'Advertising Your Business' Seminar
Busey Bank and the Port Charlotte Chapter of SCORE invite you to a free seminar on one of the most critical skills required by small business today – Advertising. Seminar leader will be Ms. Betty Hollman, a subject matter expert and a certified mentor in the Port Charlotte chapter of SCORE. The seminar will be held from 11:30am to 1pm, Tues. July 10 at the Busey Bank Building, 1490 Tamiami Trail, Port Charlotte. A complementary sandwich lunch will be provided. Visit https://portcharlotte.score.org to register. SCORE is a not-for-profit organization, affiliated with the Small Business Association. Staffed totally by volunteers who are experts in their fields, SCORE’s mission is to help small businesses thrive.
WaterFest Block Party Sponsor Announced
Englewood Beach WaterFest, Inc. is pleased to announce that the Paradise Exclusive Real Estate owned by Jim Benson of Englewood will sponsor the Englewood Beach Waterfest Block Party on Fri. November 16 from 4:30 – 9pm. The Block Party is a free public event where everyone can get up close to over 40 race boats and the race teams lined up on Dearborn St. in historic downtown Englewood. In addition to viewing the race boats, there will be street vendors, food trucks, beverage stations and an overall festival atmosphere. The downtown shops and restaurants will also be open for business. Steve Schroeder, President of Englewood Beach WaterFest, Inc. states, “We are extremely pleased the Paradise Exclusive Real Estate and Jim Benson are willing to support our event and the Block party.”
Cape Haza Marine To Provide WaterFest T-Shirts
Englewood Beach WaterFest, Inc. is pleased to announce that the Cape Haze Marina will be a Premier Sponsor of the Englewood Beach WaterFest that is scheduled for November 16 - 18. The Englewood Beach WaterFest Volunteer T-Shirts, sponsored by Cape Haze Marina, will be worn by almost 400 volunteers who work in all aspects of the festival. Steve Schroeder, President of Englewood Beach WaterFest, Inc. states, “We are extremely pleased that Cape Haze Marina and Ken Stead are willing to support our event and the Volunteer T-Shirts. We are excited about their commitment to our cause, which is to connect people with Englewood’s unique water resources, their recreational and responsible use, and the preservation of those resources today, tomorrow and forever.” To learn more about the Englewood Beach WaterFest, visit www.englewoodbeachwaterfest.com.
Summer Entrepreneurial Academy
Port Charlotte SCORE presents the 2018 Entrepreneurial Academy, a series of eight workshops designed to assist entrepreneurs start a business and new business owners grow their business to the next level. New entrepreneurs receive assistance in evaluating their ideas and to teach them the basic business techniques necessary to operate and grow a business. First State business owners (2 – 3 years existence) will learn the necessary steps to grow their business to the next level. The Academy is offered at no cost. The series begins July 10 from 6 – 9pm and runs for eight weeks on Tuesdays through Aug. 28 at BMO Harris Bank Building, 1777 Tamiami Tr, Pt. Charlotte. You can register online at https://portcharlotte.score.org. For questions, contact Ed Davis at Pt. Charlotte SCORE by email at email@example.com or call 743•6179.
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