America’s SBDC National Conference in Washington

America’s SBDC National Conference in Washington

America’s SBDC National Conference in Washington

Last month 5 representatives from Vermont Small Business Development Center attended the America’s SBDC national conference in Washington, D.C.

Area Advisor, Charley Ininger presented to over 90 advisors nationwide on the business of craft brewing.

Area Advisor, Debra Boudrieau presented a workshop on the timely topic of post-disaster business advising, which coincides with national preparedness month.  Many states have utilized VtSBDC’s Disaster Recovery Guide for Business, which can be found on our website at:  https://www.vtsbdc.org/disaster-recovery/

Assistant Director of Grants & Finance, Heather Gonyaw was recognized as VtSBDC’s 2018 State Star (pic of Linda/Heather) with her award at International Spy Museum.

State Director, Linda Rossi began the 2nd year of her term on the ASBDC board of directors…made up of nine State Directors from around the country.

Consultant, Sarah Kearns participated in an all-day program designed focused on advising new-to-export small businesses and as a result she is now prepared to take the SBA’s exam to certify business advisors on this topic.