POSTED: Wednesday, July 17, 2013 - 8:30am
UPDATED: Wednesday, July 17, 2013 - 8:34am
BATON ROUGE, LA — The U.S. Small Business Administration’s Louisiana District Office is presenting the Louisiana Veteran-Owned Small Business Conference “Bootstraps to Briefcases” on Thursday, July 18 from 7:30 am to 1 pm at 4655 Sherwood Commons Boulevard (Louisiana Capital Area Chapter of American Red Cross) in Baton Rouge. The event is free and open to the public.
“Bootstraps to Briefcases” will feature presentations on procurement opportunities, business development, and the impact of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) on small businesses. Veterans will have the opportunity to network with contracting officers and other government representatives as well as other small business owners. The event will conclude with a Lender and Financing Forum and discussion panel.
Pre-registration is required. For more information or to register for the event, visit https://www2.lsbdc.org/events.aspx  or call (225) 922-0998.