2012 and Beyond - Propelling your Business Forward!

7:30 AM

Please join us for an engaging morning as we welcome the State Directors of the Vermont and New Hampshire Small Business Development Centers. We will learn about the multitude of great programs available to small business owners in Vermont and New Hampshire, as well as key steps you can take in order to grow and evaluate your business.

Small Business Development Centers are able to help small businesses in a variety of ways including no-cost confidential advising, training, financial analysis tools, and strategic assessment. Don’t miss this enlightening session!

Please join us for this complimentary seminar and breakfast!

7:30-7:50 a.m. - Breakfast and table discussion
7:50-8:40 a.m. - Welcome Remarks and Presentation
8:40-9:00 a.m. - Questions and Open Discussion

Courtyard by Marriott
10 Morgan Drive
Lebanon, NH

Space is limited - Reserve your seat today!

Mary Collins is State Director of the New Hampshire Small Business Development Center (NH SBDC), an outreach program of the UNH Whittemore School of Business & Economics that provides management consulting and educational programs to businesses statewide. Mary’s background includes 20 years in the private sector where she held positions in finance, business development and sales and marketing for manufacturing and engineering firms.

Lenae Quillen-Blume is State Director of the Vermont Small Business Development Center (VtSBDC). VtSBDC is a partnership of business, education, and government. It’s a statewide organization providing business advising and training programs. Since moving to Vermont in 1992, Lenae has also served as the Director of the Microbusiness Development program for SEVCA and as an instructor for the Upper Valley CCV. Prior to moving to Vermont, Lenae was an instructor at James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia and also served for 13 years as the director of financial assistance programs for Harrisonburg Department of Social Service.