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Computer workshop offered to develop business plans

Apr 19, 2013

Contact: Lisa Fultz
Director of Small, Minority & Entrepreneurial Division
Martinsville-Henry County Economic Development Corporation


                        Computer workshop to develop business plans
           ~Participants to create or improve personalized business plans~

Martinsville, VA (April 19, 2013) - The Martinsville-Henry County Economic Development Corporation's Small, Minority & Entrepreneurial Division is hosting a workshop that will provide assistance in writing or perfecting a business plan. The free hands-on workshop will be held on May 2nd in the computer lab of New College Institute (30 Franklin Street, Martinsville). Participants can attend a session from 9:30AM-11:30AM or 2PM-4PM.

"A solid business plan is necessary component to attract investors and to increase chances for success" says Lisa Fultz, Director of the Small, Minority & Entrepreneurial Division.

Entrepreneurs are encouraged to attend as this is a great opportunity to prepare a business plan to submit to local business plan competitions such as Small Business Investment Forum (SBIF) or Uptown Upstart.

Due to limited seating, registration is required and is available online at or by calling the EDC at 276-403-5940.

This training opportunity is part of the monthly Small Business Focus Group Meeting series offered by the EDC's Small, Minority & Entrepreneurial Division. This series is designed to provide entrepreneurs with technical training and business networking.

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