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NASE To Attend Orlando Small Business Community Day – Sept. 17

For Immediate Release: Contact:    Kristin Oberlander
(202) 466-2100
koberlander@NASEadmin.org
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Entrepreneurs Can Gather, Network And Learn At Florida Event

Washington, D.C., September 1, 2009 – This fall, small-business owners in the Orlando-area will have a great opportunity to broaden their skills and network with other entrepreneurs and small business-centered organizations and companies. The Association of Small Business Development Centers (ASBDC) is hosting “Orlando Small Business Community Day” on Thursday, September 17, at Rosen Shingle Creek Resort.

 

The event will feature informative workshops, roundtables and a tradeshow. Participants will have the opportunity to learn from various small-businesses experts, including Rhonda Abrams, a Small Business columnist for USA Today, and Al Lautenslager, an author, consultant, speaker, and business owner. Other workshops will be hosted by tradeshow vendors. Click here for a list of exhibitors.

 

“The NASE is a strong supporter of the SBDC program, which plays a vital role in nurturing entrepreneurship,” said Keith Hall, Chief Operating Officer of the NASE. “We are happy to participate in this important event.”

 

The National Association for the Self-Employed (NASE) advocates for continued support and additional funding to assist Small Business Development Centers. Nearly 1,000 local SBDC offices provide entrepreneurial assistance to more than 1.2 million small business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs each year. The centers offer facetoface business consulting at no charge and atcost training on writing business plans, accessing capital, marketing, regulatory compliance, international trade and more.

 

Visit the ASBDC online for more information and to register for “Orlando Small Business Community Day.”

 



About the NASE
The National Association for the Self-Employed (NASE) is the nation's leading resource for the self-employed and micro-businesses, bringing a broad range of benefits to help entrepreneurs succeed and to drive the continued growth of this vital segment of the American economy. The NASE is a 501(c) (6) nonprofit organization and provides big-business advantages to hundreds of thousands of micro-businesses across the United States. For more information, visit the association's Web site at www.nase.org.