Virginia Department of Business Assistance
Volume 1
February 2011
What's New

If you missed this month's seminar, take a look, and click on the map below to find a Growing Sales Seminar near you!

VDBA partnered with the City of Chesapeake Office of Economic Development to host a Growing Sales Seminar at the Chesapeake Convention Center earlier this month. Over 200 small business owners attended the free, half day event.

Curtis Blackwell of Curtis & Company presented tips on how to market your business and representatives from SunTrust and Navy Federal Credit Union were on hand to help answer financing questions.

Director's Update

Technology Vendors!

March 9th at ODU, VDBA and the Secretary of Technology to co-sponsor a seminar on selling hardware & software to Virginia Information Technologies Agency (VITA).
More Info & Dates

More information on how Healthcare Reform affects you:
Society Human Resource. Management
Department of Health and Human Services
National Retail Federation
Kaiser Family Foundation

Did You Know?

• Learn the Healthcare Timeline

• Will you pay a penalty?

• Are you eligible for the Small Business Tax Credit?

Susan Maley Rash discusses...

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