1st Annual Women in Business Conference

1st Annual Women in Business Conference

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Presents its
1st Annual Women in Business Conference
In Collaboration with River Ministries International & Capital One Bank

Theme: Building a Successful Business: Balancing Family & Finance for the Future
This event is FREE & open to the general public

June 21, 2016
Location: 7615 LA-1, Addis, LA 70710
9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

9:00 – 9:30
Greetings & Salutations
Identifying Resources Available to You
Joyce James, Southeast Louisiana Women’s Business Center
Gloria London, Southern University Agricultural & Research & Extension Center
USDA & Farm Service Agency (not yet confirmed)

9:30 – 10:30
Building your Business with Federal Contracting Programs
Government Contracting Certifications
Benita Benta Rice, U.S. Small Business Administration

10:30 – 11:15
Financing the Decision: Factors That Impact the Approval
Will Campbell, Capital One

11:15 – 12:00
Protecting your Dream, Providing for the Future
Steve Ackman, Edward Jones

11:40 – 1:00
Working Lunch
Get your Swirl on Lady / Get your Game on Man
Marketing to the federal government, how to find your client
Benita Benta rice, U.S. Small Business Administration

1:00 – 1:45
How Do You Do It? Achieving a Reasonable Balance
A discussion about balancing business, family and time


Please bring a non-perishable food item to donate to the food bank

Registration Form – Southeast LA Women Business Center – Conference – June 21, 2016