a business but want to expand are invited to Fulton County Center for Regional Growth’s free Small Business Symposium that is being held on Tuesday, June 13th, from 4:30 to 7 p.m. at the Holiday Inn on Comrie Avenue in Johnstown. All of the county’s business experts will be in one room so it will be easy to travel from table to table to find the answers to your concerns.
Sponsored by Community Bank, Community Loan Fund of the Capital Region, First Financial Choice Credit Union and Pursuit Lending, vendors can talk to you about financing your business, getting insurance, establishing an online presence, and creating a business plan. Information on energy rebates and grants will also be available.
Business owners will also have the time to mingle and meet other businesses. This networking may create new relationships and creative ways to sell one another’s products!
In addition to the sponsors of the event, experts in the room include:
· NYS Empire State Development
· Fulton Montgomery Chamber of Commerce
· Fulton County Industrial Development Agency
· Fulton County Tourism and Planning Department
· Fulton County Veterans’ Agency
· FMS Workforce Solutions
· Mohawk Valley Economic Development District
· New York Life Insurance
· Fulton County Center for Regional Growth
At 5:30 p.m. Greg Chanese from the Albany Small Business Development Center will give a discussion on “What Is the Small Business Development Center and How Can It Help Your Business Grow.” At 5:50 to 6:10 p.m., Betsy Emery from Emery Designs will give a talk on “Best Marketing Strategies, How to Have a Better Footprint in the Digital World for Your Business.”
There is no fee, but participants are requested to RSVP and can by calling (518) 725-7700 ext. 4 or by emailing JennD@fccrg.org
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