Wednesday, October 30, 2013
Entrepreneurs and small business owners are encouraged to sign up for Bernalillo County’s next Increment of 1 summit, scheduled for Nov. 2, 2013, from 8:30 - 11:30 a.m. at Scalo Northern Italian Grill in Nob Hill. Legal, finance, advertising and other experts will offer free technical assistance to people looking to start or expand a small business. The event is designed with a speed-dating format to provide business owners with immediate answers to pressing questions. This special event is free, but participation is limited. To register, call 505.468.7817 or click here for more information. To register for this event, please click here.
“Bernalillo County is pleased to support our local small business owners by offering expert advice and technical support, free of charge,” Commission Chair Maggie Hart Stebbins says.
Participants may choose up to four experts to talk to, from areas such as business strategy, advertising, finance, human resources, legal and real estate.
Leroy Pacheco of the New Mexico Community Development Loan Fund is one expert who will be on hand Saturday.
“Individuals see their doctor once a year to make sure they are in good health or because they don't feel well,” Leroy Pacheco says. “Individuals who want to start a business should see their financial doctor and businesses that are not doing well or want to expand should see their financial doctor!”
Keri Stewart of Results 4 Business says, “The romance of owning a business doesn't necessarily equal the reality. I assist my clients with three things: Focus. Accountability. Results.”
This special event is free but participation is limited. To register, call 505.468.7817.
Roundtable discussions and networking time are included in this event as well.
Other experts include Steve Becerra of the South Valley Business Development Center; Stephanie Skaggs from Asset Financing; Jerome Martinez of 40blu.com; James M. Parker of the New Mexico Family Business Alliance; and Josephine Martinez de Nunez of Consular, Inc.
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