The Wilkes-Barre Connect Honor series held its first event on Thursday, April 12th from 8 AM – 6 PM, in partnership with the Small Business Administration, NEPA Alliance, the Small Business Development Center at Wilkes University, and Northeastern Pennsylvania PTAC.
The SBC Boots to Business Reboot ran from 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM, featuring speakers from the SBDC, NEPA Alliance, PTAC, SCORE, Brian P. Stahl, Esquire, Partner, Hourigan, Kluger & Quinn, P.C, AGEX Financial, CareerLink and more. Then, from 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM, we held a networking mixer that will be open to the public to attend.
The Honor program provides specific trainings and seminars for veterans in order to afford them the opportunity to access the resources they need to successfully grow a business. Honor is a Wilkes-Barre Connect program coordinated by the Allan P. Kirby Center for Free Enterprise and Entrepreneurship.