Entrepreneurship Meetups are an opportunity to meet and network with other small business owners, create monthly business goals, and hold each other accountable to help accomplish short-term objectives.
Title: Pursuing Capital and Advising for Your Small Business with Pacific Community Ventures
- Brief introduction of PCV and its small business resource programs
- Break into groups and assist with signing up for an advisor or small business loan
- Give quick tips and best practices when applying for a loan
Attendees, please bring your own phone and/or laptop since this will be an interactive session!
Pacific Community Ventures Bios:
Adria Moss – Adria manages PCV’s loan fund. Adria works with the small business lending team on business development and to underwrite, approve, and monitor the organization’s portfolio of loans. Adria enjoys using her financial background to help create economic justice for underserved communities.
Ben Greenlea – As PCV’s Credit Analyst, Ben helps support the lending team in determining the credit worthiness of prospective borrowers, and in conducting general portfolio analytics. A self-proclaimed development economist, Ben takes great pride in helping small business owners connect with the tools and resources they need to achieve sustainable economic growth.
Paola Castellanos – Paola is the Program Manager for Business Advising. She is responsible for connecting entrepreneurs nationwide with the valuable resources they need to run and grow their businesses successfully. She also has over 10 years of event and project management experience, with a focus on community engagement and corporate social responsibility.
Richmond Meetups meet monthly, covering a different topic each time. Join our mailing list for updates on our next Meetup and more. Examples of meetup topics are market research, staffing and operations, legal issues and compliance, e-commerce sales, and finance.
Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made, if requested, at least 2 weeks in advance. Contact Lucero DeLeon at firstname.lastname@example.org or (510) 221-2003.
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