Our community is confronted by unprecedented challenges caused by the COVID-19 Pandemic. The Queens Economic Development Corporation has asked expert speakers in the areas of Finance, Operations and Marketing to provide guidance as small businesses plan their reopening. Each webinar is designed to provide practical information you need, along with a Q&A session and follow-up materials.
Use this time to plan and prepare. Please take advantage of the expertise our instructors can offer.
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Many businesses think that marketing only means advertising. As effective entrepreneurs know, however, customers are more interested and loyal to businesses whose marketing content provides value. Learn how to create content that will keep your costumers coming back to you.Find out more »
About the Webinar:
Ready? Set. Go! is a 90-minute free workshop that takes you all the things you need to think about when going into business. It provides a general overview of what it takes to start a business; legal considerations and what it takes to fund a new venture.
About the Speakers:
Thomas Farrell is a lawyer with a great deal of experience with contracts, employment matters, and regulatory compliance. He offers a combination of programs and practices to owners of small- and medium-sized businesses, largely designed to prevent them from being sued or from being investigated by government agencies.
Roy Pellicano ran an IT services company for over 15 years working with small and mid-sized businesses across all industries, from the single computer Mom & Pop to the 63 location company. In addition to supporting IT, Roy advises business teams developing and implementing strategy across the business lifecycle from start-up to exit, including how to implement business and technology transformation.Find out more »
A market to celebrate the borough's best makers! Enjoy food, artisans, entertainment. About this event SAVE THE DATE! Saturday, June 25th from 12 PM to 5 PM - The Backlot @ Kaufman Astoria Studios, 36th Street between 35th and 34th Avenue Queens Economic Development Corporation, Kaufman Arts District, and Kaufman Astoria Studios are partnering to present Queens Rises Higher @ Kaufman Arts District! This is an event you won’t want to miss. Queens Rises Higher @ Kaufman Arts…Find out more »