Public Relations 101 – Montgomery County

  Do you know the difference between advertising and public relations? How does a company get on the cover of Forbes magazine? What is a press release, do you need one and how much would it cost if you did? Get answers to these questions and more during this informative workshop. Public relations is often confused with advertising, but it’s not the same – far from it. Public relations is actually a service that includes a variety of activities from press release development and media pitching to coordination of media tours and press conferences. It also includes securing speaking engagements and applying for business and industry awards. Sign up today to find out more about each of these elements, what your business might need at this stage in its life cycle and how public relations can actually be a cost-effective and essential element of your overall branding and go-to-market strategies.…

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Orientation to Maryland Women’s Business Center & Supporting Resources – Montgomery County

  Discover how the Maryland Women’s Business Center can support you through business start-up and growth. During this orientation, you will learn about the services and resources we provide to entrepreneurs throughout the state and how we can help YOU grow your business! *Intended Audience: pre-venture, start-up, growth, anyone new to the Maryland Women’s Business Center!   Note Our Policies: No refunds issued for workshops not attended. Walk-ins are accepted in our Montgomery county location (credit cards payment only). You must register through the link above to reserve your seat. Inclement Weather: MWBC Montgomery County follows Rockville City government closings. Delays are assessed on a case-by-case basis and a final decision will be communicated to attendees no later than 2 hours in advance of the course.

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Plan de Negocios Exitoso – Montgomery County

  ¡¡Escriba un plan de Negocio Exitoso!! Un Plan de Negocio es el guía que usted necesita para dirigir su negocio en la dirección correcta y además es un componente esencial de éxito. Este documento es también un elemento clave para asegurar financiamiento bancario o la participación de potenciales inversionistas. Escribir un Plan de Negocios, requiere de un análisis integral que usted podrá aprender en detalle durante este curso. Los tópicos que incluiremos: La misión de la empresa, la visión del negocio y los valores corporativos Investigación y Análisis del mercado y de la industria Estableceremos Metas claras y realistas en el mercadeo de su negocio Estructura organizacional de su negocio y también analizaremos los procesos y operaciones más relevantes de su negocio Análisis Financiero y Proyecciones de ventas Aspectos básicos de la contabilidad y el cumplimiento de los pequeños negocios ** Queremos entrenar a: Pequeños empresarios que se encuentren…

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Maryland Women’s Business Center Hosts Inaugural Awards Luncheon Celebrating Local Business Community

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                    MEDIA CONTACT October 6, 2016                          Jacqueline L., 240-305-2133, jacqueline@marylandwbc.org           Maryland Women’s Business Center Hosts Inaugural Awards Luncheon Celebrating Local Business Community Miko Branch of Miss Jessie’s Delivered Keynote; Awards Recipients Announced Rockville, MD, October 6, 2016 – Today, the Maryland Women’s Business Center (MWBC) held their inaugural Awards Luncheon and Silent Auction at Lakewood Country Club to culminate their fifth anniversary of helping nearly 5,000 women entrepreneurs start, sustain, and grow women-owned enterprises. Event and table sponsors included WSSC, EagleBank, Shulman Rogers, Westat, Maryland Department of Commerce, Woodard & Associates, FEDMINE.US, Miss Jessie’s, Women’s Business Report, mater mea, and Women Empowerment Project, Inc. This year’s Women Entrepreneur of the Year was awarded to Kimberlee Driggs, President of D2, LLC. The runner-up was Susan Mondi Bowen, Founder of Thrive Yoga. Minority Woman Business of the Year was awarded to Houri Tamizifar, Founder of Cynuria…

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