Women Business Owners discuss resources in the community


BINGHAMTON, NY – A discussion of “Community and Business Resources” is on the agenda for the next Binghamton University Small Business Development Center’s Women Business Owners (WBO) roundtable, scheduled to run from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 23, at the Binghamton Riverwalk Hotel and Conference Center (formerly known as the Binghamton Regency) on Water Street in downtown Binghamton.

Sherry Kowalski, head of Information Services at the Broome County Library, will discuss programs and services available through the library, including a range of available informational resources, databases, and opportunities to promote small businesses.  Participants will learn how to implement these services in order to enhance their small business marketing efforts.

Rebecca Sheriff, community outreach specialist at ACCORD, a Center for Dispute Resolution, will discuss how her organization can be utilized for business owner or client dispute resolution.  Sheriff regularly conducts community trainings in conflict resolution and communication.  

The roundtable costs $10 per person, payable at the door and includes a full breakfast.  Attendees are encouraged to bring business cards and brochures to share.  Advance registration is required.  Call Binghamton University's Small Business Development Center at (607) 777-4024 or e-mail SBDC@binghamton.edu to register.



Last Updated: 9/17/13