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Gail Derby - Marketing Director

Princeton SCORE

gail.derby@scorevolunteer.org

908-303-9167

 

Princeton SCORE Announces 6th Annual Small Business Fair - May 3, 2014

Where small business owners learn, connect and network for business success  

Princeton, NJ, April 22, 2014: 

Princeton SCORE announces final details of the 6th Annual Small Business Fair they will co-host with the Princeton Public Library on Saturday May 3, 2014 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Library, located at 65 Witherspoon St., Princeton NJ.   This event connects local small business owners or aspiring entrepreneurs with organizations and resources that can help them succeed in today's challenging marketplace.  Attendance is free.  


Gail Derby, Event Chair

 

 

 

 Gail Derby, Event Chair

 

Annual Event

This business fair takes place each spring in support of National Small Business Week and demonstrates the strong alliance between Princeton SCORE and the Princeton Public Library. "The 6th Annual Small Business Fair features our most diverse mix of exhibitors yet, offering services, resources and seminars geared toward supporting local small business owners", says Gail Derby, Princeton SCORE Marketing Director and Event Chair. Experienced SCORE mentors, PPL research staff and a variety of exhibitors offer a "one-stop-shop" to a wealth of information on starting or improving a small business, supporting SCORE's mission "to help small businesses get started and grow...one business at a time."

Exhibits

SCORE business mentors, library staff and a variety of agencies and service providers will be on hand to assist small business owners with business planning, industry & market research, funding sources, retail merchant services, insurance, franchises, traditional & online marketing, government resources & programs, accounting & legal services, business associations and more!  To become an exhibitor at this annual event, contact Gail Derby at info@scoreprinceton.org or Shelly Hawk at shawk@princetonlibrary.org.

Presentations

Princeton SCORE will offer 3 mini-seminars at the Fair this year, to provide a taste of their free educational programs for entrepreneurs. Topics will include "Intellectual Property...Not Business as Usual", Secrets to Funding Your Business" and "Small Business Marketing in the Digital Age". For details, visit www.princeton.score.org/localworkshops.

About Princeton SCORE

Princeton SCORE is a non-profit resource partner of the U.S. Small Business Administration, that supports Mercer and Middlesex counties in NJ with 40+  small business owners and executives who volunteer their time and expertise to help others start a new business or improve the profitability of existing ones. To set up an appointment for free counseling sessions, call 609-393-0505.  On-line counseling is also available at www.score.org.  For more information about Princeton SCORE and its free mentoring, workshops,and special  events, visit www.princeton.score.org.