Register for Nov. 5 - SBA Resources for Veterans

Arizona District Office

u s small business administration
National Veteran Small Business Week November 2 through 6 2020

2020 Veteran Resource Seminar
For Arizona Veteran Entrepreneurs

In honor of Veteran’s Day, the SBA Arizona District Office is hosting a FREE webinar to discuss Special Veteran Services and Programs.

  • Starting your business – Business Development Plan
  • Financing Your Business
  • SBA Loan Clinics – Special two-hour training classes held the first Wednesday monthly, covering the SBA loan process, eligibility, and approved lenders.
  • Growing Your Business – Funding for expansion
  • Contracting Opportunities – Service Disabled & Veteran Owned Businesses
  • Counseling – Veteran Business Development Officer, SCORE, SBDC, Women’s Business Centers and Veterans Business Outreach Center

Date: Thursday November 5, 2020

Time: 9:00 am to 11:00 am


James Pipper
Lead Economic Development & National “Award Winning” Veteran Business Development Officer
U.S. Small Business Administration – Arizona District Office
U.S. Air Force Veteran

Paul Smiley
President & Owner, Sonoran Technology
U.S. Air Force Veteran

Jay Gladney
Certified SCORE Mentor
U.S. Air Force Veteran

Jeff Swenson
Assistant Center Director
Maricopa Community College Small Business Development Center

Margaret Evangelesta
Director, Arizona Veteran Business Outreach Center
U.S. Army Veteran

Craig Jordan
Supervisory Lead Lender Relations Specialist, U.S. Small Business Administration – Arizona District Office
U.S. Navy Veteran

Cassie Prinke
State Director, Legal Shield Services
Arizona National Guard

Prepare for the webinar by ensuring you have the system requirements to run Microsoft Teams. For assistance, please refer to the instructions in this article: 

Microsoft Teams Support

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