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Veterans Business Roadshow Campus Tour

July 19, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 1:30 pm

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Veterans of all eras, Active Duty, Guard, Reserve and Military Family Members are invited to attend free of charge. The day includes three workshops, morning refreshments and a box lunch. Registration begins at 8:30 am and the event will conclude at approximately 1:00 pm.

Workshop topics will include:

  • Entrepreneurship for You, Veterans Edition – this workshop introduces the concepts of small business ownership.
  • Financing Your Small Business – U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)
  • Kick start Your Business – low cost, no-cost ideas for improving the profitability of your existing business tomorrow.

Additional Presenters:

  • Hazel Beck, Director, Veterans Business Outreach Center (VBOC@WBDC)
  • Dr. Jun Zhao, Dean of the College of Business, Governors State University
  • Kevin Smith, Director of Veteran Affairs, Governors State University
  • Priscilla Cordero, Associate Director, Small Business Development Center

Please register by emailing veterans@govst.edu or call 708-235-7597 no later than7/18/2017.



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July 19, 2017
8:00 am - 1:30 pm
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Governors State University Veterans Resource Center 1 University Parkway University Park, Illinois 60484-0975


Ariel Mcgrew