Department of Veteran Affairs of the County of Venango

Announces Veterans Entrepreneur Series for Veterans only !

• Developing veteran owned businesses ( existing or new startups )

• Have you dreamed about owning your own business

• Do you have a hobby that you might like to turn into a business

• No prior business experience required

• Very casual supportive environment

• Small group size less than 10 participants

• Refreshments provided for each session

Seven week program starting this Spring 2020:

You will develop your business ideas with an instructor with over 30 years business experience
developing over 675 businesses in the four county region

Develop an individualized business plan ( That personally fits your idea and type of business )

Understand business financials, marketing, leadership, human resources, time management and sales
skills Have access to individual business coaching during and after the program series at no cost
to you

Access to small business resources including Five FREE Chamber / Business Association memberships,
small business loans, mentoring and many other benefits to assist your business growth.

After program individualized coaching provided to ensure higher percentage of success ( Program
track record is 85% )

Sessions will be held Monday evenings for 7 weeks from 6-8:00 p.m.

Starting March 23rd – May 11, 2020 at the

Northwest Bank 1301 Liberty Street, Franklin, PA 16323

No program fees for veterans To register or for further information:

Karen Hall – Veterans Affairs office to register or for further information contact at
khall@co.venango.pa.us or 814-432-9780 Gary Svetz – Program Instructor – email
gsvetz@zoominternet.net or call 814-336-1305

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