Free workshop for farmers, manufacturers
The Small Business Association and partners will host a free “Financing and Resources for Farmers and Manufacturers” Workshop from 9 to 11 a.m. Feb. 5 at the Western Pocono Community Library in Brodheadsville.
The panel presentation will inform farming and manufacturing businesses about various financing programs and other resources from your local Chamber of Commerce, SBA, USDA and more.
Featured panelists include:
• Shannon Degiglio, lender relations specialist, SBA Eastern Pennsylvania District
• Jennifer Tilden, business opportunity specialist, SBA Eastern Pennsylvania District
• Jason Cali, loan specialist, USDA
• Gary Wickham, regional director, Northeast SEWN
• Tracy Damiani, Lehigh Valley SCORE
• Valerie Case, executive vice president of Operations, Greater Pocono Chamber of Commerce
• Marlyn Kissner, executive director, Carbon County Chamber and Economic Development
Registration is required at www.farmersandmanufacturers.eventbrite.com.