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State of Small Business


Join us for the 4th Annual State of Small Business, co-hosted by the Pikes Peak Small Business Development Center & UCCS Economic Forum! Key note speaker, Allen Gutierrez, will provide a report from the SBA Office of Entrepreneurial Development focused on diversity and innovation in small business. Speakers Dr. Tatiana Bailey, Director of the UCCS Economic Forum, and Aikta Marcoulier, Executive Director of the Pikes Peak Small Business Development Center, will provide the most recent economic data produced by minority businesses and provide a report to the community on the impact of SBDC programs. Valuable data from the local, state, and federal level will be presented for small business owners and community leaders.





cost:

$20/person

when:

Thursday, August 29, 2019

7:30-8:00 am // Registration & Breakfast
8:00-9:30 am // Presentations

where:

Pinery at the Hill
775 W Bijou St.
Colorado Springs, CO 80905
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Speakers:

KEYNOTE SPEAKER 

Allen Gutierrez 
Associate Administrator, Office of Entrepreneurial Development, U.S. SBA (Washington D.C.)  


 
     
     
Aikta Marcoulier, MBA
Tatiana Bailey, Ph.D.
Frances Padilla 
     
Executive Director, Pikes Peak Small Business Development Center  Director, UCCS Economic Forum  Colorado District Director, U.S. Small Business Administration  
     

Presentations:

Sponsorship Opportunities:

Make a statement! Join our partners in supporting diversity and innovation in small business!

  • U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)
  • Better Business Bureau of Southern Colorado (BBB)
  • Colorado Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC)
  • Minority Business Office (MBO)
  • Small Business Development Center Network (SBDC)
  • [YOUR BUSINESS HERE]

Presenting Sponsor $5,000

One Presenting Sponsorship is Available (May be shared/co-hosted by two companies)

  • Public recognition as the Presenting sponsor
  • One (1) full table of admissions to the event - includes breakfast
  • One (1) exhibit booth: one (1) 6’ skirted table, two chairs
  • Company logo featured in promotional materials, email communications, and website
  • Access to the attendee roster

Gold Sponsor:  $3,000

  • Public recognition as the Gold sponsor
  • One (1) full table of admissions to the event - includes breakfast
  • One (1) exhibit booth:  one (1) 6’ skirted table, two chairs
  • Company logo featured in promotional materials, email communications and website

Breakfast Sponsor:  $2,000

  • Public recognition as the Breakfast Sponsor
  • One (1) full table of admissions to the event - includes breakfast
  • Company name (text) featured in email communications and website

Exhibitor Sponsorship:  $750

  • One (1) exhibit booth: one (1) 6’ skirted table, two chairs
  • Company name in the event program
  • One (1) full table to the event - includes breakfast

Table Sponsorship:  $500

  • Company name in the event program
  • One half (1/2) table to the event - includes breakfast


Contact Aikta Marcoulier for sponsorship opportunities at 719-667-3821 or aiktamarcoulier@elpasoco.com


 

Hosted by:

   
   
Gold Sponsor:
 
 
In Partnership With:
 
 

Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration
 




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