Lehigh Valley businesses can learn about key issues from business experts including keynote speaker William Hindle, president of HindlePower, Inc.
Harrisburg – The PA Treasury is holding a Small Business Initiative (SBI) event on May 19, 2016 at Lehigh University’s College of Business and Economics. The event will include a series of workshops that focus on key issues that face small businesses including health and insurance, corporate structure and governance, finance and revenue and legal and intellectual property. An additional workshop session on the procurement process will be led by the Pennsylvania Departments of General Services and Community and Economic Development. Registration for that event is available at at www.patreasury.gov/sbi. Use code Lehigh Comp before May 11 for a limited time offer of free registration to the first 40 small businesses who register.
“Small business is a key driver of job creation and economic growth not just in the Lehigh Valley but across the entire state, so by helping them we are helping all of Pennsylvania. As an entrepreneur, I understand small businesses face many challenges as they try to grow, so we are offering area businesses the opportunity to learn from experts and arm them with the information and contacts they need to increase revenues and jobs.”Pennsylvania Treasurer, Timothy Reese
The workshops are held at prestigious universities across the state and are conducted by leading businesses across the state including Ernst and Young, United Healthcare, DuPont, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development, and Buchannan Ingersoll and Rand PC, among others.