May 16, 2019 - Small Business Resource Event

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Spring Small Business Resource Summit
Hosted by SCORE Detroit and
Detroit Police Commissioner
Willie Burton (District 5)
May 16, 2019


SCORE Detroit
Detroit Police Commissioner, Willie Burton (District 5)
are pleased to host a free Small Business Summit

Thursday, May 16, 2019
4:30 p.m. - Reception - networking and light refreshments
5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Program
Double Tree Hotel, Fort Shelby
525 W. Lafayette Blvd.
Detroit, MI  48226
Event valet parking $5.00
To Register:   Small Business Summit

Program Overview:
Come and learn about the resources available to you to grow your small business or start a new business.  Here from a panel of successful business owners that will share their story and discuss how the available small business resources have helped them along the way:

Welcome from Commissioner Willie Burton - 
Commissioner Burton has hosted 6 Small Business Summits since 2016.
He is focused on fighting crime in Detroit. He he believes that growing jobs, and strengthening small businesses is a key part of reducing crime and improving communities.
Remarks from guest host - SCORE Detroit
Guest Speakers from:
SCORE Detroit
Small Business Development Center
Build Institute
SWOT Cities - TechTown

Panel of Small Business Owners:
Confirmed to date:

Mickey Ellis, Owner & Operater of Sno Biz Detroit
Carla Quarm, Owner, Sweet Dreamz Creamery



For over 50 years, SCORE has served as America’s premier source of free business mentoring and education.
As a resource partner of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), SCORE has helped more than 11 million entrepreneurs through mentoring, workshops and educational resources since 1964. For more information or to connect with a mentor go to:



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