Women Business education series
The women business education series returns to Fort Myers to assist female business owners and entrepreneurs to learn about starting or building a business. The five-part series beginning Oct. 3, is hosted by Markham Norton Mosteller Wright & Company P.A., in conjunction with the Small Business Development Center at Florida Gulf Coast University. The educational series will provide business-minded women with the tools and resources to ensure success. The five individual programs will cover topics such as understanding legal entities and taxation, preparing a business plan and budgeting, Disadvantaged Business Enterprise and government contracts certification, becoming an employer and human resources issues, and social media strategies. The series topics and speakers are: Oct. 3 Understanding Legal Entities & Taxation Joni Norton, tax partner, Markham Norton Mosteller Wright & Company Alison Hussey, partner, Pavese Law Firm Oct. 10 Preparing a Business Plan & Budgeting Karen Mosteller, consulting partner, Markham Norton Mosteller Wright & Company Oct. 17 How to work with the Federal Government and get Woman Minority Certification Millie Class, DBE consultant, Small Business Development Center at FGCU Dan Telep, procurement technical assistant business analyst, Small Business Development Center at FGCU Oct. 24 Becoming an Employer? What you don’t know WILL hurt you! Sandie Peterson, human resources consultant, Markham Norton Mosteller Wright & Company Oct. 31 Social Media Strategy for your Business Katie Meckley, marketing coordinator, Lee County Visitor & Convention Bureau The Women in Business education series will be held every Wednesday, beginning Oct. 3 and continues through Oct. 31 from 8 to 10 a.m. in the FGCU Margaret S. Sugden Welcome Center at 10501 FGCU Boulevard South in Fort Myers. Registration is $100 for the five-part series or $25 for each program. Proceeds will be donated to Florida Gulf Coast University to benefit the Small Business Development Center, which provides no cost confidential business consulting and education to entrepreneurs and businesses. Register online at www.sbdcseminars.org or call 239-745-3700. Markham Norton Mosteller Wright & Company P.A. is a certified public accounting and consulting firm with offices in Fort Myers and Naples. They offer a wide range of services including business consulting, technology consulting, technology management and support, tax preparation and planning, audits and reviews, litigation, mediation, forensic accounting and elder services. For more information, visit www.markham-norton.com.
FGCU Margaret S. Sugden Welcome Center
10501 FGCU Boulevard South , Fort Myers, FL 33965