[Champaign] SBDC Workshop: Certification – Is it right for your business?

Presented By: Mary Turner, PTAC Director at Western Illinois University

Certifications exist through local, state and federal entities for small businesses that are woman, minority or persons with disabilities owned. Additionally, the federal government has a certification for small businesses that can validate they are socially and economically disadvantaged through a preponderance of evidence. Different agencies have different applications and processes to achieve these designations.

In this workshop, you’ll learn about:

  • Certification programs – State, Federal and Third Party Certifiers
  • Certification process
  • Benefits to being certified

Date: Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Time: 12 – 1 PM
Location: Illinois Small Business Development Center at Champaign County EDC – 1817 S. Neil Street, Suite 100, Champaign, IL 61820

Free to attend – registration required to secure a spot. Limited space available. RSVP to carly@champaigncountyedc.org or call 217-378-8535. Lunch and materials will be provided.

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SBDC Workshop