Business law attorney Matthew Fornaro, Esq. is constantly keeping his finger on the small business pulse of Parkland and Coral Springs. Today he is glad to pass along information concerning new opportunities for small business owners looking for opportunities in Broward County.
Information Session on New Opportunities for Businesses – Additional session added for District 3 hosted by Commissioner Udine –
BROWARD COUNTY, FL – As part of a collaboration with Commissioner Michael Udine (District 3), the Office of Economic and Small Business Development (OESBD) has added a new session to its series of free Information Sessions, which began on June 21st, to help business owners and entrepreneurs learn about new opportunities to do business with Broward County government. The newly added session will be held on Monday, October 8th from 6 to 7:30 PM at the Northwest Regional Library located at 3151 N University Drive in Coral Springs. Discussion topics to include:
- How to tap into Broward County Government’s annual spend – averaging over $600M
- Updates on NEW total gross receipts cap for Construction Industry – increased to $9M
- Benefits of Personal Net Worth cap – increased to $1.32M
“Connecting our small business community with opportunities to help them grow is key to developing a strong local economy,” Commissioner Michael Udine stated. “The Office of Economic and Small Business Development has done a great job of educating small business owners and entrepreneurs on the ways they can work with Broward County. I encourage all to attend this free event to learn about opportunities to grow your business.”
Who Should Attend? All Trades are welcome – Architecture and Engineering, Construction, Contract Services, Cultural and Event Industry Services, Commodity Suppliers and more.
The next session is scheduled for September 20th at the Urban League of Broward County from 3 to 4:30 PM.
The Office of Economic and Small Business Development
The mission of this office is to enhance Broward County’s economy with value-added job creation, business expansion and retention, small business growth, business development, international trade development, export readiness and entrepreneurial training and development. Services are delivered through partnerships with state, local and private sector organizations. Broward County promotes equal access to procurement opportunities for small business enterprises in local and federal small business programs, and helps position small businesses and aspiring entrepreneurs to grow their businesses beyond Broward. Call 954-357-6400 for more information or visit Broward.org/EconDev.
DATE: September 14, 2018
MEDIA CONTACT: Maribel Feliciano, Broward County Office of Economic and Small Business Development