A summit to help small business owners and entrepreneurs access resources that can help create and expand jobs will convene in two weeks at Riverside County’s administrative center in Riverside.
Sen. Richard Roth will host the Feb. 19 summit, part of the Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development’s Small Business Summit Series. The touring program features presentations about the new California Business Portal, the Governor’s economic development initiatives, the Office of International Affairs, the Office of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Office of Small Business Advocate, California Business Investment Services and California Infrastructure Bank. An expo at the event will feature information about local resources, including services available from the County of Riverside Economic Development and other public and private partners.
The event’s goals are to help local businesses grow and expand by providing access to the numerous programs and services available from resource partners. The program topics include permit assistance and streamlining, site relocation, export assistance, innovation and access to small-business capital. The program also will cover assistance available from state and local government.
The summit, which is free and open to the public, will be held Feb. 19 from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the county building, 4080 Lemon St. in Riverside. To RSVP, please contact Tyler Madary at (951) 680-6750 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org .