Join us Tomorrow at the San Diego Small Business Advisory Board's Annual Community Outreach Meeting

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SBA San Diego District Office

SBA's District Director Ruben Garcia Chairs the SBAB and will be the Master of Ceremonies at this event.

Small Business Advisory Board’s Annual Community Outreach Meeting
Friday, October 19, 2012
8:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
War Memorial Building Auditorium
3325 Zoo Drive, San Diego, CA 92101
Walk-ins Welcome

This special event will feature:

“Hot Trends in the Food/Restaurant Industry” Panel - Insights from San Diego’s leading Restaurateur, Executive Chef, & Sommelier/Mixologist:
o   David Cohn, President & Founder, Cohn Restaurant Group
o   Chef Deborah Scott, Executive Chef, Cohn Restaurant Group
o   Adam Stemmler, Founder/Owner, Blind Tiger Cocktail Company

“Small Business Hot Topics” Panel - Insights from Small Business Strategists & Advocates:
o   Adriana Cara, Attorney/Senior Associate, Brown Law Group - “Best Business Practices: Managing Employees for Success!”
o   Elizabeth Schott, Executive Director, ACCION San Diego - “Financing Wisdom to Grow Your Business!”
o   Rebecca Tall Brown, Owner/Marketing Strategist, Tri-Line Marketing – “Marketing Strategies to Boost Your Business!”

“Demystifying the Procurement Process” Presentation - Insight on the City of San Diego’s Bidding and Contracting Process                       
o   Karan Wolff, Principal Procurement Specialist, City of San Diego

There will also be an opportunity for public testimony from attendees on concerns and challenges facing small businesses.

Date: 10/18/2012 Author Information: Cynthia Harris, cynthia.harris@sba.gov, 619-727-4884