The Chicago Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection brings free business resources to the community for new and existing entrepreneurs looking to start or grow their business in the City of Chicago through the Small Business Expo Series. The series of expos occur at different citywide locations and offer business resources such as City of Chicago business licensing consultants, tax clinic, financial advisors, workshops, professional headshots, networking and more.
Keynote Speaker - Chef Ambrocio Gonzalez
The Thursday, June 22nd remote expo will take place from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
The schedule is as follows:
Welcome Address: 9:00 a.m.
9:15 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Launching a Business in the City of Chicago
Presented by City of Chicago Department of Business Affairs & Consumer Protection (BACP)
10:05 am – 10:50 am
Paths to Finance Your Business
Presented by Allies for Community Business, U.S Small Business Administration (SBA) and SomerCor
10:50 a.m.-11:35 a.m.
Digital Marketing for your Business
Presented by The Women's Business Development Center (WBDC) and Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses
Keynote Address: 11:40 p.m.-12:30 p.m.
Chef Ambrocio Gonzalez of La Catedral Cafe & Restaurant in Little Village.
Thank you to our sponsors:
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