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Building Better Business Together: Mt. Hood Community College Hosts Entrepreneur and Small Business Fair

May 20, 2024

Mt. Hood Community College's Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is thrilled to announce the upcoming Building Better Business Together Entrepreneur and Small Business Fair, happening Friday, June 21, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event will take place in MHCC's Vista Dining Hall/Town and Gown, offering a space for entrepreneurs, small business owners, and aspiring professionals to network and foster growth.

The fair aims to unite local entrepreneurs, providing them with helpful resources, insights, and connections to thrive in today's business landscape. Attendees will engage in business and industry seminars and connect with like-minded individuals dedicated to business success. 

"We are excited to provide a space for local business owners to get to know each other," SBDC Director Diana Moreno said. "This event embodies our commitment to supporting local businesses and fostering a vibrant entrepreneurial ecosystem."

Attendees will learn about city incentive programs, financial institutions who provide access to capital, chambers of commerce, small business technical support providers, and professional services to enhance their education.

Business owners can enjoy breakout seminars and 15-minute, one-on-one sessions with experts in a variety of topics such as access to capital, accounting, taxes, insurance, marketing, and more. Interpretation services in Spanish will be available.

Tickets cost $15 per person and include a boxed lunch.

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