Date: Wednesday, October 31, 2018
Time: 9:00am-2:00pm EST
Location: McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center, 2 Institute Drive, Concord
The Office of International Commerce, the U.S. Commercial Services Office and Granite State District Export Council are pleased to present an in-person training on Export Financing by Mr. Mark Leonardi and Mr. Thomas Stapleton, People’s Bank, Ms. Jenny Norris, Meridian Financial Group, alongside Ms. Greta Johansson and Mr. John Joyce, from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). This session will first discuss information on loan programs and products available for small businesses through the SBA and provide a step-by-step guide to completing an application at a bank for these loans. Second, it will highlight potential risks in foreign transactions and how companies can mitigate these risks. Finally, a discussion on the importance of export credit insurance will be reviewed. Please register today to attend and learn about the export loan options that may be available to your business!
*This training will be free of charge, if your company meets SBA’s eligibility requirements to access STEP funding. If your company is not eligible to use STEP, there will be a small fee for this training. Please complete the registration form to determine your cost. Information on the STEP Grant Award will be available Fall 2018.*