Event Fee: $0
Register By: 7/9/2012
Event Location: 2800 Fort Campbell Blvd., Hopkinsville, KY 42240-4943
Register By: 7/10/2012
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Description: Are you considering starting your own business but don’t know where to begin? Then we have a solution for you! Join us for this FREE informative seminar designed to inform you of the steps to start a business in Kentucky
Event Date:7/11/2012 to 7/12/2012
Description:This enlightening two night seminar will help you understand what it would be like to have your own business. Topics covered include: • Personal Traits of an Entrepreneur • Marketing and Accounting Basics • Legal Considerations • Business Pl…
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Register By: 7/11/2012
Event Location: 2413 Nashville Rd., Center for Research and Development, Bowling Green, KY 42101-4101
Description: Loan Eligibility & Underwriting (morning) Targets loan officers; covers size standards, loan proceeds, terms; what SBA looks for in credit Standard 7(a) Application and Rural Lender Advantage (RLA) (afternoon) ***For Loan Officers Only** L…
Event Status: Open
Event Date: 7/12/2012
Register By: 7/12/2012
Time: 6:00 p.m – 8:00 p.m
Event Location: 100 Jim Owen Dr., Elizabethtown, KY 42701-4100
Description: Are you considering starting your own small business but don’t know where to begin? You won’t want to miss out on this workshop. From the how-to’s of starting, feasibility and legal structure to licensing and permitting requirements, this class c…
LEXINGTON, Ky., (Feb. 14, 2017) – Kentucky Small Business Development Center is seeking nominations for the 2017 Pacesetter Awards. The recognition program was created to honor high performing, second-stage businesses that are changing Kentucky’s economic landscape. The deadline to submit nominations is March 15.
KSBDC encourages small businesses that meet the following minimum qualifications to apply:
· Privately held
· In business for three or more years
· Employ six or more full-time employees, including the owner
· Annual sales meet or exceed $500,000
· Located and headquartered in Kentucky
·Demonstrate the intent and capacity to grow evidenced by the judging criteria.
Pacesetters will be selected based on two or more of the following criteria:
· Growth in the number of employees
·Increase in sales and/or unit volume
· Innovativeness of the product or service
·Response to adversity
·Employee engagement and commitment
·Contributions by the nominee to aid community-oriented projects
Pacesetters will be recognized at the Kentucky Celebrates Small Business event held at the Capitol rotunda in Frankfort during the first week of May. Each honoree will receive an award inscribed with the business’s name and a promotional video for their own use that highlights the business. In addition, KSBDC will send a customized press release announcing the award to local media and trade associations. Honorees are given the rights to use the Kentucky Pacesetter logo and event photographs in promoting their business.
Anyone may submit nominations, including third parties associated with an eligible second-stage business. A business may self-nominate by completing the required form. Winners will be notified by March 27. Full nomination requirements and the application are online at https://www.ksbdc.org/kentucky-pacesetters1 .
The Kentucky Small Business Development Center, part of the University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment, is a network of 12 offices located throughout the state. The center helps existing and start-up businesses succeed by offering high quality, in-depth and hands-on services. KSBDC is a partner program with the U.S. Small Business Administration. More information on KSBDC services can be found on their website, http://www.ksbdc.org/ .
Writer: Roberta Meisel, 859-257-0104
UK College of Agriculture, Food and Environment, through its land-grant mission, reaches across the commonwealth with teaching, research and extension to enhance the lives of Kentuckians.