Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano, in collaboration with the Office of Minority Affairs and Coordinating Agency for Spanish Americans, will host a free business workshop for small business owners and start-ups on Thursday, March 16, at 8:30 a.m. in the Ceremonial Chamber of the Theodore Roosevelt Executive and Legislative Building located at 1550 Franklin Avenue in Mineola.
The workshop designed to assist small business owners with registering to become MWBE-certified, obtain licensing requirements and business certification, and discover lending opportunities. The event also provides valuable business-to-business networking opportunities.
“Nassau County consistently has one of the lowest unemployment rates in the region and State of New York thanks to business-friendly policies and economic development opportunities created by my administration,” said County Executive Mangano. “This free business workshop helps support employers in growing their businesses here in Nassau County. I invite small business owners to attend the workshop, network with other companies from throughout the county and learn all that Nassau has to offer in helping to grow jobs.”
Workshop participants include representatives from Farmingdale SBDC, La Fuerza CDC—A Community Development Financial Institution; the United States Small Business Administration; Gold Coast Bank, the Nassau County Industrial Development Agency, Nassau County Office of Consumer Affairs, Nassau County Department of Health, Nassau County Fire Marshal’s Office, Nassau County Clerk’s Office, the Nassau County Office of Minority Affairs and the Nassau County Coordinating Agency for Spanish Americans (CASA).
Although an RSVP is not required, it is preferred. For additional information, please contact the Nassau County Office of Minority Affairs at email@example.com or call 516-572-2243.