Entrepreneuza IV: Business 101, Let’s Get It Started!
The 4th installment of the Mount Vernon-Lisbon Community Development Group’s (CDG) small business entrepreneur event series is titled “Entrepreneuza IV: Business 101, Let’s Get It Started!” The purpose of the event is to show people interested in becoming entrepreneurs steps they should take to ensure their new project is successful. Regional Director of America’s SBDC & Startup Guru Scott Swenson will be leading the workshop.
“This event is the fourth installment of our Entrepreneuza series,” said Barb Ihde, Volunteer Chair of the event. “The CDG Business Improvement committee takes its commitment to local businesses very seriously and we want to provide local entrepreneurs with key information and available assistance in a straightforward way that is also a bit of fun.”
The event will include heavy hors d’oeuvres as well as wine, soda and beer.
The event is free and open to the public, however those planning to attend should respond to Joe Jennison, for food planning purposes. To RSVP or for more information, contact Joe Jennison, CDG Director, at (319) 210-9935 or through email at [email protected].
About the Mount Vernon-Lisbon Community Development Group
The Mount Vernon-Lisbon Community Development Group exists to improve the social and economic well-being of Mount Vernon and Lisbon by capitalizing on their unique identity, assets and character. Mount Vernon was selected as a Main Street community in 2008, and practices economic development within the context of historic preservation.
About Main Street
The Main Street Approach is a copyrighted process of the National Trust for Historic Preservation. The Program has been used in Iowa since 1986 with a total of 56 communities having participated. Mount Vernon was selected as a Main Street community on March 4, 2008 by the State of Iowa, after submitting a comprehensive application and presenting to a select board of reviewers.